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.
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.
Effective December 1, 2013, 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
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.
New: Information on the
Affordable Care Act.
Houston Parks and Recreation Department launches new
After-School Meal Program, which will provide free snacks and
suppers to youth during the school year. Click here for more information.