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Housing and Redevelopment

This division consists of the sections responsible for coordinating and facilitating the provision of affordable housing, social services, and neighborhood revitalization efforts for Chandler's low and moderate income citizens.

The Housing and Redevelopment Division is committed to sustaining and expanding the supply of affordable and subsidized housing. The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides funding for the core of the City’s Public Housing operating budget, modernization program, youth after-school programs, family self-sufficiency opportunities, Section 8 housing choice program, among a myriad of other federally funded supportive programs.

The Division is the clearinghouse for tax credit proposals to the Arizona State Department of Commerce and serves as the City’s liaison to the Industrial Development Authority with projects pertaining to housing. Through these and other resources this grant funded cost center provides affordable/subsidized housing opportunities and supportive services for low and moderate-income families in and around Chandler.

Section 8 Housing Program
Under this program, a family's rent is subsidized based upon the household income level. Participants in this program pay 30 percent of their monthly adjusted income toward rent in participating, private market rental units, while HUD, through