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Are you currently searching for reasonable housing in Cambridge? The Housing Division offers both rental and possession possibilities. That need considering of these programs, you have to complete and sign up together with all needed supporting documentation. Applications are recognized on the moving basis.

To understand more about affordable rental and homeownership in Cambridge, please do the following:

  • Search this website by selecting among the sections below. You will find pages of information on this web site, including program guidelines, application forms, Faq’s, contact names, and much more.
  • Attend among the information sessions concerning the city’s rental and homeownership programs. Click the link more details along with a schedule of the present sessions.
  • For those who have additional questions, please click this current email address and send the questions you have towards the Housing Division. Or else you may call the Housing Division at 617/349-4622.
  • Wheeler Street

    Make an application for Rental Housing

    The Housing Division administers the Rental Applicant Pool. The swimming pool selects tenants to rent units produced with the City’s Inclusionary Zoning Ordinance. The unit can be found through the city in independently owned mixed-earnings developments.

  • 157 Pleasant Street

    Make an application for Possession Housing

    The Housing Division offers several programs for applicants thinking about buying an inexpensive home in Cambridge. The Homeownership Resale Pool can be used to pick buyers for reasonable units once the current owner decides to sell. Recently developed homeownership units, when available, are offered via a lottery processes administered through the Housing Division.

    Please get more information at other available units, including choices for homeownership.

  • Jackson Gardens

    Other Housing Possibilities

    Additionally to programs offered with the Housing Division, there are more affordable housing options in Cambridge. Included in this are rental units of local non-profits public housing and Section 8 vouchers offered with the Cambridge Housing Authority and independently-owned affordable housing developments. Additionally, you will find possession possibilities offered directly through non-profit developers.

  • 125 Harvard St


    HomeBridge is really a program to help first-time homebuyers to buy a house in Cambridge. Qualified buyers receive financial help for part of the cost of the house as a swap, they enter an inexpensive housing restriction.

For Applicants

  • Credit 101 Workshop
  • Rental Applicant Pool
  • Homeownership Resale Pool
  • Other Available Units


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