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Over 376 units are managed for the exclusive use of low income families, seniors, and disabled individuals. Another 300 units of privately owned homes are available by the CRHA through the Housing Choice Voucher Program. For general information call (434) 326-4672.  NOTICE: we will be closing our Housing Choice Voucher Waiting list January 30th, 2017 and all applications must be turned in prior to that day.

Approximately 2,000 people live in affordable homes while contributing about 30% of their income towards rent.

Click here for the Public Housing Application.

Please note that applications will only be accepted during the waitlist opening dates and times specified below:

The Public Housing Waitlist will open on Monday, June 13, 2016. Click HERE for detailed information.

It is important for current applicants to keep their address and phone number up-to-date with CRHA. All changes/updates need to be submitted in writing either in person, by fax (434-971-4797) or mail (P.O. Box 1405, Charlottesville, VA 22902).

The Housing Authority has received a National Merit Award from the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Agency Officials (NAHRO).


Monday, May 22, 2017 @ 6pm, City Council Chambers




Safety Work Sessions
Wednesday, May 10 from 3:30pm–5pm at Crescent Halls Community Center
Monday, May 15 from 4pm–5pm at the Common Area on Madison Avenue
Friday, May 19 from 4pm–5pm at the Common Area on Riverside Avenue

Please visit CRHA's Facebook page for recent newsletters & flyers.

CRHA MEDIA: CRHA Regular Meeting Video Archive

 Meeting Minutes - 2015


Date Meeting Minutes
01/14/15 Annual Plan Click Here
01/26/15 Regular Click Here
02/04/15 Budget Planning Click Here
02/23/15 Regular Click Here
03/23/15 Regular Click Here
 04/27/15  Regular  Click Here
 05/26/15  Regular  Click Here
 06/22/15  Regular  Click Here
 07/27/15  Annual Meeting  Click Here
 07/27/15  Regular  Click Here
 08/24/15  Regular  Click Here
 09/28/15  Regular  Click Here
 10/26/15  Regular  Click Here
 11/23/15  Regular  Click Here
 12/16/15  Regular  Click Here


 Meetings - 2016    
Date  MeetingType Packet/Agenda
 01/16/16  Special   Click Here 
 02/22/2016  Regular  Click Here
 03/08/2016  Special  Click Here
 04/23/2016  Regular  Click Here
 05/23/2016  Regular  Click Here
 06/27/16  Regular  Click Here
 10/18/16  Special  Click Here

Board Minutes - 2014

Board Minutes - 2013

Board Minutes - 2012

Board Minutes - 2011

Board Minutes - 2010

Board Minutes - 2009

Board Minutes - 2008


Red arrow pointing to the right The Housing Opportunities Program (HOP) provides loans to cover the difference between what a family income qualifies them to purchase and the sale price.
Green arrow pointing to the right Our Downpayment & Closing Costs Assistance Program assist low and moderate income households purchase homes by helping pay downpayment and closing costs.
Blue Arrow pointing to the right The Housing Choice Voucher Home Ownership Program provides assistance services to low to moderate income eligible families who currently have Housing Choice vouchers. *This program is currently closed to new applicants.


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LANDLORDSAre you interested in securing a guaranteed monthly rental payment? If you would like more information or would like to be included on the Affordable Housing List please call the Housing Choice Voucher office at 434-326-4672 or e-mail.:

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