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Affordable Housing In Massachusetts

There are 1,906 low income housing apartment complexes which contain 162,716 affordable apartments for rent in Massachusetts. Many of these rental apartments are income based housing with about 115,845 apartments that set rent based on your income. Often referred to as "HUD apartments", there are 62,786 Project-Based Section 8 subsidized apartments in Massachusetts. There are 75,875 other low income apartments that don't have rental assistance but are still considered to be affordable housing for low income families.

Affordable Apartments in Massachusetts

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250 Broadway
Revere, Massachusetts
Broadway Tower is a 95 unit low income housing apartment community that provides 1-2 bedroom apartments for rent in Revere. Rents at Broadway Tower are $925-1,195.
Apartments in this community are not rent subsidized. However, this apartment community has rents considered affordable for low income families in Revere.
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Accepts Housing Choice Vouchers
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235 Revere Street
Revere, Massachusetts
Friendly Garden Co-op is a 107 unit low income housing apartment community that provides St.-1 bedroom apartments for rent in Revere. Rents at Friendly Garden Co-op are Income Based.
Some or all apartments in this community are rent subsidized, which means rent is income based.
Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly
Project Based Rental Assistance
Senior (62+)
Accessible Units
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152 Manca Drive
Gardner, Massachusetts
Olde English Village is a 200 unit low income housing apartment community that provides 1-4 bedroom apartments for rent in Gardner. Rents at Olde English Village are $616-1,229.
Some or all apartments in this community are rent subsidized, which means rent is income based.
Project-Based Section 8
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Project Based Rental Assistance
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195 Hildreth Street #50
Lowell, Massachusetts
Parkside Village is a 99 unit low income housing apartment community that provides St.-2 bedroom apartments for rent in Lowell. Rents at Parkside Village are $665-935.
Apartments in this community are not rent subsidized. However, this apartment community has rents considered affordable for low income families in Lowell.
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Accepts Housing Choice Vouchers
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451 Blackbrook Dr
Lowell, Massachusetts
Redwood Terrace is a 151 unit low income housing apartment community that provides 2-3 bedroom apartments for rent in Lowell. Rents at Redwood Terrace are $1,250-1,425.
Apartments in this community are not rent subsidized. However, this apartment community has rents considered affordable for low income families in Lowell.
Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Accepts Housing Choice Vouchers
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Counties In Massachusetts

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CountyApartmentsServed By
Essex County179The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Essex County is the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.
Suffolk County272The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Suffolk County is the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.
Hampshire County32The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hampshire County is the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.
Bristol County125The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Bristol County is the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.
Norfolk County79The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Norfolk County is the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.
Franklin County18The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Franklin County are the Franklin County Regional Housing Authority, Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development and Massachusetts Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Centralized Waiting List.
Worcester County182The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Worcester County is the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.
Barnstable County44The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Barnstable County are the Barnstable Housing Authority and Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.
Middlesex County315The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Middlesex County is the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.
Dukes County10The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dukes County is the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.
Plymouth County63The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Plymouth County is the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.
Hampden County194The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hampden County is the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.
Berkshire County164The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Berkshire County is the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.
Nantucket County2The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Nantucket County is the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development.