About Us

The Redevelopment Team


Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH) is a Boston-based nonprofit developer, owner and operator of close to 13,000 affordable homes in eleven states and the District of Columbia including nearly 3,500 apartment homes in Massachusetts. POAH’s primary mission is to preserve, create and sustain affordable, healthy homes that support economic security, racial equity and access to opportunity for all.  POAH Communities is our property management company, which oversees more than 100 POAH properties

Urban Spaces

Urban Spaces is an award-winning Cambridge, Massachusetts-based real estate development company that aspires to have a transformational effect on the communities it serves. We develop successful mid-sized residential and commercial projects in urban infill locations that are in close proximity to public transportation, universities, and employment hubs.

DMS Design, llc

DMS Design, llc is an award-winning, full-service architecture and interior design firm that has extensive multi-family housing experience in affordable housing, mixed income, and market rate projects, including low-rise, high-rise, and mixed use buildings with a wide array of interior and exterior amenities.