Davis Community Housing Authority
352 South 200 West
Farmington, Davis County, UT

801-451-2587 http://daviscommunityhousing.com/

Public Housing Waiting List Statuses

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The Davis Community Housing Authority is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

This housing authority offers three family communities ranging in size from 2 to 4 bedrooms, and one apartment community dedicated to senior/disabled individuals.

There are two ways to apply for public housing:
1. Visit the housing authority to pick up an application, located at 352 South 200, Suite 1, P.O. Box 328, Farmington, UT 84025, Monday-Thursday, between the hours of 7am and 5pm.
2. Download an application here, then print and complete.

Once the application has been completed it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above. No documents are needed at this time.

This housing authority does have a preference point system that may improve your spot on the waiting list: elderly, disabled, or veteran.

More information can be found by visiting the housing authority website at http://daviscommunityhousing.com/, or they can be reached with any questions you may have by calling 801-451-2587, Monday-Thursday between the hours of 7am and 5pm.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Davis Community Housing Authority administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 158 affordable rental units. It also administers 1,119 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Davis Community Housing Authority 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 Medium High, meaning it administers 500 - 1,249 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Davis Community Housing Authority between Public Housing Units (12%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (88%) to that of all housing authorities in Utah, Davis Community Housing Authority has a smaller 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 Utah.

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, Davis Community Housing Authority scored an average of 98 points as of the last set of publicly available data. The housing authority had a high score of 100 in 2002 and a low score of 93 in 2005. The average SEMAP Score for Housing Authorities in Utah is 82.02.

Davis Community Housing Authority has an average score that is more than the average Utah 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.

As of the last set of publicly available data, Davis Community Housing Authority manages one rental property which has an inspection score of 93. To be a passing score, a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. As of the last set of publicly available data, Davis County has a passing score.

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

Total Tenant Payment Percentages What is Total Tenant Payment?

Tenants in public housing pay rent based on their income. Generally, the Total Tenant Payment (TTP) is 30% of the tenant’s adjusted income. Davis Community Housing Authority owns and manages 158 public housing units in 1 properties.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for Davis Community Housing Authority is $275.00 compared to the state average of $276.00.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for the state of Utah ranges from a low of $261.00 to a high of $305.00.

Source Resident Characteristics Report (hud.gov, 2013)

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 Davis Community Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2012 6/16/12 Plan
2010 8/10/10 Plan
2006 7/25/06 Plan
2005 8/9/05 Plan
2004 8/3/04 Plan
2003 10/24/03 Plan
2002 11/4/02 Plan
2001 8/24/01 Plan
2000 10/17/00 Plan

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