FAQ

What does the Beaumont Housing Authority do?

BHA provides rental assistance to low and moderate income families, elderly and handicapped individuals wishing to live within the city limits of Beaumont through the Public Housing and Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Programs.

 

I need emergency shelter. How can BHA help?

BHA does not provide emergency housing assistance. We can however, refer you to one of the emergency shelters in the Golden Triangle area.

 

How do I list my Property on the Section 8 Landlords List?

BHA has partnered with www.Gosection8.com , which provides an enhanced program to list rental properties on line. Listings are available to potential tenants seeking apartment units, duplexes, single-family homes or townhomes in the private market. If you have any questions regarding registering, creating or viewing property listings, please contact the GoSection8 toll free help line at 1-866-466-7328.

Landlords add your rental property

Tenants view rental listings

Please note that all properties listed before February 15, 2012 on the  BHA landlord listing must be relisted through www.gosection8.com

It is recommended that Landlords add photos and detailed information to their listing for better advertising and faster lease up!

 

 

Where are BHA's Public Housing properties located?

The Property Map shows the location of all six of our Public Housing developments.
 

How do I apply for assistance?

Applicants may apply for our programs online at our website, www.bmtha.org.   Just follow the “Online Application System” link and enter an application for each program that you are interested in, and you’re done!   You can return to the site to check your status on the waiting list, or to make changes to your application.

 
If you prefer to apply in person, applications are taken Monday and Wednesday at the BHA Admissions Office located at 1890 Laurel in Beaumont, Texas.  Applications for Pointe North or Regent I are only accepted at the leasing offices located at each property.  


Due to the popularity of our programs, the waiting lists often close.   If the program you are interested in is currently closed, please keep checking our website and the local newspapers for announcements on when applications will be accepted.