The Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency will open the affordable housing waiting list for Cheatham Place on a first-come, first-served basis from noon Aug. 28, 2023, to 3 p.m. Aug. 30, 2023. Anyone currently on the waiting list for Cheatham Place will need to reapply.

Cheatham Place features studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments and is located at 1564 Ninth Ave. N.

Applications will be accepted online only and can be submitted 24 hours a day during the open application period at (click on the button that says Apply for Housing). A new version of the MDHA website launched in June, and applicants can find the application by clicking the button on the large yellow banner at the top of the home page that says Apply Now for Housing or clicking Apply for Housing under the Renters tab on the home page during the open waiting list period. The application process remains the same and will take approximately 10 minutes to complete. Applicants will need to register a new username and password and have a valid email address. Once an application is submitted, applicants will receive an email confirming that the application was submitted successfully.

Those interested in applying may view a sample application here. This will allow applicants to gather information needed to successfully complete the online-only application.

Applicants interested in Cheatham Place who are in need of assistance may call the management office at 615-252-3691 (choose option 3 when prompted) between noon and 3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 28, 2023.

Applicants may also visit public libraries to access a computer. All 21 Nashville Public Library locations have public access computers, and neither an appointment nor a library card are necessary to use them. Applicants can visit the library’s website to find the location closest to them.

MDHA does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, color, national origin, religion, disability or any other legally protected status in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services, or activities. For assistance with language interpretation or other accommodation or service, call 615-252-8464. For TDD services, call 615-252-8599.