The Machon is a mixed-income senior community – income qualifications and rent restrictions apply. A 55+ affordable apartment community, The Machon in Swampscott, Massachusetts offers the comfort and ease of apartment living with all of the thoughtful finishing touches that make this a wonderful place to call home.
Originally built in the 1920’s, The Machon Elementary School, has been transformed into 38 one bedroom apartment homes. The original architectural detail has been preserved as well as a new addition created. Each apartment home has been designed with seniors in mind, and The Machon offers living like no other with plentiful community amenities and programming that will provide residents with opportunities to lead active lifestyles.
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Local preference for those who live, work or have children in Swampscott schools. Preference for 62+
**Rent determined by PHA based on applicant’s income.
Minimum income requirements do not apply to households with housing assistance.
Income, asset, use & occupancy restrictions apply. Preferences apply. Selection by lottery. Income limits based on HUD guidelines and subject to change. For more info, language assistance, or reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities, please call 617.691.0158 or email.
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Income limits as of 4/1/20
AMI = Area Median Income
In an abundance of caution, and based on current CDC guidance, the information session is available online.
» Virtual Information Session
ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN February 24, 2021
To be held virtually on 03/05/21
What to bring for the Interview?
» Required Documents