Rent

Below is information for both public housing tenants and voucher tenants. Please go to the appropriate section to get information about rent.

Note: You can also download many of the forms below (the zero income declaration, family budget, and interim rent change request forms) on the CHA web site's  list of forms. If you are a public housing tenant, open the "For Residents" menu in the top and click the link to "Program Forms." If you are a voucher tenant, open the "For Voucher Holders" menu in the top and click the link to "Program Forms."

Public Housing Tenants

This section contains information for public housing tenants. If you have a voucher, please look at the information for voucher tenants.

CHA Schedule of Maintenance Charges and Legal Fees (current as of August 18, 2010)

Zero Income

There are two forms, a zero income declaration form and a family budget form (forms retrieved October 2, 2011). Note: The zero income form is different for public housing and voucher tenants. If you are a voucher tenant, download the forms in the "Voucher Tenants" section below.

You can also download these form on the CHA web site's list of forms for public housing tenants.

Interim Rent Change Request

Download the form here.

You can also download these form on the CHA web site's list of forms for public housing tenants.

Rent Calculation Worksheets

Elderly and Disabled Public Housing - Effective July 1, 2013

Families Public Housing (excludes Washington Elms) - Effective July 1, 2013

Mixed Elderly and Disabled Public Housing - Effective July 1, 2013

Mixed Families Public Housing (excludes Washington Elms) - Effective July 1, 2013

Mixed Russell and JFK Apartments - Effective July 1, 2013

Mixed Family Woodrow Wilson Apartments - Effective July 1, 2013

Mixed Washington Elms - Effective July 1, 2013

Russell and JFK Apartments - Effective July 1, 2013

Washington Elms - Effective July 1, 2013

Woodrow Wilson Apartments - Effective July 1, 2013

Rent Determination and Rent Simplification Policies

Determining Rent

Rent Simplification Policy Overview

Rent Simplication Program

Voucher Tenants

Rent simplification overview for voucher households

Zero Income

If you have zero income you need to fill out the zero income declaration form and the family budget form and bring them to the CHA Central Office (forms retrieved October 2, 2011). You will be asked to schedule an appointment with a leased housing officer. Note: The zero income form is different for public housing and voucher tenants. If you are a public housing tenant, download the forms in the "Public Housing Tenants" section above.

You can also download these form on the CHA web site's list of forms for voucher tenants.

Rent Simplification Policy

For Moving to Work vouchers: Rent Simplification Policy

Rent Simplication Program