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Lorain Metropolitan Housing Authority is committed to providing safe, decent, and affordable housing for the residents of Lorain County.

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Find housing programs in Lorain County that meet your needs today.

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View our full lists of LMHA housing options and the Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8)
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Learn more about how our Resident Services Department can help Lorain County residents live comfortable, even after housing needs have been met.

I am a current resident

Learn more about our Resident Services Department and associated programs.
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Landlords, subsidize your properties with help from LMHA.

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Find out how you can subsidize your unit and receive our landlord packet.
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LMHA does not provide emergency housing or services. If you are homeless or on the verge of homelessness and need immediate assistance, click here for a list of emergency service providers.

Recent News & Events

New name, same great program – jumpSTART by LMHA (formerly family Self-Sufficiency program)

New name, same great program – jumpSTART by LMHA (formerly family Self-Sufficiency program) is currently accepting applications. If you are looking for a job, a better job, want to go back to school, or have other goals that seem out of reach, jumpSTART is the program for you. Work with ...

2/4/2019 - 6 weeks ago

LMHA’s Proposed 2019 Annual Plan and Capital Fund Program Five-Year Action Plan

Effective February 2, 2019 the Lorain Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) has available for review and inspection its 2019 Annual Plan. Details are available at the LMHA offices at 1600/1604 Kansas Ave., Lorain, at all public housing management offices (listed at, online at, and by TDD/TTY (800) 750-0750. LMHA ...

2/1/2019 - 7 weeks ago

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