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Arlington Housing Authority to Accept Applications for Housing Choice Voucher Program

Arlington Housing Authority to Accept Applications for Housing Choice Voucher Program

The Housing Authority of the City of Arlington (AHA) will resume accepting applications for its Housing Choice Voucher program. Applications will be accepted for two weeks during the open enrollment period beginning May 5, 2014, at 8:30 a.m., through Friday, May 16, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. The AHA will only accept applications via its web […]

Help for Those at Risk of Losing Their Homes

Help for Those at Risk of Losing Their Homes

Beginning this week, Arlington residents at risk of eviction and homelessness can apply for financial assistance through the Homeless Housing and Services Program (HHSP). The Arlington HHSP is a state funded initiative that will be used to further the Arlington 10-year Plan to End Chronic Homelessness by 2019. The Arlington Housing Authority administers this grant […]

Arlington Area Housing Market Improving

Arlington Area Housing Market Improving

The housing market seems to be improving in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. According to a new report from CoreLogic, the number of completed home foreclosures in the Dallas-Fort Worth area during the last year has dropped 36 percent from 2012 levels. Lenders foreclosed on 7,264 area homes during the 12-month period ending in October—the lowest […]

Arlington to Host Annual Heart Association Golf Tournament at Tierra Verde

Arlington to Host Annual Heart Association Golf Tournament at Tierra Verde

Join us for the City of Arlington’s Fourth Annual Charity Golf Tournament on Friday, October 4 at the beautiful Tierra Verde Golf Club located at 705 Golf Club Drive in Arlington. This fun event is open to the public. The tournament will help the City of Arlington meet this year’s $60,000 fundraising goal to go […]

Get Paid for Your Home Improvements

Get Paid for Your Home Improvements

If you have been waiting to make those costly upgrades to your home, it’s time to make it happen. The Arlington Home Improvement Incentive Program is in place to help you pay for capital improvements and energy efficient renovations. How does it work? A one-time rebate equal to 10 times the amount of the increase […]

Help Available for Qualified Homebuyers in Arlington

Help Available for Qualified Homebuyers in Arlington

If you are interested in becoming a homeowner in Arlington, help is now available. Qualified homebuyers can participate in the Arlington Housing Finance Corporation’s Mortgage Credit Certificate program, also known as MCC. The Arlington Housing Finance Corporation’s MCC Program is a federal income tax credit designed to assist those who are trying to become homeowners. […]

Volunteers Still Needed for Arlington’s Homeless Count

Volunteers Still Needed for Arlington’s Homeless Count

Volunteer for Arlington’s Homeless Count Night on January 24, 2013, and make a difference for our community and those in need. The Arlington Housing Authority is looking for volunteers to go out and survey homeless individuals in several designated geographic areas throughout the city. The biennial Homeless Count Night is an effort to learn more about […]

Arlington Housing Authority Renovates 2500th Home in Time for Christmas

Arlington Housing Authority Renovates 2500th Home in Time for Christmas

Home for the holidays will have special meaning this year for one Arlington family who just had a major home renovation completed by the Arlington Housing Authority. Gene and Janis Gameson’s home was built in 1957 and the couple has lived there for the past 20 years. Their home was in desperate need of repair, […]

Arlington Housing Authority Receives NAHRO Award

Arlington Housing Authority Receives NAHRO Award

The Arlington Housing Authority (AHA) keeps bringing in the awards. AHA was recently recognized by the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) for developing and creatively implementing an innovative program that addressed the impact of foreclosures on the community. AHA Executive Director David Zappasodi and Curtis Boozer, Vice Chair of the Board of […]

Get Paid for Your Home Improvements

Get Paid for Your Home Improvements

If you have been waiting to make those costly upgrades to your home, it’s time to make it happen. The Arlington Home Improvement Incentive Program is in place to help you pay for capital improvements and energy efficient renovations. How does it work? A one-time rebate equal to 10 times the amount of the increase […]

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