Affordable Housing Program

The intent of the Melrose Affordable Housing Corporation is to provide affordable housing units to low and moderate income families and individuals who desire to reside in the City of Melrose.

Eligibility is based on income and a demonstrated ability to comply with all lease provisions through favorable past housing history and a credit check. As a standard, rent should not exceed 30 – 40% of an applicant household’s income, determination will be made on a case by case basis.

Preferences are granted to persons who currently reside or work in Melrose.

To download an application, click here.

Melrose Affordable Housing Corporation Properties

124 Grove Street

Multi-family home with three 2-bedroom units

35 Hurd Street

Multi-family home with four 2-bedroom units and two 1-bedroom units

85 West Wyoming

Multi-family home with one 3-bedroom unit, one 2-bedroom unit and one 1-bedroom unit

18 Holbrook Court

Multi-family home with three 1-bedroom units