Introducing the Brockton Housing Partnership & Buy Brockton Mortgage Program
Welcome to the Brockton Housing Partnership, your resource for buying a home in Brockton. Located in Plymouth County, bordering Bristol and Norfolk Counties, Brockton is just 30 minutes south of Boston. Known as the “City of Champions”, Brockton is home to boxing greats Rocky Marciano and Marvin Hagler as well as a host of successful sports programs run within Brockton High School. It offers a wide variety of options for those looking to call Brockton home.
Brockton is a bustling city with three large hospitals, four golf courses, diverse dining options, and a variety of cultural attractions including the Fuller Craft Museum, the Brockton Historical Society Museums, Campanelli “Rox” Stadium, Brockton Symphony Orchestra, and more. Come discover why 100,000 people choose to live, work and stay in Brockton.
The Brockton Housing Partnership is a public/private partnership with the City of Brockton, civic groups and organizations, and businesses who are working together to promote the greater good of Brockton. The goal of this initiative is to showcase the amazing groups and organizations that help to support this growing and diverse population.
The Buy Brockton Mortgage Program is a collaborative effort by the Brockton Housing Partnership’s lender members and MassHousing to encourage home ownership in the City of Champions. Working with local non-profits who offer down payment and closing cost assistance, home buyer education and tax return preparation, the lenders offer a discounted fixed-rate mortgage with special underwriting. The intent of the Buy Brockton Mortgage Program is to offer safe, affordable and sustainable housing opportunities to those who want to purchase a home in the city.
But the Buy Brockton is more, much more. Brockton offers shopping experiences from small “mom and pop” shops:
Cindy's Kitchen : All natural salad dressings, dips and sauces - Pure isn't simple.
Fusion Dolls : Celebrating diversity with multi-cultural dolls.
Brockton Beer Company : Brockton Beer Company was started by five families that happened to meet by chance in a city that puts diversity and community at the core of its foundation.
Mattress Maker of New England : With over 30 years of experience and cutting edge manufacturing capabilities, we are your premier mattress provider.
White’s Bakery & Cafe : The love of family is what makes White’s Bakery and Cafe what it is.
to large national chains, ethnic markets to regional supermarkets, restaurants with a variety of ethnic choices, annual festivals, family parks, a solid school system and local health care. There are numerous civic, religious and non-profit groups that will welcome you as you become a part of this culturally, inclusive community.
Please browse the site to learn more about what Brockton has to offer. Check out our “useful links” page for more information.