VIDEO: MaineHousing reduces per-unit cost by 36%


Anastos.MSHA press conf

Peter Anastos, chairman of the MaineHousing Board of Commissioners, and State Treasurer Bruce Poliquin talk about the “astounding” results of new management at MaineHousing, which has driven costs per unit down by 36% and will create 148 more units of affordable housing units than last year. Last year, 177 units were created; this year, 325 will be created at a cost savings of $74,000 less per unit.

This press conference was held December 18, 2012 at MaineHousing’s main office in Augusta. See complete story here.

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