State Program limits

The following limits apply to our William F. McRae, Marjorie L. Crispin and Congregate units.  At these locations participants are required to contribute 30 % of their adjusted gross income towards rent.  Utilities are included in the rent. These units are for elderly 60 years of age or older and for disabled of any age.

Income Limits

  • One person     $51,150
  • Two                 $58,450
  • Three              $65,750
  • Four                $73,050
  • Five                 $78,900
  • Six                   $84,750
  • Seven              $90,600
  • Eight               $96,450

Application forms

For Universal Standard Application for State-Aided Housing Click Here

For Universal Emergency Standard Application for State-Aided Housing  Click Here

For Universal Emergency Application Instructions Click Here

 For more information or questions – contact us

Massachusetts Rental Voucher Program (MRVP)

Independence Manor – Twenty four units consisting of one and two bedroom units for the elderly (60 years of age or older).

Skyline Drive  – Sixty units consisting of one, two and three bedroom units.  Available for individuals or families of any age. (Wait List Closed) See page “Current Events” for wait list opening information.

Families contribute 40% of their adjusted gross income.

Income Limit

  • One Person  $36,200
  • Two                $41,400
  • Three             $46,550
  • Four               $51,700
  • Five                $55,850
  • Six                  $60,000

An asset limitation applies to the MRVP program.  Applicant total assets cannot exceed $15,000 or one and a half times their gross income.

Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher

Braintree Housing Authority is a participant of the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Centralized Waiting List

Income Limits

  • One Person         $36,200
  • Two                      $41,400
  • Three                   $46,550
  • Four                     $51,700
  • Five                      $55,850
  • Six                        $60,000
  • Seven                   $64,150
  • Eight                    $68,250

 

Effective December 1, 2016, the payment standards for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program are as follows:

Bedroom Size HUD Fair Market Rent Payment Standard
0 $1,253.00 $1,350.00
1 $1,421.00 $1,563.00
2 $1,740.00 $1,895.00
3 $2,182.00 $2,350.00
4 $2,370.00 $2,575.00

Utility allowances – Please contact the Sec. 8 Dept. at 781-848-1484

For more information or questions – contact us.