Who We Are

It is the mission of the Chelmsford Housing Authority to meet the needs of the elderly, the disabled and families in need of affordable housing.

What We Offer

A wide range of housing options:

Leased Housing Applications
Public Chelmsford Woods

How To Apply

Click on these links to apply for housing:

Sec 8 Project Based Sec 8 Project Based
Sec 8 Centralized Section 8 List Mass
Public Chelmsford Woods


Shirley Meadows Senior Housing

July 2nd, 2020|

Location: Shirley Meadows 27 Hospital Road Shirley, MA 01464 Shirley Meadows, located at the former Fort Devens Army Base, is designed to be a truly independent senior living community. Housing units will be spacious and [...]

Beaver Brook Crossing Rental Lottery

June 24th, 2020|

The CHA is accepting applications for an affordable rental lottery for the Beaver Brook Crossing development off Littleton Road in Chelmsford. This new project features 89 units, 17 of which will be available at lower-than-market [...]

We’re hiring!

June 23rd, 2020|

The Chelmsford Housing Authority is currently hiring for two positions: housing coordinator for the Leased Housing Department and certificaiton specialist for our federal and tax credit programs. To apply, please submit your resume via email [...]

First-time Homebuyer Opportunity

June 12th, 2020|

The Pineview Condominiums development in Chelmsford has units for sale to eligible purchasers on a first-come, first-served basis. Please follow these links for more information. Pineview Information Packet Pineview Application    

“It takes a community”

May 6th, 2020|

Just a few short days ago, I made a plea on social media, asking if anyone would be in a position to help us achieve a goal of collecting 300 facemasks for our seniors and [...]

Upcoming Events

Shirley Meadows Virtual Tour!

July 13th, 2020|

We are moving closer to opening Shirley Meadows - a new 58 unit LIHTC senior residence (100% affordable) with supportive services to make sure our seniors can age in place! After many years of collaboration [...]

Merrimac Commons Rental Lottery

June 22nd, 2020|

The Chelmsford Housing Authority is currently accepting applications for an affordable rental lottery for sixteen 2-bedroom townhomes at Merrimac Commons in Tyngsboro.  The deadline to submit completed applications is Tuesday, August 18th at 4 p.m. [...]