The City of Tampa's Housing and Community Development Division (HCD) is
part of the Planning and Development Department.
We are located
at 306 E. Jackson St. - 3rd Floor North.
HCD Mission - To maintain the
City's existing housing stock while providing new homeownership opportunities for City of Tampa citizens.
The Housing and Community Development Division of the
Department of Planning and Development
administers a variety of housing programs that assist
eligible low and moderate-income residents purchase,
rent or rehabilitate existing housing units located
the City of Tampa limits. The housing programs currently managed by this
division include programs using both Federal and State
- State Housing Initiatives Program (SHIP)
- Home Investment Partnership Program (HOME)
- Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG)
- Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)
- Housing Opportunities for Persons with Aids (HOPWA)
- Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)
For more information on specific programs or housing opportunities that
HCD provides, please go to
Programs and Services or call 274-7954.
Public Housing/Rental Assistance
The City of Tampa does not provide direct rental assistance. Please
visit the links below for assistance:
Tampa Housing Authority - 5301 W. Cypress St, Tampa, FL 33607
Telephone: (813) 341-9101
Hillsborough County Affordable Housing 1208 Tech Blvd., 300 Tampa,
FL 33602 Telephone: (813) 612-5397
Federal Home Buying Programs
US Department of Housing and Urban Development