News Worth Sharing! IHT has Two Houses for Sale!

This August IHT will be selling two, two bedroom homes in Aquinnah. The Dukes County Regional Housing Authority will be conducting a lottery for the houses on June 5, 2018. The Smalley’s Knoll Info Packet Part 1 and Smalley’s Knoll Info Packet Part 2 are ready for review. Anyone interested in applying for this homeownership opportunity should fill out the Smalley’s Knoll Application and submit it to the Duke’s County Regional Housing Authority by 5:00 pm on Friday, April 6, 2018.

Housing Progress on Nantucket

There are many similarities between The Vineyard and the island of Nantucket, including the year-round housing crisis. Year-round and seasonal residents, business leaders and elected officials are all working together to solve the islands housing problems in several creative ways. Read more

Preserving Yellow House

Plans to preserve the Yellow House in Edgartown are under consideration and IHT is meeting with one of the prospective developers to discuss working together to create 3 year-round rental apartments. Read more 

We Exceeded our Year End Fundraising Goal!

Happy New Year everyone.

Our amazing donors came together at the end of the year and contributed over $116,000! The mail and online donations are still coming in. But, so far, a total of 95 donors, more than 1/3 of them first time contributors to IHT, helped us exceed our goal to raise $100,000 to build a forever home for a year-round working island family.

We are so grateful to all of our donors and are humbled by their support of our work and commitment to our mission. We’re looking forward to working even harder in 2018 and, thanks to all of you, we sure are off to a great start!!!!