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Somerville Housing Authority Federal Elderly Public Housing Waitlist

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30 Memorial Road, Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
Telephone (617) 625-1152 Fax (617) 628-7057 TDD (617) 628-8889

Federal Elderly Public Housing Waitlist

The Somerville Housing Authority announces the Federal Elderly Public Housing Wait List is open for ALL 1 and 2 bedrooms. The SHA has 369 federal elderly units.

Applications may be obtained at the Somerville Housing Authority at 30 Memorial Road or 530 Mystic Avenue in Somerville, MA 02145.

If you would like to have an application mailed to you, or if you have any questions, please call our office at (617) 625-1152. You can also access the application on our website at If you are a person with disabilities, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • The applicant or Head of Household must be age 62 or older, or between age 18 and 61 and meet the HUD definition of a disabled individual.
  • At least one (1) family member must be a US citizen, U.S. National or non-citizen with eligible immigration status
  • The applicant and all members of the applicant’s household must disclose the complete and accurate social security number (SSN) assigned to each household member, and the documentation necessary to verify each SSN (Except noncitizens who do not contend eligible immigration status)
  • A household’s total gross income may not exceed the following limits:

1 Person Household: $78,300
2 Person Household: $89,500
3 Person Household: $100,700
4 Person Household: $111,850
5 Person Household: $120,800
6 Person Household: $129,750
7 Person Household: $138,700
8 Person Household: $147,650

Applications will be ranked on the wait list by date and time of application and in accordance with established preference categories.

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