CHA is committed to addressing the needs of its residents and to providing more effective services in order to increase their potential for long-term economic success and a sustained high quality of life.
CHA is committed to providing landlords and property owners the training, expertise and knowledge necessary to ensure all of Chicago’s neighborhoods are safe, decent and sustainable.
CHA is pleased to do business with technically proficient and innovative companies. To ensure the integrity of the procurement process, each contract is analyzed by separate Procurement Teams. These individuals explore and implement best practice standards for procuring goods and services for the agency.
CHA is committed to providing information in an efficient and transparent manner and its Department of Communications & Marketing encourages an open dialogue between the agency, residents, media, community and the general public.
Welcome to the home page for the Chicago Housing Authority’s Department of Procurement and Contracts!
As a HUD-funded Illinois corporation, CHA mandates that all contractors meet federal requirements to ensure workers, public housing residents and certain minority, women or disadvantaged business enterprises benefit from the use of federal funds.
CHA’s Self-Certified Section 3 Business Concern Registry is available for your business to self-certify your company, if you meet the requirements outlined below. If you are looking to contract with a Section 3 Business Concern, you can search those self-certified businesses through the same website.
Developers and property owners can request several types of financing from CHA.
Project-based assistance is different in that you must live in a specific building in order to receive help in paying your rent. Initially you must live in the designated building to receive rental assistance, but after one year of occupancy, you may be eligible to receive a tenant-based voucher if funding is available.
Download all necessary forms and documents pertaining to doing business with the Chicago Housing Authority.