Mary D. Stone Apartments Begins Lottery Pre-Application Period

by | May 28, 2021

(Auburn, Massachusetts) – Pennrose and the Town of Auburn are pleased to announce that Mary D. Stone Apartments has opened its lottery pre-application period. The community is located on a 1.39-acre parcel and is a renovation of the 3-story 1920s era historic Mary D. Stone school building and construction of a new addition. The development will include 55 total units comprised of studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments. Eighty percent of the units will be for seniors at or below 60% of the area median income (AMI). The additional 20% of units will be at market rate rents. There are also seven studio, one-, and two-bedroom accessible units. Community amenities include a community room, meeting room, laundry rooms, and on-site parking.

Pre-applications are available for download at and can be picked up at the entrance of the site at 10 Church Street in Auburn, MA. Individuals can request a paper pre-application be mailed to them by emailing the off-site leasing office at or calling 508.456.8195. The pre-application is also available upon request in Spanish.

All pre-applications must be mailed via U.S. Mail to P.O Box 281, Doylestown, PA 18901. Pre-applications for the lottery must be postmarked by July 17, 2021 and must be completed in its entirety to be accepted.

In lieu of a public information session, a video is available at that includes all information about Mary D. Stone Apartments, the pre-application process, and the public lottery. The lottery will take place on Wednesday, August 4, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. via Facebook Live. A link to the live lottery and subsequent recording will be available on Applicants are not required to join the event. Lottery numbers will be mailed to applicants following the live lottery. Following the lottery, if selected, applicants will be required to complete the full application for residency.

For questions or assistance with the application process please email or call 508-659-2871.