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The Office of Student Services is happy to help you in your housing search. Each year, accepted students are invited to attend a housing fair on campus to find roommates and see apartments. Many students live close to our 424 Beacon Street campus or in nearby neighborhoods of Boston that offer student housing. Additionally, you can find information and housing resources to help you on your search listed below.

Finding Housing in Boston

We've compiled a list of resources to help you begin your housing search in Boston.   These include information about where to start, budgeting calculators, options for short and term housing, realtors, finding roommates, and other resources.  Explore housing resources.

Boston Neighborhoods

Boston is made up of distinct neighborhoods, each with its own character. Many students choose to live in the Back Bay or Fenway/Kenmore neighborhoods as they are within walking distance of the campus. Others choose to live in Allston/Brighton, the South End, or Jamaica Plain. Still others choose to live in the neighboring city of Brookline. Learn more about some popular Boston neighborhoods where NECO students choose to live. 

Tenant Rights and Responsibilities

Learn more about being a tenant, leases and renters insurance.  Learn more about your rights as a tenant.

Housing FAQs

We’ve put together a list of questions and answers that discuss everything from when to start looking for an apartment to how to avoid a housing scam.  Check out our Housing FAQs.