San Antonio Housing Authority
By The numbers
Public Housing Units 7830
Total Units 21759
1.8.20 Members Making News
On December 31, 2019 HUD announced more than $79 million in Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) grants to nearly 700 public housing authorities nationwide. FSS grants help public housing authorities hire service coordinators who connect public housing residents with local programs and services with the...
11.22.19 Members Making News, CLPHA Member Update
HUD has announced $99 million in new Mainstream Voucher awards to 285 PHAs including 26 CLPHA members, who received $25.9 million and a combined 2,462 vouchers. CLPHA advocated for larger award amounts in the second competition and we are pleased to see there have been increased allocations of up...
10.10.19 Members Making News
ABC KSAT 12 published a video about the groundbreaking of the San Antonio Housing Authority's The Artisan at Ruiz development. Click here to watch the video.
9.12.19 Members Making News
SAHA partners with nonprofit to provide transitional housing for former foster youth (San Antonio Housing Authority)
From ABC KSAT 12: Bridging the gap between foster care and a life of independence is one of the big goals for local nonprofit the THRU Project. Originally established to provide mentors for youth who age out of state care, the group recently expanded its mission to provide housing for a...
9.12.19 Members Making News
San Antonio Housing Authority Planning Big Investment in Mixed-Income Housing (San Antonio Housing Authority)
From Next City: Over the next 25 years, San Antonio is expecting to welcome a million new residents, an influx of people that would expand its population by about two-thirds. And while rent in the city is still relatively cheap, more than 40 percent of renters are cost burdened, paying...
8.8.19 Members Making News, Awards/Grants
SAHA Receives Low-Housing Tax Credits for $18 Million Development on San Antonio’s Westside (San Antonio Housing Authority)
From the San Antonio Housing Authority's (SAHA) press release: The San Antonio Housing Authority (SAHA) was awarded a 9 percent Low-Income Housing Tax Credit today by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) for Alazan Lofts, a new development that will expand affordable...
8.8.19 Members Making News
SAHA Board Approves $486 Million in Future San Antonio Area Affordable Housing Developments (San Antonio Housing Authority)
From the San Antonio Housing Authority's (SAHA) press release: In a momentous occasion for the city’s largest affordable housing developer, the San Antonio Housing Authority (SAHA) Board of Commissioners approved $486 million to build and pursue financing for 14 affordable housing...
7.25.19 Members Making News
San Antonio Picked for National Program on Housing Affordability Solutions (San Antonio Housing Authority)
From the Rivard Report: San Antonio has been selected to participate in a new program aiming to help cities develop strategies to address the challenges of housing affordability. City officials will participate in the Local Housing Solutions Institute, a five-day program of seminars and...
San Antonio Housing Authority, Partners Break Ground on Eastside Urban Garden (San Antonio Housing Authority)
From the San Antonio Current: "Garcia Street Urban Farm, a 4.1-acre farm designed to bring fresh produce and food education to San Antonio's East Side, broke ground Wednesday morning. The farm, which cost an estimated $500,000, will be managed via a partnership between...
4.25.19 Members Making News
From the San Antonio Express-News: In recent years, San Antonio has seen visible signs of growth, expansion and redevelopment. ZIP code by ZIP code, neighborhood by neighborhood, new opportunities have emerged across the city, with one notable exception. Time has stood still on the city’s...
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San Antonio Housing Authority (SAHA) is seeking candidates for the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO). The COO reports to the President/CEO, supervises approximately 380 staff, and provides oversight for a budget of approximately $160 million. Primary responsibility of the COO is to lead,...
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Posted on 9.11.19