Cambridge Housing Resources


City of Cambridge, DHSP Multi-Service Center (MSC), and Community Development Department

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The City of Cambridge can help address concerns and questions about housing resources, tenants, homeowners, landlords and property management companies, and court-related information.

Optional registration

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Registration is not required. Please read through our Frequently Asked Questions and Tips posted on the City of Cambridge website to see our answers to common questions:

If your question is still not answered, please reach out to us by phone or email.


This Program is free!


The program serves people at their homes or wherever it is needed or online.

  • Only virtual (online or over the phone).

Dates and Times

This is an ongoing program.

Please leave your name, phone number, and a brief description of your question if prompted to leave a voicemail. We will return your call as soon as possible.

Additional information

During this public health crisis, we want to assure you that the City of Cambridge is working hard to ensure that all of our residents stay safe and healthy. In order to address the many concerns regarding housing and housing related needs, the Community Development Department, The Department of Human Services' Multi Service Center, and the City’s Housing Liaison are working together to stay up to date on all court related information and to respond to your questions and concerns. We understand that this crisis affects us all. We hope by working together we will keep our homes and our community intact.


Maura Pensak

Housing Liaison to the City Manager


Chris Cotter

Housing Director, Community Development Department

If you or someone you know has a housing question or need, please do not hesitate to contact us at these numbers.

Maria Melo is also fluent in Portuguese and Spanish for people that prefer to speak in these languages.

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Last updated April 29, 2024.