Finding Affordable Housing in Massachusetts

Welcome to! Here it is easy to find information on Massachusetts low income apartments. Just click on a city in the list of Massachusetts cities below.

Most listings found here are descriptions of affordable housing in Massachusetts. There is a range of options for the low income renter seeking housing in Massachusetts, including listings of housing types sponsored by Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and properties sponsored by state or local housing authorities.

Some apartments listed here will require prospective residents to meet income eligibility requirements and other guidelines specific to a housing authority, and other properties will be open to all residents needing Massachusetts low income apartments.

The listings are not comprehensive for each geographic area, but we do strive to provide as many listings as available per city in Massachusetts. Our goal is to match each website user with as many affordable housing opportunities as possible.

We welcome user reviews and corrections of property listings. It is also our desire to meet your information needs. If you need help, please do not hesitate to contact us. You should be able to find affordable housing in Massachusetts without paying too much!

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  • Quaker Hill
    Multi-Family Housing Rental (for Elderly)
    • Byfield, MA - 01922
    • (978) 462-3422
  • Watermill Apartments
    Affordable Housing Apartments (for Family)
    • Leominster, MA - 01453
    • (978) 840-1420
  • Live 155
    Affordable Housing Apartments (for Family)
    • Northampton, MA - 01060
    • (413) 233-1705
    Enjoy the shopping, dining and entertainment of downtown Northampton. Conveniently located on the Manhan bike path and across Pleasant Street from the Northampton Amtrak platform. PVTA bus service to Leeds, Williamsburg, Easthampton and Holyoke is available on Pleasant Street in front of Live 155. It’s a short walk to bus service to Hadley, Amherst and the University of Massachusetts, as well as to Peter Pan bus service to Springfield, Hartford, Boston and New York City. Features of Live 155 include: 27 studio apartments, 43 one-bedroom apartments; Heat, air conditioning and electricity included in rent; Tenant laundry rooms on each floor; Flexible meeting space for use by tenants; All-electric heating/cooling with 100kW solar energy system; 2,300 square feet of retail space. Live 155 consists of 23 Market Rate and 47 subsidized units. The subsidized units are rented to individuals and families at or below 60% Area Median Income.
  • The Lumber Yard
    Affordable Housing Apartments (for Family)
    • Northampton, MA - 01060
    • (413) 233-1705
    A mixed use, mixed income development at the gateway into the heart of Northampton, The Lumber Yard will provide families and individuals with the opportunity to live in one of the area’s most desirable communities. A co-development between Valley Community Development and Way Finders. Offering access to the cultural, commercial, educational, and transportation opportunities of a small, vibrant city, The Lumber Yard apartments highlight the values and ideals of the surrounding community. The former Northampton Lumber Company property was transformed into 55 one, two, and three-bedroom apartments with approximately 5,400 square feet of commercial space on Pleasant Street. 43 apartments are available for households at or below 60% of Area Median Income and 12 for households at or below 30% Area Median Income (with project-based rental assistance subsidies). Preference for homeless families and individuals and those at risk of homelessness applies for six of the apartments. 7 apartments are equipped for the hearing-impaired with 5 of them being fully wheelchair-accessible. Features of the Lumber Yard include: Heat, hot water, cooking, and electricity included in rent; 14 one-bedroom apartments, 34 two-bedroom apartments, 7 three-bedroom apartments; Close to bike path; Laundry facilities on-site; Elevator; Private meeting/function space available for resident use; 5 fully wheelchair-accessible apartments equipped for the hearing-impaired; 2 additional apartments equipped for the hearing-impaired; Non-smoking; PVTA bus stop in front of building; Amtrak service nearby; Limited on-site parking.
  • The Village At 815 Main Street
    Affordable Housing Apartments (for Family)
    • Wareham, MA - 02571
    • (508) 295-3598
    The Village at 815 Main Street offers affordable housing for individuals and families with moderate incomes. The benefit to Residents living in our apartments and townhomes are rents much lower than area market rates and we have a wonderful neighborhood feeling!