VHO Partners

A HOUSING PARTNERSHIP

The Island Housing Trust works closely with several Island housing organizations below who are housed at the Vineyard Housing Office located at 326 State Road in Vineyard Haven (behind Craig’s Bicycles).

Developer, Steward & Fundraiser

Island Housing Trust is a non-profit developer and steward of affordable housing, both rental and ownership.  Partnering with Island towns, land conservation organizations, and other housing organizations located at the Vineyard Housing Office, the Island Housing Trust secures land, project funding, and working capital from individuals and foundations, as well as competitive grants from local and state agencies.

Rental Management & Homebuyer Services

Dukes County Regional Housing Authority is a public agency that serves as the Island Housing Trust’s rental property manager and provides services to prospective homebuyers.

Builder & Lender

Habitat for Humanity of Martha’s Vineyard Chapter partners with the Island Housing Trust to build ownership housing on Island Housing Trust land. Habitat utilizes volunteer labor and donation of materials and money to build and rehabilitate affordable housing.