Cumberland Housing


Welcome to Cumberland Housing

Cumberland Housing is made up of two seperate agencies which share the same office, staff and mission which is: (1) to ensure safe, decent, sanitary, affordable and well-maintained housing at a fair market rent; (2) to create opportunities for residents’ self-sufficiency and economic independence; (3) to assure fiscal integrity by all low, very low and extremely low-income program participants, and (4) to develop affordable housing, both rental and for sale, in the City of Cumberland and surrounding communities.

The Housing Authority for the City of Cumberland, Maryland

The Housing Authority for the City of Cumberland, Maryland is a high performing Public Housing Authority operating under the guidelines of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development and is charted under the Annotated Code of Maryland Article 44A. The Housing Authority was established in 1949 and operates independantly from that of local government agencies.

Cumberland Housing Alliance, Inc.

Cumberland Housing Alliance incorporated is a non profit housing agency which performs housing development, construction and management functions utilizing various forms of funding.  Read More...



January 27, 2015 HUD Names Cumberland Housing a High Perfoming Agency

Cumberland Housing Named as a High Performing Agency by HUD for the 2014 Fiscal Year marking 16 years in a row that the agency has maintained the superior ranking.

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January 27, 2015 Safe Streets Initiative

The Safe Streets Initiative is cutting crime in the Queen City

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April 28, 2015 May 2015 Cumberland Housing Resident Newsletter

May 2015 News for Residents of Cumberland Housing Communities

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