Invitation for Bid – Orchard Tenant Improvement Project

September 5, 2018By Ron BarstowDevelopment

The Boise City Housing Authority invites sealed bids from qualified contractors for the Orchard Tenant Improvement Project, 1001 S. Orchard Street, Boise, ID  83705.  The work consists of approximately 16,000 square feet of tenant improvements in an existing building. Check back daily as this page will be updated often. Orchard Tenant Improvement Project documents: Invitation … Read More

HUD Awards BCACHA with Mainstream Housing Choice Vouchers

September 5, 2018By Ann UpchurchNews

The Boise City and Ada County Housing Authorities are pleased to announce that the agencies have been awarded additional Housing Choice Vouchers to provide permanent affordable housing to non-elderly persons with disabilities. The housing assistance announced today is provided through the HUD’s Section 811 Mainstream Housing Choice Voucher Program which provides funding to assist non-elderly … Read More

Low Rent Public Housing and Multifamily Waiting Lists Opening August 20, 2018

August 9, 2018By Ann UpchurchNews

Boise City/Ada County Housing Authorities (BCACHA) will begin accepting pre-applications for placement on the Low Rent Public Housing and Multifamily waiting lists as of Monday, August 20, 2018. Applications to determine preliminary eligibility will be available to the public on August 20 at the Boise City/Ada County Housing Authorities’ office; 1276 W River Street, Suite … Read More

Request for Proposals (RFP) for VASH Program

August 9, 2018By Ann UpchurchNews

The Boise City Housing Authority (BCHA) is seeking proposals from Owners and/or Developers for Project-Based Vouchers (PBV) available under the HUD Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) Program. Responses to this Request for Proposals will be accepted beginning August 2, 2018, and will be due no later than September 3, 2018 by 6:00 pm. For more … Read More

Draft: PHA 5-Year and Annual Plan Review

May 25, 2018By Ron BarstowNews

The 5-Year and Annual PHA Plans provide a ready source for interested parties to locate basic PHA policies, rules, and requirements concerning the PHA’s operations, programs, and services, and informs HUD, families served by the PHA and members of the public of the PHA’s mission, goals, and objectives for serving the needs of low income, … Read More

Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) Program

March 21, 2018By Ron BarstowNews

The Boise City/Ada County Housing Authority (BCACHA) is committed to administering rental assistance programs to effectively address the housing needs of low-income families. Since 2008, BCACHA has administered the Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) Program in partnership with our local Veterans Administration office.  The VASH Program provides rental assistance to homeless Veterans and their families … Read More

BCACHA Launches New Website

February 23, 2018By RogerNews

BCACHA is pleased to launch our newly designed website at www.bcacha.org. For over 50 years, our purpose and mission has evolved and expanded in ways that has required a fresh look for our website visitors. Over the years, we have expanded from a standard housing authority model to a very unique provider of housing opportunities … Read More

What Home Means to Me Poster Contest

February 7, 2018By RogerNews

Each year the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) holds a poster contest as part of their Housing America Campaign.  The theme is “What Home Means to Me” and is an opportunity for youth grades K-12 residing in any one of the Boise City/Ada County Housing Authority’s programs to be selected for regional … Read More

Breaking Ground on New Path Community Housing

January 24, 2018By RogerDevelopment, News

This is Idaho’s first single-site, permanent supportive housing development using the “Housing First” approach to helping the chronically homeless. Building Details: This building, located at 2200 W Fairview in Boise, will have 40 one-bedroom tenant units and a manager unit, dedicated office space, private counseling rooms, and a community meeting space for delivering supportive services. … Read More