Important Announcements

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR WALK-IN HOURS: Effective May 23,  Metro Housing|Boston has committed all RAFT funds for the current fiscal year and will not be accepting any more RAFT applications or referrals. Other housing services are still available through the Housing Consumer Education Center either by email (, phone (617-425-6700) or walk-ins on Wednesdays (starting at 8:45am) and Fridays (starting at 11:30am). We will send out another update when we receive funds at the start of the next fiscal year on July 1.

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Civil Rights & Fair Housing

Metro Housing|Boston is committed to equal opportunity and access to housing for all by incorporating fair housing principles into all of its services.

We are passionate about families thriving in homes they can afford.

When Stephen suffered a severe stroke last year, his family did not think he was going to make it. Read how Metro Housing and the Home Modification Loan program helped Stephen have a place to call home – within his home. 

Metro Housing|Boston alleviates and prevents homelessness in Greater Boston. We mobilize wide-ranging resources to provide innovative and personalized services that lead families and individuals to housing stability, economic security, and an improved quality of life.

Our highly customized services address a wide range of housing related issues to help residents of Greater Boston who are homeless or at risk of losing their home understand and navigate the public and private services available to them.

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