Multi Residential

Contract Helps Facilitate Newport Affordable Housing

Housing Authority of Newport

Newton, MA – Barkan Compliance Solutions (BCS), an affiliate of Barkan Management Company and a provider of regulatory compliance services to developers, owners, and managers of affordable housing, has been selected to provide recertification and compliance services for approximately 200 LIHTC, HOME, and Project Based Section 8 public housing units owned and managed by the Newport Housing Authority of Newport, R.I.

BCS will also work with the authority’s staff to help process and qualify applicants for housing.

The mission of the Newport Housing Authority is “to provide decent, safe, sanitary, affordable housing and to promote home ownership, economic development, and economic self-sufficiency for public housing residents and a living environment free from discrimination and crime.” The Housing Authority of the City of Newport currently serves over 2,500 people.