The following helpful resoures have been grouped for landlords in Tarrant County. They provide useful information and reference material for working with tenants that may need assistance.
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New Owner Resources
- Supportive Housing Presentation – a very informative presentation by Susan Cockrell, Fort Worth Housing Administrator for Special Programs. This comprehensive presentation is in Adobe PDF format and outlines the many housing options in Tarrant County. It also highlights important factors for landlords and includes key metrics about potential tenants and how to best work with the Special Programs available in Tarrant County.
- Orientation Information – This concise document outlines the steps necessary to register as a landlord with the Fort Worth Housing Authority. You can either download the document or review the quick and easy steps.
- Fort Worth Housing Authority 2011 Housing Payment Standards (Rev. 1/11)
Click here to download
Add new Properties
For Special Programs
If you are a landlord who has already completed the Landlord Orientation with the Fort Worth Housing Authority and you wish to add a new property for the Directions Home or Shelter + Care programs for the homeless, please print the Property Description Form below and fax the completed form to Melvlyn Brown at (817) 877-5068. Be sure to also call Bernice Romero at 817-877-3576 to provide ownership information so that she can verify you as the owner with TAD for each new property added.
For Section 8
If you are a landlord who has already completed the Landlord Orientation with the Fort Worth Housing Authority and you wish to add a new property online for the Section 8 program, please follow this link to the Go Section 8 website.
Are you concerned about the bed bug epidemic facing America? Do you know what your responsibilities are as a landlord? Do you know how to keep these pests from attacking your property? What are your client’s responsibilities? Legal Liabilities?
GET THE FACTS!
Download this bed bug training presented by representatives from Orkin at the Apartment Association of Tarrant County on October 13, 2010.
FORT WORTH HOUSING AUTHORITY
NOV. 17, 2011
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Homeless Prevention Resources
How to Get Assistance
If you know renters who are facing or are in danger of eviction: Homeless Prevention Programs