The Section 8 waiting list open for one day, September 20th, 2018 and depending on HUD funding, they may be able to reopen the list in the future. Contact them for more information.
Chattanooga Housing Authority (CHA) is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Chattanooga Housing Authority (CHA) manages several funded programs and has a total of 2,732 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Chattanooga Housing Authority (CHA) administered a total of 3,578 Section 8 Vouchers. Chattanooga Housing Authority (CHA) currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Chattanooga Housing Authority (CHA) is located at 801 N. Holtzclaw Ave, Chattanooga, TN, 37404 and serves the city of Chattanooga. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Chattanooga Housing Authority (CHA) at, (423)752-4893 for more information about coverage area and program availability.
|Size of Chattanooga Housing Authority (CHA) compared nationally||Large|
|Total Numbers of Communities||18|
|Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher||3,578|
|Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units||2,732|
|Waiting list for the Chattanooga Housing Authority (CHA) is currently||Open|
HUD sets Income Limits for each area based on the median family income in that area. Each Public Housing Agency (PHA) will use the Income Limit set for the jurisdiction that the PHA covers. Therefore, a family may be eligible for one PHA but not another. The number of people in a household determines the Income Limit that is set for determining the family's eligibility for the program that they are applying for. Below are the Income Limits for Hamilton County, TN:
Fair Market Rents are HUD's determination of the average rents in a particular area for each bedroom size. The FMRs are set each year based on the rental rates of unsubsidized units so that participants in HUD programs have equal access for affordable housing. Here are the Fair Market Rents for Hamilton County, TN:
|Agency Name||City||State||Section 8 Voucher||Housing Units||Status||Distance|
|Ft Oglethorpe Housing Authority||Fort Oglethorpe||GA||N/A||N/A||Open||6.63 Miles||Contact|
|Ringgold Housing Authority||Ringgold||GA||N/A||N/A||Open||12.71 Miles||Contact|
|Lafayette Housing Authority||Lafayette||GA||N/A||N/A||Open||23.96 Miles||Contact|
|Cleveland Housing Authority (CHA)||Cleveland||TN||208||434||Open||24.2 Miles||Contact|
|South Pittsburg Housing Authority||South Pittsburg||TN||N/A||N/A||Open||24.45 Miles||Contact|
|Southeast Tennessee Human Resource Agency (SETHRA)||Dunlap||TN||227||N/A||Open||24.95 Miles||Contact|