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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  • Academy Street Apartments
    Affordable Housing Apartments (for Family)
    • Fitchburg, MA - 01420
    • (978) 400-0164
  • Mclaughlin House
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Disabled)
    • North Reading, MA - 01864
    • (781) 937-3199
    Supportive Living offers supportive housing and professional care services to survivors of brain injury at McLaughlin House, which is located in North Reading, Mass. With a home-like atmosphere and individualized support services, McLaughlin House provides survivors with supportive yet independent-living accommodations. McLaughlin House features: Eight barrier-free units, consisting of a private bedroom and bathroom; Common kitchen, dining room, family room and activity spaces; Common areas including an outdoor patio, large lawn and front porch
  • Riverside Village
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family)
    • Leominster, MA - 01453
    • (978) 534-4522
    Riverside Village is a family-oriented apartment community consisting of 26 buildings situated on 36 attractively landscaped acres. There are 78 one-bedroom units, 183 two bedroom units and 51 three bedroom units. Four of these units are handicap-accessible for residents with physical mobility impairments. In addition to one maintenance staff member residing on site, the property employs an after-hours patrol each evening for the convenience of the residents. The community is ideally located in close proximity to restaurants, schools, colleges, retail business, and a large hospital. Residents of this suburban community enjoy the option of either using public transportation or the ease of having plenty of off street parking located on site if they prefer to own their own vehicle. Riverside Village features a large community room with kitchen for a variety of social, educational, and recreational activities. Partnering with local agencies, many activities are available for children and adults of the community. Most popular is an annual summer camp, Girl Scouts, and a weekly chess club. There are seasonal arts and crafts, homework help sessions, and cultural opportunities through special presentations at the community room. In addition to organized programs, the residents enjoy seasonal use of a full size swimming pool and a wading pool with certified lifeguards. There is a large, handicap accessible playground, as well as numerous areas featuring slides, swings, and other playground style equipment. A full basketball court and two tennis courts are well maintained and well-used by residents. Most popular is the spacious grassy picnic area with grills and seating for outdoor barbeques under the canopy of mature shade trees. A community garden is located at the rear of the property with 12 well-used plots and plans to double in the coming years. Training, supplies, and support are provided to participants by a local agency. The management office is located on site for ease in communication for the residents and includes a dedicated resident services coordinator. The maintenance staff is well trained and highly responsive to the needs of the diverse resident community. Emergency maintenance is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Each building in the community features keyed entrances with intercom system that allow all residents to identify guests before allowing access. Laundry rooms with carded payment systems are located in the first floor of each building for convenience of the residents. All units are accessed through interior hallways. The typical unit design provides two bedrooms, a dining area, living room, galley-style kitchen, and full bath. All apartments come fully applianced including dishwasher. The New England Affordable Housing Management Association has recognized Riverside Village as a Community of Quality. A Community of Quality is certified as having achieved a high standard of excellence in the way they are managed, the services they provide residents, the experience and training of personnel, and other criteria. Riverside Village is a smoke-free community and grounds.
  • Sherwood Village
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Elderly)
    • Natick, MA - 01760
    • (508) 651-1811
  • Clarksburg Residence
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Disabled)
    • Clarksburg, MA - 01247
    • (413) 785-5285