Frost Terrace Accepting Applications for Affordable Rental Units


Rendering of Frost Terrace

A new, affordable 40-unit apartment building in Cambridge is now accepting applications for rental units, which will be filled through a lottery process. The building, Frost Terrace, is located at 1785-1791 Massachusetts Avenue in the heart of Porter Square. It includes a studio, one, two, and three-bedroom apartments, and three fully accessible units. Section 8 voucher holders are welcome to apply.

Frost Terrace features energy-efficiency appliances and sustainable design, outdoor green space and patio, electric vehicle charging stations, and indoor & outdoor bike parking. The units in the building will be permanently affordable to low and moderate households.

The deadline for Frost Terrace rental applications has been extended to February 12, 2021, followed by a lottery. Lottery results will be finalized in early March with an anticipated move-in date of Spring 2021.  

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Frost Terrace is developed by Capstone Communities LLC and Hope Real Estate Enterprises LLC with support from the City of Cambridge. The building's lottery process is overseen by Trinity Management. 

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