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Michael Braverman, Acting Commissioner/Acting Executive Director Mayor Catherine E. Pugh

Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP)

The Housing Choice Voucher Program is a federally funded, locally administered rental assistance program that helps low-income families, the elderly and the disabled afford decent, safe housing in the private market.

More than 3,000 city landlords participate Baltimore's program, which serves approximately 12,000 families.

HABC is accepting Applications for Housing Choice Voucher Program Project Based Waiting List. Find out more.

Find out how landlords can help end homelessness.

Baltimore Regional Project-Based Voucher Program

The Housing Authority of Baltimore City is participating in a new Baltimore Regional Project-Based Voucher Program with five other public housing agencies, the Baltimore Metropolitan Council (BMC), and the Baltimore Regional Housing Partnership. The collaboration is making a total of 100 vouchers available to developments that will also be candidates for Low Income Housing Tax Credits in the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development's 2016 round. Follow these links for the announcement and the request for proposals (RFP). A pre-proposal conference will be held at August 16 at 9:30 AM at BMC. Proposals will be due to BMC September 23, 2016 at 3:30 PM.

Existing Tenants

Do you or someone in your household have a disability? Get more information on filing a reasonable accomodation request.

Get answers to Frequently Asked Tenant Questions

Notice to renters: Find a rental property. View a map and list of available rental properties meeting your needs, as well as information on how to contact the owner.

HCVP Landlords

The Housing Authority of Baltimore City partners with over 3,500 landlords to provide affordable, decent, safe and sanitary housing for Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP) participants. For more information, please see links below

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Learn more about the Project-Based Voucher Program