Browse resources from Legal Tactics: Tenants' Rights in Massachusetts, 2017. This handbook provides practical information about tenants' rights in private housing—housing that is owned by an individual or a privately-owned company.
Mass Legal Help frequently updates some of the different chapters, booklets and forms, so many of the resources at this link are more recent than 2017.
Did you receive an eviction notice or a summons to court? Have you been threatened with eviction or foreclosure? Are you behind on rent or mortgage and worried? Don't panic or leave. You have rights, and help is available. Links to organizations in your area with free information, support, and help.