State Sanitary Code & Regulations

Housing Inspection Form-Minimum Requirements

Housing Inspection Form-Comprehensive

Tenant, Landlord Rights and Responsibilities

Legal Remedies for Tenants of Residential Housing 

Are you struggling with rent or mortgage payments because of Covid 19?” Help is available.

What is the requirement for temperature in a rental apartment?

Housing & Shelter Programs

Flooding/Storm Fact Sheet

Hoarding Resources

Northshore Center for Hoarding and Decluttering

BYLAW for the Improvement of Unsafe Structures or Property and the Maintenance of Vacant Buildings


Animal & Insect Control

Bats In Your Home

Rodent Control Prevention Suggestions

Problem Animal Control Agents & Districts

Bed Bug Info (EPA)

Bed Bugs – Frequently Asked Questions

What’s Working for Bed Bug Control in Multifamily Housing

Bed Bug Information Sheet for Apartment Company Managers and Staff

Bed Bug Treatment: What You Should Expect

Bed Bug News, Information, Activism and Support



Asbestos & Construction/Demolition Notifications

Asbestos Resources (EPA)

Asbestos Resources (DLS)



Lead – Frequently Asked Questions

Lead Resources (EPA)

Massachusetts Lead Law & Legal Documents

How Do I Know If My Home Has Lead Paint?

Paint Removal – Lead Safety and Deleading



Mold & EPA-Moisture In Your Home (FAQ)

CDC-Facts about Mold (FAQ)



Radon In Massachusetts

Radon Mapping

Testing Your Home for Radon