FALL 2019



CMHA sessions are held at 8120 Kinsman Road, Cleveland, OH 44104. Please arrive on time; late arrivals will not be accommodated.



Required for new landlords before signing a HCVP contract.


10/19 - 10 a.m.


10/25 - 12 p.m.

Brecksville library

11/12 - 10 a.m.


11/16 - 10 a.m.


11/22 - 12 p.m.

Gates Mills library

12/03 - 10 a.m.


12/12 - 12 p.m.

Mayfield library

12/21 - 10 a.m.



*All briefings offered at the CMHA Campus require a reservation and Saturday classes are limited to 15 attendees. Please email Dianaly Martinez at or call 216.271.2537 to reserve a spot.



There are no longer dates for contract signing. All contracts will be emailed or landlords will be contacted with the date the contract will be available for signature.



Fridays and every third Saturday of the month at 10 a.m.



All landlords are encouraged to visit the Landlord Portal and review information the HCVP has on record. If necessary, update your Portal account with new phone numbers, email addresses and mailing addresses as soon as possible. To register for the Landlord Portal, visit



We are excited to announce that you can submit a rent adjustment request online in the Landlord Portal. The user-friendly process keeps you informed every step of the way; check the status of a request, see the proposed effective date of a request or check the reason a request is pending. In order to use the feature, you must have a registered Landlord Portal account.



Applicants are encouraged to visit the Applicant Portal and review information that is on record. Please update your Portal account with new phone numbers, email addresses and mailing addresses as soon as possible at



Participants are able to complete various online forms and are also able to view certification details and utility information, view your next recertification date, download a copy of your HAP contract and more at

Message from the CEO: JEFFERY K. PATTERSON

CEO Patterson photoWe hope you are having a great start to this Fall season. We are pleased to introduce the Client Information Center (CIC), which serves as a resource, providing guidance to address general questions, concerns or matters related the Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP). To reach the CIC, please call 216.431.1471.


In addition, I am proud to report that CMHA received 14 Awards of Merit and three nominations for Awards of Excellence from the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO). NAHRO recognizes innovative housing and community development projects, programs and services. The award-winning initiatives range from projects that transform neighborhoods to services and programming that change lives. CMHA continues to create affordable housing opportunities and improve the quality of life for the communities we serve.

Home for the Holidays

October 31, 2019 | 9 a.m.

VA Domiciliary Cafeteria

1563 East Boulevard

Cleveland, Ohio 44106


We invite veterans to discover available housing opportunities by meeting with several local agencies! Additionally, property owners will share information on their available housing opportunities!



For more information, please call the VA HUD-VASH Coordinator at 216.391.0264 ext. 48625


The Housing Choice Voucher Program is seeking landlords to join the program. Below are some of the benefits. Please contact Dianaly Martinez at 216.271.2537 for more information and spread the word!


  • Yearly inspections of the unit(s)

  • Fair market rent rates

  • Renter responsibilities defined in the lease addendum

  • Having the ability to manage your investment though the Landlord Portal

  • Free advertising on several sites

  • The ability to provide one of the most important factors for a family: Stable housing



View payment schedule:

Greater Cleveland Food Bank Mobile Pantry Schedule

Greater Cleveland Food Bank Mobile Pantry Schedule

Fequently Asked Questions

CMHA has put together a whole page of frequently asked questions (FAQ’s) for you! This includes general, participant, landlord, moving and payment questions.


Simply visit and your question may be answered.


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Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority

8120 Kinsman Road, Cleveland OH 44104

Phone: (216) 348-5000 | Fax: (216) 348-4925


Robert E. Davis, Chairperson

Stephanie Pope-Earley, Vice Chairperson

Joseph Black, Commissioner

Nadine D. Head, Commissioner

Barry A. Withers, Commissioner

Jeffery K. Patterson, Chief Executive Officer

Heather Gaines, HCVP Director