Main Office Number: 781-894-3357
TDD Phone Number: 781-894-3357
Maintenance/Emergency: 781-899-6363

New Administrative Hours:
Monday-Wednesday: 8:00am to 4:30pm
Thursday: 11:00am to 5:30pm
Friday: 8:00am to noon

 

Welcome to Waltham Housing Authority!

Not sure where to start?  Select from the following if you are an applicant just getting started with the housing search and assistance programs, an existing resident or tenant, a landlord considering participation in the Section 8 program or a contractor interested in projects that may be up for bid.

Mission Statement

The Waltham Housing Authority provides low-income families, seniors, and people with disabilities the opportunity to live in safe, decent, affordable and accessible housing. The WHA works in partnership with the City of Waltham, the Massachusetts Department of Housing & Community Development, HUD and local community organizations to support and promote the health, welfare and economic independence of WHA residents and to sustain a diverse and productive population in the Waltham Community.

John F. Gollinger
Executive Director

Announcements

Board Meeting:
Tuesday March 14th, 2017, 4:30 pm @ Community Room, 110 Pond Street.
Click here to view Minutes from past Board Meetings.

City of Waltham Voucher Program - Application Period Closed:
February 15, 2017 update - The Waltham Housing Authority is administering a new rental subsidy program for eligible applicants with funding provided by the City of Waltham. Successful applicants will have a portion of their rent paid on their behalf by the WHA for a maximum of 36 months. This program will be limited to residents of Waltham and to rental properties located in Waltham. Other restrictions and requirements will apply.  The Applications Deadline is February 15, 2017 by 4:30 pm.
Click here for additional details including the application information (lottery location, date and time).

Commissioner Durkee-Erwin Elected Director of Statewide Housing Association:
October 20th, 2016 - Waltham Housing Authority (WHA) Commissioner Kelly Durkee-Erwin has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (MassNAHRO).
Click here for more information.

Advertisements for Bids:
The Waltham Housing Authority lists upcoming Projects, Bids and RFP's online.
Click here to view the Bids page including instructions on how to search and view Projects (Bids).

Job Openings and Postings:
The Waltham Housing Authority will list job postings on the website.
No job postings at this time.

Welcome to Our New Website:
The Waltham Housing Authority has launched a new website to better serve our community Applicants, Tenants, Landlords and Contractors.  If there is any information of value that you feel could be added to the website, please let us know.