1055 Cambridge Street Lottery

The application period for the lottery opportunity at 1055 Cambridge Street is now closed.

The City of Cambridge Community Development Department offered a homeownership lottery to select buyers for three affordable condominiums located at 1055 Cambridge Street. 

There are two 2-bedroom units and one 3-bedroom condominiums available at this property.

 Building exterior 


Income-eligible, first-time homebuyers interested in purchasing an affordable unit through this lottery process were able to apply until the deadline of Monday, April 29, 2024 at 8:00 PM.

All units are subject to resale, limited equity, and residency restrictions. Preference will be given to Cambridge residents, veterans, and families with children.


Lottery Information and Qualifying Guidelines

Read details about the lottery eligibility criteria, required documentation, and selection process [PDF]. 

Application Deadline

The application deadline was Monday, April 29, 2024 at 8:00 PM.   

Informational Video

Household Income Eligibility Guidelines and Unit Pricing

         Maximum Income Eligibility Guidelines      Unit Pricing      

  *For more information on monthly housing costs, download a PDF of detailed lottery information.

1055 Cambridge Street Lottery Information Session

Community Development Department staff offered a virtual information session on Thursday, March 28, 2024 from 6-7 pm via Zoom. If you missed the information session, you can learn more by watching a video overview of the 1055 Cambridge Street lottery opportunity (12 minutes).

Lottery Flyer

Download a copy of the flyer for this lottery opportunity in the following languages:

EnglishEspañolPortuguêsবাংলা (Bangla)አማርኛ (Amharic)| (Arabic)عربى 中文 (Chinese)|Kreyòl ayisyen (Haitian Creole| Francais



View Frequently Asked Questions

For other questions, please contact the Housing Division at 617-349-4622 or homeownership@cambridgema.gov before the application deadline.


Language Interpretation or Technical Support

If you need assistance completing the online application or require language interpretation, please contact homeownership@cambridgema.gov or (617) 349-4622.