Landlords may request a rent increase once per year. Rent increase requests must be received by the CHA not later than 60 days prior to the increase request date. The rent increase forms must be signed by the family.
Any rent increase request received with less than a 60 notice, or that are missing the family’s signature, will be denied.
To help make sure your requests are submitted on time, please refer to the Rent Increase/Change of Utilities Submission Deadline below.
|Effective Date of Rent Increase||Submission Deadline|
|January 1st||November 1st|
|March 1st||January 1st|
|April 1st||February 1st|
|May 1st||March 1st|
|June 1st||April 1st|
|July 1st||May 1st|
|August 1st||June 1st|
|September 1st||July 1st|
|October 1st||August 1st|
|November 1st||September 1st|
|December 1st||October 1st|
- All rent increase requests are subject to a rent reasonableness analysis. The owner may attach supporting unassisted units with market rates/comparables documentation to this request to assist in the rent determinations.
- Rent increases will not be approved unless any failed items identified by the most recent HQS inspection have been corrected.
- The owner will be notified of the determination by email or in writing.
Request for Rent Increase/Change of Utilities