Housing Department

Housing Logo with 3 small blue and green houses

Temporary Moratorium on Eviction Filings, Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”)

NOTICE OF SECTION 8 HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PROGRAM WAIVERS

Due to concerns related to COVID-19, the City of Pensacola Housing Department is suspending all client walk in and in person appointment assistance effective Monday, March 23, until further notice.  The Housing Department will provide notification, when normal operations resume. hOUSING OFFICE CLIENTS AND VENDORS MAY CONTACT THE OFFICE VIA E-MAIL OR TELEPHONE.

List of contact names, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers

** the affordable housing advisory committee public meeting on Tuesday, APRIL 14, 2020, at 5:30 PM HAS BEEN CANCELLED. **

** thE public HEARing FOR THE pha 2021 annual plan and the PHA 2021-2025 5-year plan SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY, May 7, 2020, at 4:30 PM HAS BEEN CANCELLED. **


The City of Pensacola Housing Department is committed to supporting the development of a diverse viable community that provides decent, safe housing and a suitable living environment for area residents.  This is accomplished by:

  • Providing a sufficient volume and variety of affordable housing options;
  • Assisting in the elimination of slum and blighting influences;
  • Helping prevent deterioration of property; and
  • Maintaining viable neighborhoods that enhance the quality of life of area residents.

The Housing Department is a partner in creating employment opportunities, encouraging small business development, and broadening the tax and economic base for families of modest means.  Assistance to area residents includes:

  • Community development and support services
  • Homebuyer assistance strategies
  • Rental assistance for eligible families
  • Single family housing rehabilitation for eligible homeowners

Programs

Support to area residents is provided through the administration of the following local, state, and federal programs:

  • City of Pensacola Homebuyer Incentive Program
  • Community Development Block Grant Program
  • HOME Investment Partnerships Act Program 
  • Section 8 Housing Voucher Program 
  • State Housing Initiatives Partnership Program