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Before you start the application, you’ll need to do the following:

1. Gather Household Information:
Social Security Numbers, Annual income, Names & Dates of Birth

2. Review BHA’s Housing Options:
Public Housing | Project Based Section 8 | Other Project Based

3. Review Eligibility Requirements:
Review eligibility criteria for the programs and the income limits to see if you qualify.

Additional Information

Additional Assistance: If you require assistance completing this application, please call (617) 988-3400 or email

FAQs: Review other Frequently Asked Questions about the application process.

Updates:You will receive communication by mail to notify you when you have come to the top of a list. Failure to respond to BHA communications may result in removal from the waiting list. You must update the BHA each time you have a change in your application or contact information.

Once you are ready to begin, click the Start Here button below.