Welcome to HHA!
Welcome to the Houston Housing Authority's website! This website
includes information about our many housing programs and affordable
housing developments, client services and important contact
information. We encourage you to take full advantage of the
information provided, so we can do an even better job providing
affordable housing opportunities and access to related services to
those in need.
To improve lives by providing quality, affordable housing
options and promoting education and economic self-sufficiency.
2015 Scholarship Application
The Houston Housing Authority's nonprofit affiliate
Houston Housing Resource is providing scholarships to graduating,
high school seniors who are public housing residents or Section 8
Click here for more information and to download the
application. Deadline is January 30, 2015.
Public Housing Application
The federally funded Low-Rent Public Housing Program
provides quality, affordable rental housing for families, seniors,
and persons with disabilities at developments that are owned and
managed by the Housing Authority. The agency owns and manages 25
public housing and tax credit developments around the city.
Click here to learn more and to download an application for
The Houston Housing Authority is committed to providing support
to its low-income, elderly and disabled residents. Please visit our
Community Resources page to find helpful programs, emergency
shelters, and resources in and around Houston.
Houston Housing Authority is participating in the
American Diabetes Association Tour de Cure. To join the cycling
team and for more information please
Partner Portal & Direct Deposit
Our new Partner Portal and Direct
Deposit for Housing Assistance Payments (HAP)
is live now! Partner
Portal is your secure, web-based access to unit
account information available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.
You can access your personal profile, payment detail information,
inspection results, family re-examinations and 1099s. Annual
charges for Partner Portal will be deducted from your HAP Payment
on December 1 each year.
Click here for more information.
Houston Housing Authority will no longer issue paper checks.
Your HAP payments will be deposited directly into your bank account
or via debit card. If you are interested in direct deposit,
click here to download the required forms and for more