Fair Housing Additional Resources

Gender Identity Guidance
Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (Revised December 5, 2016)

Are You a Victim of Housing Discrimination?
HUD Fair Housing Complaint Form

Creating Lead Safe Communities
a brochure from the Boston Initiative for Lead Safe Housing.

Fair Housing and Civil Right Information
from Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development

Discrimination Against Tenants Receiving Federal, State, or Local Housing Subsidies
an advisory from the Massachusetts Attorney General

Reasonable Accommodations Under the Fair Housing Act
joint statement from the U.S. departments of Justice and Housing and Urban Development

Fair Housing Fact Sheet for Realtors
from Massachusetts Attorney General

Know your rights: What to do if immigration agents (ICE) are at your door
by the American Civil Liberties Union.

For help with fair housing matter please contact the Fair Housing Project by email at fairhousing@metrohousingboston.org or call  (617) 425-6681. You can also contact any of the resources listed below.

Communities we serve

Metro Housing|Boston serves individuals and families, as well property owners, in 30 communities throughout Greater Boston.

  • Arlington
  • Bedford
  • Belmont
  • Boston
  • Braintree
  • Brookline
  • Burlington
  • Cambridge
  • Chelsea
  • Everett
  • Lexington
  • Lynn*
  • Malden
  • Medford
  • Melrose
  • Milton
  • Newton
  • North Reading
  • Quincy
  • Reading
  • Revere
  • Somerville
  • Stoneham
  • Wakefield
  • Waltham
  • Watertown
  • Wilmington
  • Winchester
  • Winthrop
  • Woburn

*Metro Housing|Boston does not administer RAFT, Voucher Programs, or HomeBASE assistance in Lynn. See Lynn Housing Authority.
*In addition to the 30 communities listed above, Metro Housing|Boston administers rental voucher programs in Holbrook, Randolph, and Weymouth. If you are specifically seeking RAFT assistance in those communities,
you must apply instead to Housing Solutions. (http://housingsolutionssema.org).