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NOTICE: Federal Family Public Housing
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The Somerville Housing Authority announces the re-opening of its Federal (2 bedroom units) Family Public Housing Wait List for the purpose of adding to the current wait list. The SHA has 215 federal family units with No Current Vacancies.

AVISO: Asistencia de Vivienda Publica Familiar con fondos Federales
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Re-apertura de su Lista de Espera de Vivienda Pública Familiar con fondos Federales (de 2 habitaciones) con el propósito de agregar a la lista de espera actual.

NOTIS: Lojman Piblik Fédéral Pou Fanmi
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Anonsé ré-ouvèti (2 chanm akouché) Lojman Piblik Fédéral pou Fanmi yo yon fason pou ajouté nan list datant la aktyèl la. SHA genyen 215 apatman Fédéral pou Fanmi ki pa genyen okenn ladan yo ki disponib.

Our Offices are open to the public as of 6/15/21. Please be prepared to wear a mask at all times on the interior of administrative offices if you are not fully vaccinated. The mail slot will also remain open for your convenience

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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