Housing And Community Development

Housing And Community Development


Housing & Community Development

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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 within the City of Tampa limits. The housing programs currently managed by this division include programs using both Federal and State funds.

  • 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 call 274-7954.

Emergency Assistance

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  


Request for Proposals

Available Homes and Apartments

Mortgage Assistance
Single Family Rehabilitation
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