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Housing

The Mayor's Office of Housing is responsible for developing affordable housing, housing the homeless, and managing the City’s real estate. We also work to ensure that renters and homeowners can find, maintain, and stay in their homes.

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Housing Programs Income and Rent Limits

Income limits are based on household size and a percentage of the annual average income for the Boston area. These limits are set annually and subject to change. Housing programs qualify applicants based on their household income.

HUD INCOME AND RENT LIMITS

Rent Stabilization: Join the Conversation

The Mayor has formed a Rent Stabilization Advisory Committee to make recommendations on strategies to stabilize Boston rents and protect tenants from displacement. The Mayor's Office of Housing is hosting listening sessions to hear community perspectives.

LEARN MORE ON THE RENT STABILIZATION WEBPAGE

Learn more about the Mayor's Office of Housing

Find information on our programs, who we are, and what we strive for. 

Learn more about the Office of Housing
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