Affordable Housing Resources

Affordable Housing Resources

How to Apply for Affordable Housing in Brookline

For information on how to apply for affordable housing opportunities in Brookline, go to the Town of Brookline’s Affordable Housing page.

For information and/or an application to be mailed, contact:

Ewana Lindo-Smith
Housing & Community Planning
Interim Acting Housing & Community Planning Director, Community Development Administrator

To sign up for e-notification of new affordable housing opportunities in Brookline, go to:

Notify Me®
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Scroll-down to the “Brookline Housing Authority Email List”
Select how you prefer to receive (email or phone notification).

Rentals and Homeownership/40B Units

For Existing Funding Programs for Home Improvements, view this document.

Brookline Housing Authority

The Brookline Housing Authority owns and operates nearly one thousand affordable apartments. It also provides access to rental assistance,

Housing Navigator MA

No matter what your income level is, use the Housing Navigator Massachusetts website to find Affordable housing opportunities throughout Massachusetts.
Begin your search here.

Metro Housing Boston

Metro Housing Boston is a large regional agency that manages a number of rental assistance programs, including Housing Choice Vouchers ( HCV also known as Section 8) and the RAFT program that provides emergency assistance.

Metro West Collaborative Development

Regional community development agency that both develops affordable housing and provides access to emergency assistance. MWCD has a “Ready Renter” program that assists in the application process for affordable rentals and holds regular “housing clinics” to assist in the search process.