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 Equal Housing Opportunity
Welcome to Community Development

The City of Chandler Community Development Section administers funds and programs that promote the improvement of quality of life for low to moderate-income families and assists in the stabilization of Chandler neighborhoods.

Community Development does so by implementing affordable housing programs and by partnering with non-profit and faith-based agencies as well as other City departments to address and meet basic and critical human needs.

Chandler's Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER) FY2014-2015   

A draft of the City of Chandler's CAPER for FY2014-2015 is open for public comment until Thursday, August 26.  Please email with any comments or questions.

Chandler Consolidated Plan 2015-2019 and Annual Action Plan

The City of Chandler's Five-Year Consolidated Plan for 2015-2019 and the Annual Action Plan for 2015-2016 are now final.  Read them by clicking on the links below.

.FY2015-2016 Human Services Funding 

For questions regarding CDBG funding please contact
For questions regarding General Funds, please contact 

Housing Rehabilitation Programs

The City of Chandler’s Housing Rehabilitation Programs are designed to provide low and moderate-income homeowners with assistance necessary to improve their living conditions and elevate neighborhoods within the City. 

Please visit the Housing Rehabilitation Programs page for additional details.    

Community Action Program (CAP) Office   

The CAP Office is located at the Chandler Christian Community Center - 345 S. California St. Residents in need of assistance with rent or utilities should call CAP at 480-963-1423.

First Time Homebuyer's Program

The City of Chandler is pleased to continue to offer the First Time Homebuyer’s Assistance Programs through a partnership with Newtown Community Development Corporation. Qualified buyers help select the house they want to purchase. Additional information regarding this program and upcoming classes can be obtained by contacting Newtown at 480-517-1589 or check its website at

More information on the program is also available on the First Time Homebuyer's Program website

VITA - Volunteer Income tax Assistance (VITA) Program

The VITA program is possible because of community volunteers who offer free tax preparation to low and moderate income taxpayers, the elderly, and those with disabilities. More information is available at VITA website.

 Important Links:

  • Click here if you would like information on Emergency Home Repair Services (EHRS)

How to Reach Us:

Neighborhood Resources - Community Development
235 S. Arizona Avenue
P.O. Box 4008 - Mail Stop 600
Chandler, Arizona 85225-4008

480-782-4320 - Phone
480-782-4350 - FAX
800-367-8939 - TTY
800-842-4681 - Voice

Office Hours: Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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