Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority

Charles Hillman, President/CEO
880 East 11th Avenue
Columbus, OH
(614) 421-6000
(614) 421-4516

By The numbers

Public Housing Units 485
Vouchers 14646
Total Units 15131

Latest News

9.8.21 Members Making News
From the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority’s press release: The Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) announced today the selection of Sidney Childs as the agency’s new Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) Officer, marking the first time in the agency’s 84-year history...
7.28.21 Members Making News
From Columbus Business First: A new initiative designed to increase homeownership among minority communities in Columbus is launching next week. The effort, dubbed Convergence Columbus, is being spearheaded by the Mortgage Bankers Association, the Ohio Housing Finance Agency, and Ohio State’...
7.14.21 Members Making News
From the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority's press release: The Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) announced today a $134 million plan to award 20-year contracts to six Ohio-based nonprofit affordable housing providers for a record-setting combined total of 817 federally funded...
6.9.21 Members Making News
From The Columbus Dispatch: The Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority will be using $21 million in new federal money to pay for emergency vouchers to house 298 homeless families. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development awarded the money as part of $5 billion being...
6.9.21 Members Making News
From The Columbus Dispatch: The site of the Alrosa Villa, the once-popular and now-closed North Side music venue where five people, including former Pantera guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, were shot and killed during a 2004 show, is slated to become the home of 180 ...
6.9.21 Members Making News
From the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority’s press release: Harriet’s Hope, a new $13 million affordable housing community planned for construction at 1567 W. Broad Street in the Franklinton neighborhood, has received a major financial boost that will help advance the project from its...
5.26.21 Members Making News
Cleveland’s Scholar House Modeled after Successful CLPHA Member Communities in Louisville, KY and Columbus, OH    Cleveland Scholar House received a big boost last week when the project was awarded a $1 million Low-Income Housing Tax Credit from the...
4.22.21 Members Making News
From the Columbus Dispatch: When the pandemic first struck last year, it quickly became apparent to officials at the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority and its board of commissioners that something had to be done to help their residents who were struggling to adapt to a...
4.7.21 Members Making News
From Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority's press release: The Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) announced today it is issuing $30 million in general revenue bonds this year as part of a plan to develop or acquire a minimum of 500 affordable mixed-income units annually in...
3.10.21 Members Making News
From The Columbus Dispatch: The Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority plans to issue an additional 1,000 housing vouchers over the next year, while 24,000 remain on its wait list for federally subsidized housing. The housing authority has already issued 12,500 housing vouchers,...

Job Openings

Displaying 1 - 16 of 16 jobs
Job Summary Provides various Housing Authority software support and training users on how to appropriately utilize their computer systems. Consulting with managers to determine what role the systems play in the business. Testing the systems on a regular basis to ensure quality and function,...
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Posted on 8.25.21
Applications due by 9.1.21
  Job Summary This position is responsible for interviewing, investigating, verifying eligibility, income, assets, deduction, and household composition of prospective applicants seeking housing with CMHA and CMHA clients to determine and process housing assistance subsidy. Processing rental...
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Posted on 8.16.21
Applications due by 8.23.21
  Job Summary Serves as receptionist for Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority. Assists the Housing Authority by greeting visitors, answers’ incoming calls on a multi-line system, responsible for incoming and outgoing mail, and perform various clerical duties. The employee works with occasional...
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Posted on 8.13.21
Applications due by 8.20.21
Job Summary Under the President/C.E.O., the Chief Diversity Equity and Inclusion Officer (CDEIO) leads the development and implementation of proactive diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives supporting the Agency's strategic plan to create a working environment where all have an opportunity...
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Posted on 6.30.21
Applications due by 7.7.21
Job Summary Manages and supervises performance, growth, and development of all assigned employees. Ensures organizational goals are met within the department. Works workflow and change through collaboration within the department and with adjacent departments to adapt to changing workflows and...
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Posted on 4.26.21
Applications due by 5.3.21
Job Summary Serves as receptionist for Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority. Assists the Housing Authority by greeting visitors, answering incoming calls on a multi-line system, being responsible for incoming and outgoing mail, and performing various clerical duties. The employee works with...
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Posted on 4.6.21
Applications due by 4.13.21
Job Summary   This position is responsible for organizing and managing medium to large projects (including LIHTC) requirements that apply to the Finance Department. Review project’s Permanent File such as Operating Agreement, Management Agreement, Loan Agreement, and Pro Forma. Prepares monthly...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 3.25.21
Applications due by 4.2.21
Job Summary Works within the department and with other departments to monitor and ensure quality, customer service, and performance standards are met. Manages departmental and organization projects. Ensures organizational goals are met within the department. Maintain positive relationships with...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 3.16.21
Applications due by 3.30.21
Job Summary This position is responsible for receiving and responding to landlord inquiries. Conduct landlord briefings and recruit services of prospective landlords. Coordinate outreach efforts, including: meeting with various interested parties to discuss the advantages of participating in CMHA's...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 3.16.21
Applications due by 3.30.21
Job Summary This position is responsible for interviewing, investigating, verifying eligibility, income, assets, deduction and household composition of prospective applicants seeking housing with CMHA and CMHA clients to determine and process housing assistance subsidy. Processing rental subsidy...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 3.16.21
Applications due by 3.30.21
Job Summary Manages and supervises performance, growth, and development of all assigned employees. Ensures organizational goals are met within the department. Works workflow and change through collaboration within the department and with adjacent departments to adapt to changing workflows and...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 3.16.21
Applications due by 3.30.21
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) helps people access affordable housing through collaborative partnerships to develop, renovate, and maintain housing; promote neighborhood revitalization, and assist residents in accessing needed social services. CMHA is a national leader in opening...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 1.6.21
Applications due by 1.30.21
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) help people access affordable housing through collaborative partnership to develop, renovate, and maintain housing; promote neighborhood revitalization, and assist residents in accessing needed social services. CMHA is a national leader in opening...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 1.6.21
Applications due by 1.8.21
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) help people access affordable housing through collaborative partnership to develop, renovate, and maintain housing; promote neighborhood revitalization, and assist residents in accessing needed social services. CMHA is a national leader in opening...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 1.6.21
Applications due by 1.8.21
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) help people access affordable housing through collaborative partnership to develop, renovate, and maintain housing; promote neighborhood revitalization, and assist residents in accessing needed social services. CMHA is a national leader in opening...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 1.6.21
Applications due by 1.22.21
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) helps people access affordable housing through collaborative partnership to develop, renovate, and maintain housing; promote neighborhood revitalization, and assist residents in accessing needed social services. CMHA is a national leader in opening...
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posted on 12.30.20
Applications due by 1.31.21

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