Resources for Finding Housing in Boston

Housing Resources in the Boston Area

WJC Community Bulletin Board

In addition to the resources listed below, William James College students often post housing needs on William James College’s electronic housing board. To access the housing board click here.





Realtor Websites

Here is a list of websites and telephone numbers of realtors with property information in the area (Please be aware that most realtors will charge a fee for their services):

Vanguard Realty

Metro Realty Corporation

Nationwide Realtor locator

Coldwell Banker in Cambridge toll free in the USA 800-255-7545 or 617-864-8566 in Brookline 617-232-3001

HotPads Boston

RentHop Boston

Zillow Rentals Boston

Apartment and Room Search Websites

You can also search for apartments in the greater Boston area, including classified ads by owner, at the following:


Major daily newspapers: Boston Globe, Boston Herald

Weekly Community Newspapers: Parkway Transcript, The Phoenix, Boston TAB, Allston/Brighton TAB, Brookline TAB, Newton TAB, Cambridge TAB, Watertown TAB & Press, Somerville Journal, Melrose Free Press to name a few

Student Leadership and Organizations

Student Leadership & Organizations