City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division

235 South Arizona Avenue
Chandler, Maricopa County, Arizona 85225

City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division is a Public Housing Agency that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs.

City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division offers Public Housing and Section 8 Housing rental assistance in Chandler.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Chandler, Arizona Housing Choice Voucher Closed
City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division Public Housing Closed

Other City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division Waiting Lists

Closed: Chandler, Arizona Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division (CCHRD) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. Pre-applications were last accepted from January 27, 2020, until February 10, 2020.

There were five ways to apply during the opening period: 

  1. Complete the online pre-application.
  2. Request a paper pre-application by calling the CCHRD.
  3. Send an email to the CCHRD.
  4. Pick up a pre-application the CCHRD office.
  5. Send a fax CCHRD.

Once the pre-application was completed, it must have been either:

  1. Postmarked between January 27, 2020 and February 10, 2020 ; and mailed to to the CCHRD office.

  2. Dropped off at the CCHRD office.

  3. Emailed to CCHRD.

  4. Faxed to CCHRD.

The maximum income limits for each household size were as follows:

1 Person: $25,500 | 5 Persons: $39,400

2 Persons: $29,200 | 6 Persons: $42,300

3 Persons: $32,850 | 7 Persons: $45,200

4 Persons: $36,450 | 8 Persons: $48,150

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Displaced: Applicants displaced by government action OR a disaster recognized by Federal disaster laws.
  • Living and/or Working in Chandler: Applicants must physically live in the City of Chandler, OR must physically work, OR be hired to work, in the City of Chandler.
  • Chronically Homeless: As defined in 24 CFR 578.3 A person with a disability who lives either in a place not meant for human habitation, a safe haven, or emergency shelter continuously for at least 12 months, OR on at least four separate occasions in the last three years, where the combined length of homeless occasions is equal to at least 12 months. Each period separating the homeless occasions or break must consist of 7 or more consecutive nights where the individual is not living in a homeless situation.
  • Currently Employed/Employment Program: At least one adult family member works at least 20 hours a week outside the City of Chandler, attends an employment training program, or attends school on a full-time basis.
  • Elderly: The head and/or spouse is elderly (62+ years of age).
  • Disabled: Disabled families and families with a disabled household member.

4,000 applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the CCHRD website.

Sources: This information was verified by the CCHRD website, as of January 24, 2020.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance in Chandler, Arizona.

Last Updated on 07/26/2020.

Closed: Public Housing Waiting List

The City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division (CCHRD) waiting list for Public Housing apartments is closed.

The CCHRD last accepted applications for this waiting list from October 7, 2021, until October 21, 2021. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

There were five ways to apply during the opening period: 

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Call the CCHRD to request a paper application.
  3. Send an email to the CCHRD
  4. Send a Mail request to the Housing and Redevelopment Office.
  5. Pick up an application from the CCHRD drop box.

Once the application was completed, it was either:

  1. Dropped off at the CCHRD drop box.
  2. Emailed to the CCHRD.
  3. Mailed to the Housing and Redevelopment Office.
  4. Faxed to the CCHRD.
  5. By calling the CCHRD. Oral language translations in any language were available and in those situations, the pre-application was submitted by phone.

The maximum income limits for each household size were as follows:

  • 1 Person $44,250 | 6 Persons $73,350
  • 2 Persons $50,600 | 7 Persons $78,400
  • 3 Persons $56,900 | 8 Persons $83,450
  • 4 Persons $63,200 | 9 Persons $88,500
  • 5 Persons $68,300 | 10 Persons $93,550

There were no preferences.

2,000 applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery.

For more information, visit the CCHRD website.

Sources: This information was verified by the CCHRD public notice on October 6, 2021, and updated on October 18, 2021.

Last Updated on 04/06/2022.

About City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division

HCV Portability Status

As of September 24th, 2022, it is not known if City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.

As of September 24th, 2022, City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division is absorbing for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher port-in requests. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division manages 440 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2021:

Standard Ported Out
Vouchers 419 21
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $1,017 $1,225
Monthly Cost $426,017 $25,716

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division

Waiting List and Tenancy

According to the 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households database, the housing authority's voucher program has an annual turnover of 6% having issued approximately 77 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 10 years and 5 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 55 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 3.1 persons and has a household income of $14,454 per year. 92% of households were very low income (VLI) and 68% were extremely low income (ELI). 38% of households had wages as a major source of income, 2% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 57% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

2% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 58% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 19% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 21% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 0% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

58% of households included children, 10% of which had two adults in the household. 53% of households with children have a female head of household. 87% of all households were headed by a female.

75% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 46% of all heads of households being Black and 0% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division Housing Choice Voucher program, 20% include at least one person with a disability. 32% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 85% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

17% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 35% with 2 bedrooms and 48% with 3 or more bedrooms. 17% of voucher recipients are considered overhoused, meaning they occupy a rental unit larger than their family size requires.

Rent, Assistance, and Utility Allowances

The average monthly tenant contribution to rent by City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division voucher holders in 2016 was $440 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $883. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $178.



1. This Picture of Subsidized Households data field is the average wait time of those who received a voucher in the preceding 12 months. Due to special voucher programs like VASH, recent waiting list purges, or waiting list preferences the average wait time can vary significantly from one year to the next and it is entirely possible many current applicants on the waiting list have been waiting for assistance for far longer.


Public Housing Apartments Operated by City of Chandler Housing and Redevelopment Division

Family Sites

130 N Hamilton St
Chandler, Arizona

Scattered Sites Senior Sites

127 N Kingston St
Chandler, Arizona