Fair Housing resources
We’ll keep this page updated with the latest programs, publications, workshops, and community events that we offer, but there are also many outside resources:
Learn about lead paint
Under Massachusetts law, a homeowner needs to delead a property built before 1978 if a family with a child under six plans to live there. At the same time, a property owner can’t discriminate against families that want to rent a home just because there is lead.
The Boston Initiative for Lead-Safe Communities offers grants to help property owners pay for deleading.