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Waiting List Info


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Thank you for your interest in Chesapeake Redevelopment & Housing Authority's (CRHA)  Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) and Low-Income Public Housing (PH) programs.   We are in the process of updating our records from the preliminary applications accepted in January 2020 (HCV) and October 2021 (PH) for applicants on our waiting lists, and have moved to a platform-based software system to provide online access to obtain wait list statuses.

Please Note:  Individual wait list statuses will no longer be provided via telephone or email.

If you would like to check your status and/or still interested in being on our Waiting list(s), please log into the website below to register and/or update your application.  Please make sure to have a Valid Email, your Social Security number, Entity ID number or your Application confirmation number available for your MyHousing registration.  This will allow you to check your status or provide updates as often as you like. 

Please visit this website to register for the MyHousing Applicant Portal:  https://crhava.myhousing.com/Registration

  • Enter your First Initial (Do not enter your full name)
  • Enter your Last Name
  • Enter your Date of Birth
  • Enter your Social Security Number
  • If you are a previous applicant, you will be prompted to enter the confirmation number that you received at the completion of your web application or your Entity Number 
  • Enter a valid email address
  • Create a password (passwords are case sensitive, letters, numbers, and symbols are allowed)
  • Once you’ve successfully created your account you may log in!
Should you have any questions concerning this notice, or experience difficulty registering for the Applicant Portal, please feel free to contact our office at (757) 233-6401 for HCV or (757) 470-5860 for Public Housing. 

Please be reminded that any address or telephone change requests must be updated on the MyHousing Applicant Portal.  

If you are a person with a disability and require an accommodation to assist you in registering for the MyHousing  Applicant Portal, please inform our Admissions Department at (757) 523-0401 and CRHA can arrange for the accommodation.
Scholarship Opportunities for Graduating Seniors

CRHA Scholarship Application - $1,000
(In partnership with The New Chesapeake Men for Progress Education Foundation)

Eligibility Criteria:

Student must live in a Chesapeake Redevelopment and Housing Authority community OR participate in the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program to apply.  Deadline:  May 30, 2022

Click here for the application.

NAHRO Poster Contest

Eligibility and Selection Categories:
Contest participation is open to all children in grades K-12 residing in affordable housing assisted directly, supported under community development, or participants in affordable housing programs administered by a NAHRO member authority (i.e., public or Section 8-assisted housing CDBG, HOME, LIHTC).

The grand prize cover winner will receive an iPad and a framed copy of their original artwork. The cover winner and one legal guardian will also get a trip to Washington D.C. and attend NAHRO’s Washington Conference where he or she will be honored. The 12 national winners will each receive a $100 Visa gift card and a copy of the calendar. Deadline:  August 5, 2022 

Click here for the application.