Housing Authority of Grapevine
131 Starr Place
Grapevine, Tarrant County, TX

817-488-8132

Section 8 HCV Waiting List Status: Closed

The Housing Authority of Grapevine Texas Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program waiting list is closed.  According to a post on the Texas Housing Association website on 8/15/2014, the housing authority plans to open the waiting list in 2015.  The housing authority will make a decision as to the opening date by February 2015.


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Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Housing Authority of Grapevine administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 98 affordable rental units. It also administers 83 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Housing Authority of Grapevine is determined to be a Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 50 - 249 public housing units. Also according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the housing authority is designated as Small, meaning it administers 50 - 249 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Housing Authority of Grapevine between Public Housing Units (54%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (46%) to that of all housing authorities in Texas, Housing Authority of Grapevine has a larger proportion of public housing units than the average housing authority. The housing authority’s proportion of Section 8 vouchers under management is larger than the average housing authority in Texas.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (hud.gov, 2014)

SEMAP Performance What are SEMAP Scores?

Each year HUD reviews and scores the housing authority’s Section 8 program management based on 14 different criteria. This score is a reflection of how well the housing authority manages the Section 8 waiting list, the physical quality of housing assisted with Section 8 and the financial management of the program.

From 2001 to 2009, Housing Authority of Grapevine scored an average of 96 points. The housing authority had a high score of 100 in 2003 and a low score of 92 in 2001. The average SEMAP Score for Housing Authorities in Texas is 74.11.

Housing Authority of Grapevine has an average score that is more than the average Texas housing authority. Higher SEMAP scores indicate more effective financial management, a smoother waiting list process and higher quality physical conditions at assisted properties.

Source President's Open Government Directive (hud.gov/offices/pih/, 2012)

Latest Public Housing Inspection Scores What are REAC Scores?

Every public housing project is inspected every one to three years by HUD.

Housing Authority of Grapevine manages one rental property which has an inspection score of 78. To be a passing score, a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. Unnamed has a passing score.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (data.gov, 2014)

Housing Authority Annual and 5 Year Plans

Public housing agencies, also called public housing authorities, which receive funding from HUD, are required to submit and receive approval from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development of both an Annual Plan and a 5 Year Plan. These plans establish each housing authority’s policies, strategies, programs and operations for meeting the housing needs of persons within their target area.

The housing authority plans include specific details about the cost of renovations to real estate (also known as capital improvements), changes to Section 8 HCV policies, planned redevelopment of public housing projects and other major administrative changes.

Following are the HUD-approved public housing agency plans for Housing Authority of Grapevine.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 10/30/09 Plan
2009 10/21/08 Plan
2008 11/26/07 Plan
2007 12/19/06 Plan
2006 5/17/06 Plan
2005 12/21/04 Plan
2004 11/23/03 Plan
2003 11/23/03 Plan
2002 7/1/02 Plan
2001 5/3/01 Plan
2000 4/6/00 Plan

Affordable Apartments in Grapevine from ApartmentSmart

1

Public Housing Projects

98

Public Housing Units

83

Section 8 Vouchers

Small (50 - 249)

Public Housing Size

Small (50 - 249)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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