Texas Housing Assistance

Programs and services are available to help you find housing and to feel at home in Texas.  

Section 8 housing voucher

Low-income residents may be eligible to get help paying rent.

Learn how Section 8 provides rental help

Find housing services and information

Texans can get housing assistance whether they live in rural or urban areas.

Home ownership

The federal department of housing and urban development (HUD) outlines information for buying a home.

Foreclosure prevention

In cases where you’re at risk of foreclosure, the state can help protect you from losing your home.

Rural rental help

If tenants of rural rental housing or farm labor housing cannot pay their rent, assistance is available to property owners.

Disaster relief

Get help with housing while your community recovers from human-made or natural disasters.

Property tax for real estate

Texas has no state property tax, but counties do. Your county's appraisal district or tax assessor-collector can help answer your property tax questions.

Get property tax help from the county directory

Learn how our agencies can help you

Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA)

  • Affordable housing resources
  • Community-based opportunities
  • Fair housing information

Texas Workforce Commission (TWC)

  • Housing rights