Claremont Neighborhood Revitalization

Working on the stairs
In 2015, we launched a new program in Claremont to help turn around a struggling inner-city neighborhood bound by Central, Pleasant, Prospect, and Mulberry Streets. In close collaboration with the City of Claremont, Sullivan County, and State of New Hampshire, we are now starting to see the fruits of our labors. Our volunteers work with homeowners in this neighborhood to address urgent home repairs and help with small renovation projects. Studies indicate that by completing just two or ...

Safford Commons – Woodstock, VT

Safford Commons
In partnership with Twin Pines Housing Trust, we will be breaking ground on a new duplex townhome in early 2018. There are currently 28 rental units in Safford Commons and the plan is to construct four duplexes (8 units total) for home ownership. Habitat’s first duplex, a highly energy-efficient structure, will provide affordable housing for two homeowner families. An anonymous grant of $100,000 and mortgage financing through the USDA Rural Development Program are making this project ...