Augusta Housing Authority
Housing Choice Voucher Program
Public Notice to Owners/Developers of Rental Housing
in Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia
The Augusta Housing Authority (AHA) will accept proposals from developers for a new construction project to incorporate an allocation of up to 20 Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8) Project Based Vouchers for rental properties in Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia.
The Project Based Voucher Program provides long-term rental assistance through Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments contracts for rental properties occupied by low and moderate income persons. The properties must meet the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requirements, AHA’s selection policies and other scoring criteria. The purpose of this Project Based Voucher Program will be to provide rental assistance to those Owners providing newly constructed permanent elderly housing for homeless and/or low and moderate income families.
Information packets describing AHA’s Project Based Voucher Program, the selection and scoring criteria, etc. may be obtained downloading below, or by picking up an information packet at AHA’s Administrative Office, 1435 Walton Way, Augusta, Georgia.
AHA will accept proposals through September 13, 2022. AHA estimates that it will provide funding for up to 70 Project Based Voucher Program assisted units in two separate RFPs, but reserves the right to allocate more or less units, depending on the number and quality of the proposals it receives. AHA also reserves the right not to award any units. AHA will only consider those proposals submitted in response to the guidelines in the “Project Based Voucher Program Assistance Plan” as described in the information packet.
The Augusta Housing Authority is committed to affirmatively furthering fair housing by providing equal access to all of its programs, services and activities regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, disability or age.
Equal Housing Opportunity
The Housing Authority of the City of Augusta, Georgia
By: Jacob L. Oglesby, Executive Director