How to Apply


The 4 and 5-bedroom and Family Accessible Apartment waiting lists are open. Click here to download the application.

You will receive an acknowledgement of the receipt of your application in approximately 30 days. The receipt will have a Control Number and the approximate time of your wait.

Completed preliminary applications may be mailed, faxed or emailed with signature, or brought to the main office, 90 Longwood Avenue.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to call us at 617-277-1885 or visit us at our main office, 90 Longwood Avenue. 

Are You Eligible for Family Public Housing?

Income Requirements

  • Applicant income (including income from assets) cannot be greater than the “Low” line shown below.  These income limits are adjusted annually.

Additional Considerations

  • The BHA checks the following for all applicant household members:

    • Credit report (18+)

    • Landlord history (18+)

    • Criminal history (14+ and any Personal Care Assistant)

(617) 277-2022

90 Longwood Ave #1, Brookline, MA 02446, USA