Chattanooga Housing Authority
Chattanooga, TN - 37404


Chattanooga Housing Authority

801 N. Holtzclaw Ave
Chattanooga, TN - 37404

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Last-Modified: 2021-03-10 04:34:53

Median apartment rental rate in this zip code: $728
Population in zip code: 12,136
Media age of those living in this zip code: 38.1
Media household income of those living in this zip code: $33,471
Average home value in this zip code: $128,071

Chattanooga Housing Authority provides housing assistance to low income residents through the management of programs such as Low Rent Public Housing and the Housing Choice Voucher Program - Section 8. These programs are income based and the eligibility guidelines are set by HUD. There may be waiting lists for rentals or vouchers and at times the lists may close to new applicants based on the size of and length of wait on the lists. If you are in need of housing assistance in the area please contact the Housing Authority directly to obtain more information about eligibility requirements, availability of rentals or vouchers, the status of any waiting lists and their application procedures.

Tips Before Applying for Low Income Housing
  • 1. Research all of the different low-income housing programs available in your area. There are a variety of federal, state, and local programs that offer low-income housing assistance. Each program has its own eligibility requirements and application process, so it is important to do your research to find the program that is right for you.
  • 2. Get all of your documentation in order: When you apply for low income housing, you will need to provide documentation of your income, assets, and household composition. This documentation may include tax returns, pay stubs, bank statements, and birth certificates.
  • 3. Be careful and accurate on all information provided: Any false or misleading information on your application will most likely result in your disqualification.
  • 4. Waiting Lists: The waiting lists for most, if not all low-income housing programs is long. Do not limit yourself to only apply to one apartment location.

Qualifications: Do you qualify to live here?
To qualify for low income housing in Tennessee, you must meet the following income requirements:

Your household income must be below 80% of the area median income (AMI). The AMI is updated annually by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and varies by county.

You must have a valid Social Security number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN).

You must be a U.S. citizen or a legal immigrant.

In addition to the income requirements, you may also need to meet other eligibility requirements, such as:

- You must not have been evicted from any public housing or Section 8 housing in the past three years.
- You must not have any outstanding felony convictions for drug-related offenses.
- You must not be a registered sex offender.

Questions and Answers

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  • If you know the apartment costs, let us know.

    • Sunday, June 13, 2021

      User Response: 753.00

    • Thursday, December 6, 2018

      User Response: 2037

  • Are these apartments low income, sliding scale income based?

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  • Are Pets allowed? Please let us know any details.

    • Sunday, June 13, 2021

      User Response: Some

    • Thursday, December 6, 2018

      User Response: yes

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Federal Poverty Guidelines for 2023
Persons In Family Household Poverty Guideline
For Households with more than 8 persons, add $4,480 for each additional person.
1 $14,580
2 $19,720
3 $24,860
4 $30,000
5 $35,140
6 $40,280
7 $45,420
8 $50,560

*Alaska and Hawaii have different rates for HUD federal poverty guidelines.
These numbers above represent 100% of the Federal Poverty Rate. In order to get in some apartments the 100% rate changes to things like 200%. In these cases, you will only need to multiply the rate in each category by 2.

  • Reply User   2022-04-14 17:11:57

    I live in biloxi, ms. I want to find a section 8 house for rent, my lease will be up here, any vacancies in chattanooga, tn.

  • Reply User   2021-04-22 23:21:37

    I would like to fill out an application. Is it online or do i have to come there to get one!

  • Reply User   2021-04-15 01:50:38

    Need a place to live as soon as possible.

  • Reply User   2021-03-30 13:06:13

    I am looking for a section 8, two or three bedroom house, (not an apartment), with 1 1/2 baths. Do you work with section 8 applicants?

  • Reply User   2020-01-15 03:37:14

    I'm trying to apply for sections 8.... I hope that i have applied to the waiting list...

  • Reply User   2019-12-16 13:32:32

    I have filed a appeal on my eviction but the manger ms wanda surry wants me to pay the money which i am willing to do but she is still filing a writ of possesion against me. She wants the money and still will put me out. She is very unfair and needs to be removed as manager of boynton terrace apt.

  • Reply User   2019-12-06 22:35:55

    Im trying to relocate from birmingham, alabama.

  • Reply User   2019-07-27 01:09:06

    I put in my application and was 250 person on the list and i haven t got a letter and i been to u office 8 times.

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