Housing and Community Development (DHCD)

Housing and Community Development

DHCD oversees funding and resources to help people in Massachusetts live affordably and safely.


Main Office
100 Cambridge St, Suite 300, Boston, MA 02114


Main Office (617) 573-1100
Department of Housing and Community Development

Who we serve

The Department of Housing and Community Development, through its community and business partners, provides affordable housing options, financial assistance, and other support to Massachusetts communities.  We oversee different types of assistance and funding for consumers, businesses, and non-profit partners.

Commonly requested information:

Housing Authorities, Partners and Development Agencies Contact Listings

Commissions and Committees

Legal Resources Information: Regulations, Amendments, and Guidance

Fraud, Waste and Abuse Reporting

Public Records Requests

Open Meeting Notices

Online Web Services Listing


Recent news & announcements


NOFA - Winter 2018 - Affordable Housing Competition for Rental Projects 

11/02/2017 Housing and Community Development

Winter 2018 affordable housing competition for rental projects


Funding Available through DHCD's Economic Prosperity Agenda 

10/10/2017 Housing and Community Development

Notice of Funding Availability


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