Texas Department of Housing & Community Affairs
Building Homes and Strengthening Communities
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Help for Texans

Find Help in 3 Easy Steps

Select the type of help you need, enter your city or county, and get a list of organizations that may be able to help you.

Select the type of help you need.

Help with Manufactured Housing

Visit our Manufactured Housing Division or call toll free 800-500-7074.


Ongoing rental assistance up to two years or longer including Section 8 vouchers. If you are facing eviction and need emergency, short-term rental assistance, choose “Emergency & Homeless Services" instead.

Reduced Rent Apartments

Use the Vacancy Clearinghouse to find reduced rent apartments (opens in a new window).

Utility bill payment assistance.

Home repair, architectural barrier removal, and rehabilitation.

Emergency housing resources such as short-term rental payments (including eviction relief and legal aid services), homeless shelters, and other basic necessities for low-income Texans.

Weatherization for energy efficiency.

Mortgage loans and down payment/closing cost assistance.

Or, go to My First Texas Home.

Homebuyer education counseling.

Foreclosure mitigation resources

Call the toll free Homeowner's HOPE Hotline at 1-888-995-4673 or visit Foreclosure Prevention.

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