This notice is to inform you that the Somerville Housing Authority (SHA)'s waiting list for the Standard State Family Public Housing for the one (1), two (2) and three (3) bedroom along with the Standard Federal Family Public Housing for the one (1), two (2), three (3) waiting list will remain CLOSED until October 15, 2015. The SHA will continue accepting EMERGENCY applications for the State and Federal Family Public Housing waiting list. Click for more information

Somerville Housing Authority

Welcome to the Somerville Housing Authority web site.

We provide access to subsidized housing for eligible low and moderate-income families and elderly and are proud of the quality of our residential communities and surrounding services. Overseeing more than 1400 units of affordable in Somerville Massachusetts the employees of the Somerville Housing Authority have built a reputation for providing all SHA residents with the highest standards of decent, safe and sanitary housing. We are proud of the achievements of excellence, professionalism, performance and response our staff demonstrates on a daily basis serving all residents of the SHA and the city.

We hope your experience with the Somerville Housing Authority is beneficial.


Joseph Macaluso
SHA Executive Director