Please do not contact the office regarding the next steps regarding your placement on the waiting list. You will be notified by mail once your name reaches the top of the waiting list, when Lake MHA starts processing for eligibility. This process could take a few months. Thank you for your patience!
Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority
Housing for low-income residents in Lake County, Ohio
If you submitted an application, please click the link above to see if your application was randomly selected to go on the wait list.
After submitting the Application:
While on the waiting list, you are responsible for notifying Lake MHA, in writing, of any changes to your application information, including address and phone number changes.
Periodically, you will receive communication to update your information for Lake MHA, as well as when you are selected from the waiting list. Please respond to the communication promptly as instructed.
Applications containing duplicate family member information will not be accepted. Only one application per household is allowed.
Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program (formally known as Section 8)
Wait List is currently CLOSED as of 11/20/23.
**Notice for Housing Choice Voucher Applicants**
If you are currently on our Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Waiting List, and need to update any of your information, please do so in writing or contact our office for additional information.
Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program NOW Accepting Applications
Please Click Here, for more information about the FSS Program
The mission of the Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority is to advocate for, develop and sustain affordable housing opportunities for the residents of Lake County. We support and encourage residents to attain self-sufficiency while maintaining a customer-centered focus.
Multi-Family Program (formally known as Public Housing) wait list is currently CLOSED. The Multi-Family Program (formally known as Public Housing) has closed effective June 30, 2023. Lake MHA is currently not accepting applications, as this wait list is closed, but will reopen at a later date.