The best first step in using DCRHA assistance for a year-round rental is completion of a DCRHA Application. You may also wish to review the Tenant Selection Overview or call the Housing Authority office at 508-693-4419.
The Housing Authority manages 91 year-round Rental Apartments across the island which serve over 190 island residents who make less than 80% of the area median income. Please see income levels on the DOCUMENTS page.
In addition, the Housing Authority administers town-funded Rental Assistance for 70 households in market rentals, assists with Town monitoring of 50 apartments permitted through the West Tisbury Accessory Apartment By-law and maintains an Island-wide rental wait list. The Housing Authority partners with other organizations that offer assistance with rent, utility and apartment rehabilitation costs to Island tenants and landlords.