NOTICE: Click the link www.habdportals.org to put in a Public Housing Application. Then select Applicant Portal from the menu options on the left to set up an account and get started.
For over eight decades, the Housing Authority Birmingham District (HABD) has been a committed leader in providing affordable housing for qualified families in the City of Birmingham. Our ultimate vision is to empower self-sufficiency, economic advancement and quality living for a successful future.
The mission of HABD is to be the leader in making excellent, affordable housing available for low and moderate-income persons through effective management and wise stewardship of public funds. HABD will also partner with our residents and others to enhance the quality of life in our communities.
HABD’s leadership has continued to develop and grow programs, offerings and partnerships that help to promote self-sufficiency, empowerment and quality of life for personal and community success. Birmingham has the largest public housing authority in Alabama, serving more than 10,000 people.