Important Announcement

Metro Housing|Boston is converting to a new tracking software system to better serve our participants and property owners. Because of this conversion, the Leased Housing and Inspection departments will be closed from Monday, February 11 through Friday, February 15. Previously scheduled inspections will take place.


All departments at Metro Housing will be closed on Monday, February 18 in observance of President’s Day. We will re-open on Tuesday, February 19.

Important Announcement

With the news that the partial government shutdown has been lifted, Metro Housing anticipates that we will be able to make all payments for federal vouchers moving forward. If the situation changes, we will post additional information on our website.

Important Announcement

Team Metro Housing is training hard in preparation for the 2019 Boston Marathon. Their participation is made possible by John Hancock’s Marathon Nonprofit Program. Please consider supporting the team in their fundraising goal by visiting

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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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