We direct renters to various websites and places where they can find appropriate housing.
We also work with those renters, who are eligible, to prepare applications for various programs, Section 8 for example.
We will help them to complete the applications and to send it in, always remembering that it is in the client's best interest to do as much of the work as possible.
If looking to apply for subsidized housing you can find a list of all of the housing authorities in the Commonwealth, including their addresses and phone numbers:
If you are a senior and/or disabled, it is recommended to specifically request Senior/Disabled Housing
Affordable Housing-Below Market Rate
affordable housing apartments or below market rent - can be found at MassHousing.com, specifically at
and on the Commonwealth’s rental assistance page on Mass.gov at http://www.mass.gov/hed/housing/rental-assistance/
Market Rate Rentals
A few options for searching include:
www.wickedlocal.com (the local newspapers)
The Fair Housing Act applies to all landlords. Please see: http://www.mass.gov/ago/consumer-resources/your-rights/civil-rights/housing/housing-discrimination.html
To report a fair housing violation