Public Housing

Information about the rights and responsibilities related to public housing.


Waiting Lists and Public Housing

Most Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) do have long waiting lists. There may be some things that you can do in the meantime.
Ask about the priorities. Some people may be given a priority on the waiting list. Ask your PHA what the priorities are. Even if you did not come under any priorities when you applied, you might later on. If so, let the PHA know about it.

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By: Iowa Legal Aid


What to Do if You Get a Notice About Your Public Housing

Do you live in public housing? If so, you need to understand the rights and responsibilities that go along with it. This article will discuss what you should do if you get a notice about your public housing.

There may be a time when you have problems with your apartment or with your lease. If there is a problem, the housing authority is required to give you a notice in writing.

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By: Iowa Legal Aid