What Should I Apply for?

RAD Housing – Reverend ED Butler and Walnut Woods

The RAD program offers newly renovated housing with many amenities and upgrades through a site transition from Public Housing to the Section 8 voucher program. Unlike traditional Section 8 voucher housing, these RAD developments are owned and operated by the BHA.

Reverend ED Butler and Walnut Woods consist of 1, 2, and 3 bedroom units.

If you are eligible and in need of housing, apply today!

Public Housing – Crestmont Community

BHA’s Crestmont Public Housing neighborhood offers a caring community, numerous social events, multiple professional opportunities, and a staff driven to a philosophy of providing more than just housing.

The Crestmont site is a mix of single story and town house units with efficiencies through five bedroom units.

If you are eligible and in need of housing, apply today!

 

HCV Housing – Section 8 Voucher Program

The BHA’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program allows low-income families to rent quality housing in the private market via federal funds provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The BHA pays a portion of the families rent directly to landlords.

The HCV voucher program can be used to rent a variety of houses and apartments in Monroe County.

If eligible and in need of housing, apply today!

Applying for Housing

 

RAD Housing – Rev Butler and Walnut Woods Communities
Open Waiting Lists:

Click Here to Apply for One, Two and Three Bedroom Units

For RAD I Applicants (IMPORTANT): After submitting the online application, a second set of documents (“Step 2”) needs to be completed by the applicant household members and submitted to the BHA Main Office (deliver or mail to 1007 N Summit Street, Bloomington, IN 47404 or fax to 812-339-7177) as soon as possible. The family should carefully read the cover sheet on the Step 2 documents to ensure all verifications for family members, proof of income, preference point verifications, proof of assets and other pertinent information are submitted correctly. Applications with missing or falsified information may be denied.

Step 2 of the application can be accessed by clicking the blue “RAD I Application: Part 2” button below.

Once you have completed Step 2 of the application, you may save the document to your computer, tablet, or smartphone and then email the document to jmartlage@blha.net.  If you are completing the form using your smartphone, it is recommended that you use the Adobe Fill and Sign app available for free from the Google Play Store and/or Apple App Store.

You may also print the document and mail to 1007 N. Summit Street, Bloomington, IN 47404.  Step 2 of the application is also available for pickup at the entrance of the BHA main office.

All required documentation can be emailed to jmartlage@blha.net.  If you are not able to send the form or the required documentation via email please call the office at 812-339-3491 at Extension 133 for instructions of other acceptable methods of delivery.

 

Public Housing – Crestmont Community
Open Waiting Lists for Public Housing:

Two and Three Bedroom

Closed Waiting Lists for Public Housing:

One, Four and Five Bedroom

For Public Housing Applicants (IMPORTANT): After submitting the online application, a second set of documents (“Step 2”) needs to be completed by the applicant household members and submitted to the BHA Main Office (deliver or mail to 1007 N Summit Street, Bloomington, IN 47404 or fax to 812-339-7177) as soon as possible. The family should carefully read the cover sheet on the Step 2 documents to ensure all verifications for family members, proof of income, preference point verifications, proof of assets and other pertinent information are submitted correctly. Applications with missing or falsified information may be denied.

Step 2 of the application can be accessed by clicking the blue “Public Housing Application: Part 2” button below.

Once you have completed Step 2 of the application, you may save the document to your computer, tablet, or smartphone and then email the document to jmartlage@blha.net.  If you are completing the form using your smartphone, it is recommended that you use the Adobe Fill and Sign app available for free from the Google Play Store and/or Apple App Store.

You may also print the document and mail to 1007 N. Summit Street, Bloomington, IN 47404.  Step 2 of the application is also available for pickup at the entrance of the BHA main office.

All required documentation can be emailed to jmartlage@blha.net.  If you are not able to send the form or the required documentation via email please call the office at 812-339-3491 at Extension 133 for instructions of other acceptable methods of delivery.

HCV Housing – Section 8 Voucher Program
Open Now

Closing July 27th at 11:59 p.m.

For Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) applicants:  If your name has been reached on the HCV waiting list, you will need to complete the full application in order to complete the application process.  The full application can be accessed by clicking here.

Already on a waitlist?

Applicants may check their status on the waitlist by clicking here or by calling 855 868-6739. Please note it may take 30 to 60 days for your application to be processed and appear in the waitlist check system.

Reminder For Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) applicants:  If your name has been reached on the waiting list, you will need to complete the full application in order to complete the application process.  The full application can be accessed by clicking here.

Need Assistance Applying?

Accommodations for assisting applicants with the online application will be made on Thursday and Friday afternoons in the BHA Community Building computer lab (1002 North Summit Street, Bloomington, IN 47404). Thursday computer lab hours are from Noon to 3:00 PM. Friday computer lab hours are from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. A BHA staff person will be available to assist with applying online.