MapState News:

EOY Documentation is due 3/15 each year. A mass email was sent to all EOY contacts on 12/21/16. If you would like your name added to the EOY list, please email Edward Clark at [email protected]

2016 EOY Letter to the Owner

2016 Owners Certification

2016 EOY Spectrum Status Report Software

March 13, 2017

VAWA and LIHTC Compliance While LIHTC is considered a covered program under VAWA, legislation has not been enacted to incorporate it into Section 42 of the IRC. There is no enforcement mechanism in place at this time.

Despite this, Spectrum expects LIHTC properties to incorporate compliance with VAWA requirements into their day to day operations.

March 10, 2017

We will post notification here when HUD issues updated income limits.

2016 income limits

Novogradac Rent and Income Calculator


If you have a suggestions, please send them to Edward Clark at [email protected]


Spectrum has been supporting and promoting affordable housing in Massachusetts for over 12 years. We’re proud of our commitment to serve your communities and we’re proud to work both for you and with you to meet the needs of those most at risk. Our job is to ensure affordable apartments are rented to households truly qualified for them, and to ensure these homes are as safe, secure, and well maintained as they can be.

The Massachusetts portfolio of Low Income Housing Tax Credit Properties consists of over 600 hundred properties covering all parts of the state. Almost 40,000 apartments have been made available to persons and families in need of a place to call home.

There are over 100 Management companies involved.

The Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) oversees the LIHTC program.