Boston Housing Authority

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Direct Deposit Program 

The Boston Housing Authority is now requiring that landlords receive rental subsidy payments through Direct Deposit to receive subsidized rent payments. We have made this decision to improve our customer service, increase our efficiency, and reduce the potential for lost or stolen checks.  

Please complete the registration process outlined below:   

  1. Complete the Direct Deposit/Payment Form.
  2. ​Complete the IRS Form W-9.
  3. Attach a voided check for the account of your choice. 
  4. Return the completed information:  
          Email:  Payments@bostonhousing.org

         
Fax:  617-988-4220

          Mail:  
          Boston Housing Authority
          Lily Chavez, Resident and Property Information Specialist
          Leased Housing Division 5th Floor
          52 Chauncy Street
          Boston, MA  02111
 
The process involves obtaining verification from our financial institution that an electronic transfer is accepted. Upon receipt of the acceptance confirmation from our bank we will send you notification via mail indicating that the process is complete and your next HAP payment will automatically be deposited electronically in your account. 

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by phone at 617-988-4123 or by email.