Beautiful four story white stone building.

Welcome to Franklin Highlands

Apartment Rental Community in Dorcester, MA

The waiting list for Federally Subsidized 1, 2, 3 & 4 bedroom apartments at Franklin Highlands will be open on 03/07/2022. Franklin Highlands is conveniently located near Franklin Park in Dorchester, MA. All apartments have been recently renovated and rent includes heat and hot water.


Join Our Community: Eligibility & Application

Maximum Income per Household Size
HH Size 50% (AMI)
1 $47,000
2 $53,700
3 $60,400
4 $67,100
5 $72,500
6 $77,850
7 $83,250
8 $88,600

Rent is based on a calculation of 30% of total households gross income minus a utility allowance for electricity.

Download or print the application now (above), or contact us to request an application:

  • Email:
  • Tel: (781) 992-5319 (ext. 319) / US Relay #711
  • In-person pickup at Franklin Highlands MGT Office
    278 Humboldt Avenue (Entrance located on Brookledge Street)
    Dorchester, MA, 02121 / Hours: 9am – 4pm Mon-Fri

For more information or if you or a family member has a disability or limited English proficiency, and as a result need assistance completing the application and/or require any assistance during the application process, please call (781) 992-5319 (ext. 319) / US Relay #711.

Application Deadline: April 1, 2022 at 5pm

To be included in the lottery, all completed applications must be received or postmarked no later than 5pm on Friday, April 1, 2022. Applications received after the deadline will be placed on the waitlist below the qualified lottery applicants, based on a first-come first-served basis.

Applications can be submitted by mail:
Franklin Highlands
ATTN: Management Office
278 Humboldt Avenue, Dorchester, MA 02121

By email:

In-person: Submit applications in the secured drop box located in the Management Office Lobby (Monday – Friday between 9am and 4pm).

Lottery details will be provided in the application confirmation letter which will be mailed to all applicants at least 10 days prior to the lottery date.