Building a More Equitable City

The best place to find information about government funding and programs for affordable, safe homes in Houston

Report eviction violations, fraud or other concerns with rental assistance

The City of Houston and Harris County are working hard to distribute funding for rental and utility assistance as quickly as possible.

If your landlord continues to evict you after you have received assistance, violates the program in any other way or if you have other fraud concerns, please report them through this form .

Thank you for your assistance. Should you have any other concerns or complaints, please call us at 832-393-0550 or submit a letter in writing to:

City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department
2100 Travis St, 9th floor,
Houston TX 77002.

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What We're Doing

The City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department (HCD) works to create opportunities for all Houstonians to have access to safe homes that they can afford in communities where they can thrive. Our department works closely with service providers and developers across the city to improve quality of life for Houston residents. Full details of our strategies and proposals can be found in regularly published reports:

Plans & Reports

Winter Storm Uri

The City of Houston is developing an Action Plan for Winter Storm Uri as an application for $30 million in long-term disaster recovery grants to address impacts from the disaster and enhance resilience measures. To provide your input visit the Winter Storm Uri Page.

The Draft Action Plan for Disaster Recovery – 2021 Winter Storm is available for public comment through September 4, 2022. Comments can be made via email:, mail: HCD, Attn: Planning, 2100 Travis, 9th Floor, Houston, TX 77002, or voicemail: 832.394.5400.

HOME-ARP Allocation Plan

2020 CAPER

Draft 2022 Annual Action Plan

2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and 2020 Annual Action Plan - July 2021

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2100 Travis Street, 9th Floor
Houston, TX 77002