Chicago Housing Authority

The Chicago Housing Authority is the second-largest public housing authority in the nation and the largest owner of rental housing in Chicago. CHA has a $1 billion operating budget and serves more than 63,000 low-income families across the city through the ownership of more than 21,000 public housing units and the management of 47,000 Housing Choice Vouchers (HCV) that are provided to renters living in all 77 community areas of the city. Apply here

CHA Resident Services

CHA is much more than bricks and mortar. It’s also about supporting families as they strive for self-sufficiency.

Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) Housing

As the largest owner of rental property in Chicago, CHA offers a variety of housing opportunities for low-income families and senior citizens...

Chicago Housing Authority's Housing Wait List Information

The Chicago Housing Authority’s wait lists are open. Apply at any time.

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