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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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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

LMHA has begun advertising that effective October 31, 2019 at 11:59pm, we will stop accepting applications for all housing programs.

October 15, 2019The Lorain Metropolitan Housing Authority has determined to stop accepting applications for all housing programs effective 11:59 p.m. October 31, 2019.Currently there are approximately 3,000 applications to be processed for the Public Housing, Housing Choice Voucher, and Multifamily housing programs.Historically, only a small percentage - 30% - of ...

10/15/2019 - 5 days ago

News Release - M Kelleher Bldg

On July 24, 2019, the Lorain Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony honoring the naming of the Michael A. Kelleher Building, located at 1604 Kansas Avenue, Lorain, Ohio on LMHA’s main campus.   See Flyer

7/26/2019 - 12 weeks ago

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