Apply to Framingham Apartment Waiting Lists

Edmands House

15 Edmands Rd
Framingham, Massachusetts
Rent Assisted

Morton and Etta Shillman House

49 Edmands Rd
Framingham, Massachusetts
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Saxonville Village

1595 Concord Street
Framingham, Massachusetts
Income Based
1-3 BR
Rent Assisted

Framingham Green

136 Maynard Rd
Framingham, Massachusetts
Call For Rent
Studio-1 BR
Rent Assisted

Sherwood Park Apartments

55A Phelps Rd
Framingham, Massachusetts
Call For Rent
2-3 BR
Rent Assisted
Showing Results 1-5

There are 150 low-income apartments in Framingham that offer reduced rents to eligible households. Low-income rents in Framingham, Massachusetts can range from $1,465 to $1,705 depending on the number of bedrooms.

Rental assistance programs support 1,265 low-income homes in Framingham where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on July 13th, 2022. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Framingham, Massachusetts

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
Framingham Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Moving to Work
Massachusetts Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Centralized Waiting List Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Massachusetts Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Framingham.

Framingham, Massachusetts Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Framingham, Massachusetts

Framingham features 1,265 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Framingham, Massachusetts

There are 150 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Framingham.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Framingham, Massachusetts

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Framingham landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Framingham.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Framingham, Massachusetts for a two-bedroom apartment is between $2,372 and $2,899.

2023 Framingham, Massachusetts Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Framingham, Massachusetts Fair Market Rent $2,025 $2,198 $2,635 $3,207 $3,540
Framingham, Massachusetts Payment Standard Range $1,823 to $2,228 $1,978 to $2,418 $2,372 to $2,899 $2,886 to $3,528 $3,186 to $3,894

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Framingham, MA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 14
Total Low Income Apartments 1,415
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 1,265
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Framingham is a city in Middlesex County, Massachusetts with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Framingham are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Framingham

The median gross income for households in Framingham is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Framingham

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Framingham, the AMI is calculated from all households within Middlesex County.

In Framingham, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $149,300

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Framingham

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Framingham

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Framingham AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$31,150 $35,600 $40,050 $44,500 $48,100 $51,650 $55,200 $58,750
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Framingham AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$51,950 $59,400 $66,800 $74,200 $80,150 $86,100 $92,050 $97,950
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Framingham AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$82,950 $94,800 $106,650 $118,450 $127,950 $137,450 $146,900 $156,400