Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles

Douglas Guthrie, President and CEO
2600 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
(213) 252-2500
(213) 383-9719

By The numbers

Public Housing Units 7193
Vouchers 50462
Total Units 57655

Latest News

10.5.21 Members Making News
From the Weingart Center's press release: Construction of a 278-unit, 19-story permanent supportive housing high-rise was celebrated at a ceremony today at 555 S. Crocker Street in the Skid Row district of downtown Los Angeles. Replacing a surface parking lot on .41 acres near Sixth and San Pedro...
9.7.21 Members Making News
From the Los Angeles Sentinel: The Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA) hosted the 9th Annual Build Hope Inc. (formerly known as Kids Progress Inc.) Scholarship Celebration. Although COVID19 restrictions have begun to lift, the organizations decided to host this year’s event...
5.11.21 Members Making News
From Bank of America: In the 1940s, the Jordan Downs housing development was built in an underserved section of Los Angeles, CA. Recently, the Michaels Organization and BRIDGE Housing have stepped in to revitalize Jordan Downs, with financing from Bank of America. With 1,400 units of affordable...
4.30.21 Members Making News, Awards/Grants
CLPHA congratulates our members who were awarded HUD's Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Mobility Demonstration grants! CLPHA members awardees include: Chester Housing Authority, Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority, Housing Authority of Pittsburgh, Minneapolis Public Housing Authority, New York...
4.7.21 Members Making News
From the Los Angeles Daily News: The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to have the city take steps to expand its program of purchasing affordable housing buildings to prevent rent increases and keep low-income individuals and families housed throughout the city. The motion passed with 14 yes...
2.10.21 Members Making News
From MyNewsLA.com: BRIDGE Housing announced Thursday its revitalization initiative at the Jordan Downs public housing development in Watts created more than 100 jobs in the first phase of construction, and 70% of the hires were local. The Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles selected...
2.10.21 Members Making News
From Urbanize Los Angeles: In 2017, Los Angeles city officials joined with The Michaels Organization and Bridge Housing Corporation to launch the redevelopment of the Jordan Downs public housing complex in Watts.  In the five years that have followed, blocks of...
12.16.20 Members Making News
From ABC 7 News: El Sereno community leaders and Caltrans have partnered with the Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles to help a group of homeless activists in the area. The group known as Reclaiming Our Homes started illegally occupying the Caltrans-owned homes in March. Now,...
11.5.20 Members Making News
From Los Angeles Daily News: Mayor Eric Garcetti announced a new initiative Friday designed to deliver six months of free internet access to residents in four public housing communities across Los Angeles, making low-cost, high-quality broadband options available to 9,000 people in nearly 3,600...
10.21.20 Members Making News
From the Los Angeles Times: Nearly 9,000 residents of public housing in Los Angeles will receive free broadband internet access for the rest of the 2020-21 school year as part of a new partnership between the city, Microsoft and the start-up internet service provider Starry. Starting in early...

Job Openings

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The Position: The Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (“HACLA”) seeks a well-qualified, highly motivated attorney to serve as a Senior Staff Attorney to handle real estate and affordable housing development/redevelopment matters.   The ideal candidate will have substantial and...
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Posted on 7.21.21
ABOUT HACLA The Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles ("HACLA") was established in 1938 by the City of Los Angeles under Resolution No. 1241. HACLA is one of the nation's largest and leading public housing authorities, providing one of the largest supply of quality affordable housing to...
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Posted on 5.7.21
Description   CHARACTERISTICS OF THE CLASS Under general direction and reporting to the Director of Development, the Development Officer performs complex professional work of considerable difficulty managing the HACLA’s real estate portfolio, including development, redevelopment, repositioning...
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Posted on 5.7.21
Description: DEFINITION:  The Development Services Project Manager (Acquisitions & Development) position is responsible for the successful delivery and sustainability of complex acquisition and development projects by managing project underwriting, due diligence, planning and permitting...
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Posted on 5.7.21
Please go to http://www.hacla.org/careers for details of this position and to apply.   DEFINITION: Under general direction, the Asset Management Project Manager is responsible for the planning, organization, coordination, implementation and evaluation of one or more assigned functions or...
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Posted on 9.24.20
Characteristics of the Class:  Reporting to the Chief Strategic Development Officer, the Director of Development plans, implements, directs, and oversees the operations of activities related to the Housing Authority’s real estate portfolio, to include acquisition, disposition, financing,...
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Posted on 9.24.20

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