This worksheet is for estimation purposes only. CMHA is not responsible for the accuracy of the data if you remove the protection or alter any of the formulas. The accuracy of the calculation is entirely dependent upon the accuracy of the data entered. This worksheet calculates whether or not a tenant can afford a specific […]
What is the HCV Homeownership Program? The HCV Homeownership Program helps families purchase a home by allowing them to use their HCV subsidy toward the mortgage for up to 15 years. Am I eligible for the HCV Homeownership Program? The program is open to all HCV participants; however there are some additional initial eligibility requirements. You […]
The Housing Choice Voucher Program is the federal government’s major program for assisting low-income families, the elderly, and the disabled to afford decent, safe, and sanitary housing in the private market. Since housing assistance is provided on behalf of the family or individual, participants are able to find their own housing, including single-family homes, townhouses […]
How Do I Become a Landlord?
Know an owner’s rights and responsibilities under this federally regulated program before you become an HCV Landlord. CMHA offers a Landlord Orientation on Tuesday mornings. To register or confirm dates and times, click on the Events tab. Clicking on the event in the calendar will take you to a registration drop-down menu. If you live […]
Why Become a Landlord?
Participation in CMHA’s HCVP provides all of the following benefits: Guaranteed Rent Payments – CMHA will pay your Housing Assistance Payment (HAP), the portion of the rent that covers the gap between what the resident can afford to pay based on income and what the market demands — on time every month and paid directly […]
Administrative Plan Changes
ATTENTION CMHA LANDLORDS The Following Changes to CMHA’s Administrative Plan Effective July 1, 2012, Will Impact You 1. To allow efficiencies and cost reductions in the administration of the HCV Program, beginning July 1, 2012, CMHA will no longer mail monthly HAP statements to owners. HAP statements/receipts can be obtained directly from the Landlord Partner […]