As part of Metro Housing|Boston’s mission to help individuals and families find and retain decent, affordable housing, a listing service is provided at no charge to both tenants and property owners.


BEWARE of scams and fraudulent listings. Metro Housing offers this platform as a convenience for owners and renters to connect with each other, however there is no guarantee of their accuracy. Renters are encouraged to do their own research and due diligence when conducting a housing search. Metro Housing assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of the information on individual listings.

Avoid scams and DO NOT wire funds (e.g. Western Union), or rent a unit sight unseen.


Please note: As a condition of using this service, brokers, realtors, salespersons and other property owner representatives agree to not charge any fees (Including broker or realtor fees, holding and processing fees, and other fees unrelated to the leasing process) to prospective tenants.

If you are asked to pay any fees, please contact Property Owner Services Manager Jennifer Shaw at or 617.425.6637. Do not contact Jennifer for housing search assistance. 

If you are a property owner and wish to list an apartment, please complete our List an Apartment form.

If you are a tenant and need assistance with housing-related resources, please contact our Housing Hub’s Resource Line at 617.425.6700 or at