Housing Division

Housing Logo with 3 small blue and green houses

**The City of Pensacola Division of Housing will begin accepting applications to the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program waiting list on September 11, 2019. Applications will be accepted monthly on the designated days and telephone line until further notice.**

Information on How to Apply

** the affordable housing advisory committee will hold a public meeting on Tuesday,february 11, 2020, at 5:30 PM at the pensacola housing office located at 420 west chase street. open to the public.**

The City of Pensacola Housing Division is committed to supporting the development of a diverse viable community that provides decent, safe housing and a suitable living environment for area residents.  This is accomplished by:

  • Providing a sufficient volume and variety of affordable housing options;
  • Assisting in the elimination of slum and blighting influences;
  • Helping prevent deterioration of property; and
  • Maintaining viable neighborhoods that enhance the quality of life of area residents.

The Housing Division is a partner in creating employment opportunities, encouraging small business development, and broadening the tax and economic base for families of modest means.  Assistance to area residents includes:

  • Community development and support services
  • Homebuyer assistance strategies
  • Rental assistance for eligible families
  • Single family housing rehabilitation for eligible homeowners


Support to area residents is provided through the administration of the following local, state, and federal programs:

  • City of Pensacola Homebuyer Incentive Program
  • Community Development Block Grant Program
  • HOME Investment Partnerships Act Program 
  • Section 8 Housing Voucher Program 
  • State Housing Initiatives Partnership Program