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FWHA develops, owns, and operates quality affordable and accessible housing for citizens of Fort Worth and Tarrant County with a range of incomes utilizing various federal, state, and local programs. Our agency currently provides more than 6,000 units of quality affordable housing and serves more than 18,000 citizens.

Find The Assistance You Need

To apply for housing go to the depatment of interest directly for income and program eligibility requirements.

Housing Assistance Available

The Fort Worth Housing Authority has an open wait list for the following eligibility criteria:

1. Homeless College Students referred by Tarrant County College Visions Program – limited to 10 vouchers
2. Nursing Facility residents referred by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services – limited to 10 vouchers
3. Homeless families with children in Fort Worth Independent School District referred by FWISD Special Programs - limited to 10 vouchers
4. Homeless persons receiving services from and referred by MHMR of Tarrant County Homeless Services – limited to 20 vouchers
5. Move Up Preference - Current Shelter + Care participants who need limited supportive services as determined by their sponsoring agency case manager – limited to 150 vouchers

Interested applicants must meet eligibility to receive services from the agencies listed above.

Applications are currently being accepted through the referral agencies.

 Housing Assistance Available
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The Housing Choice Voucher Program Wait List is CLOSED.

Housing Choice Voucher Program Wait List
 Updated on 05/13/2015
rocessing numbers though 7
642. We cannot estimate when we will get to the next numbers on the waiting list. Please do not call the office for this information.
Check your information online in the Applicant Portal

Applying for Public Housing Wait List

Public Housing Wait List Openings
As of July 1, 2015
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Traditional Public Housing

Butler Place Apartments                                1201 Luella Street, 76102

Fair Park & Scattered Sites                           4400 Fair Park Blvd., 76115

Fair Oaks Apartments (Elderly Site)                 4401 Quail Trail Blvd., 76114


Affordable Housing

Villas of Oak Hill (formerly Stonegate Villas)              2501 Oak Hill Circle, 76109

Sycamore Center Villas                                 7901 Chandra Lane, 76134

Overton Park Townhomes                            5501 Overton Ridge Blvd., 76132

Cambridge Court Apartments                       8135 Calmont Ave., 76116

Candletree Apartments                                  7425 S Hulen, 76133

Wind River Apartments                                  8725 Calmont Ave., 76116