Durham Housing Authority

Anthony Scott, Chief Executive Officer
330 E. Main Street
Durham, NC
(919) 638-1551
(919) 683-1237
About Us

Public Housing, impact of congressional decisions on public housing, RAD, Moving to Work Agencies, Grants, Tax Credits; Community Health and Education initiatives; CHOICE Neighborhoods, Purpose-Built Communities, Innovative Programs -- Technology.


Durham County Commissioners, Downtown Durham, Inc., Durham Police Department, Urban Ministries, City of Durham (Workforce Development, City Council, Mayor's Office);  Families Moving Forward, Duke University, North Carolina Central University, Alliance Behavior Health, Durham Tech






By The numbers

Public Housing Units 1409
Vouchers 2815
Total Units 4224


Children Served 1806
Disabled Served 533
Seniors Served 340
Veterans Served (VASH) 117
RAD Units 477

Latest News

1.8.20 Members Making News
On December 31, 2019 HUD announced more than $79 million in Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) grants to nearly 700 public housing authorities nationwide. FSS grants help public housing authorities hire service coordinators who connect public housing residents with local programs and services with the...
11.22.19 Members Making News, CLPHA Member Update
HUD has announced $99 million in new Mainstream Voucher awards to 285 PHAs including 26 CLPHA members, who received $25.9 million and a combined 2,462 vouchers. CLPHA advocated for larger award amounts in the second competition and we are pleased to see there have been increased allocations of up...
3.7.19 CLPHA Member Update, CLPHA Advocacy, Members Making News
Durham Housing Authority CEO Anthony Scott testified on behalf of CLPHA today before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies during a hearing titled, “Stakeholder Perspectives: Affordable Housing Production.” In his written...
3.5.19 CLPHA Advocacy, CLPHA Member Update
Durham Housing Authority CEO Anthony Scott will testify before Congress this Thursday on behalf of the Council of Large Public Housing Authorities during a hearing of the U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and...
2.14.19 Members Making News
Congratulations to the 60 CLPHA members  who received grants through HUD's Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program! FSS grants help PHAs hire service coordinators who  connect residents with local programs and services. In HUD’s press release announcing the awards, Secretary...
1.10.19 Awards/Grants, Members Making News
On December 21, 2018 HUD announced nearly $29 million in grant awards under its Resident Opportunities and Self Sufficiency - Service Coordinators (ROSS-SC) Program. Eleven CLPHA members received ROSS-SC awards, totaling over $4.7 million.   The ROSS-SC Program provides funding for...
12.13.18 Members Making News
Durham Housing Authority (DHA) CEO Anthony Scott co-authored an op-ed in The Durham Herald-Sunabout how linking Durham's new light-rail project to affordable housing development is integral to DHA’s goal of increasing the city’s affordable housing stock via the RAD program.
11.9.18 News, In The News
Anthony Scott, CEO of Durham Housing Authority (left) and A. Fulton Meachem, President & CEO of Charlotte Housing Authority (right) in Durham, NC.   CLPHA is pleased to see that our members are visiting each other’s communities to share knowledge, ideas, and best practices for...

Job Openings

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The Durham Housing Authority (DHA), requests electronic Proposals (RFP# 20-002) for Property Management Services. Proposals will be received until 2:00 pm EST on December 16, 2020 at procurement@dha-nc.org Details are available beginning November 11, 2020 at www.durhamhousingauthority.org
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Posted on 11.12.20
Applications due by 9.16.20
The Jobs Plus Case Manager is a grant funded position that is responsible for working closely with residents to conduct detailed intake and needs assessments which will result in the development of individualized training and service plans for each participant. They will gauge employment interests...
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Posted on 11.5.20
Applications due by 11.20.20
The Jobs Plus Job Developer is a grant funded position that is responsible for working with employers and residents to create connections and identify employment opportunities for residents in the DHA Jobs Plus Initiative. It is imperative that this position be filled by an individual with the...
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Posted on 11.5.20
Applications due by 11.20.20
The position is assigned to a Property and performs difficult administrative work.  The Strategic Analyst assists the Property Manager to ensure the monitoring, evaluating, researching, reporting on, developing, and implementing internal controls of the Property is in line with Federal, State and...
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Posted on 10.29.20
Under direction, perform complex and detailed work involved in auditing files and entering data into computer to process rent determination certification documents, performing all duties in accordance with established procedures and governing policies and federal regulations.  Monitor, verify, and...
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Posted on 10.4.20
Applications due by 10.16.20
The Durham Housing Authority (DHA), requests electronic Proposals (RFP# 20-001) for Relocation Coordination Services. Proposals will be received until 2:00 pm EST on August 11, 2020 at procurement@dha-nc.org
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Posted on 7.23.20
Applications due by 8.11.20
This position supervises, directs and coordinates a staff of maintenance workers engaged in the maintenance of buildings, preventive maintenance, and grounds.  The supervisor must closely monitor and check work in progress and finished work, and review associated documents. Must have knowledge and...
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Posted on 6.17.20
Under the supervision of the Director of Housing Operations, this incumbent will manage the day-to-day operations of assigned property (ies), in accordance with established regulations and guidelines.  Supervise maintenance and office staff, rent properties, collect and record rent and other...
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Posted on 6.17.20
Funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Jobs Plus Initiative empowers residents of the McDougald Terrace community with employment-related services, supportive services and community support for work via a Community Coaching model to assist with navigating the...
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Posted on 6.3.20
SUMMARY OF THE POSITION: Responsible for the overall operation, and the day-to-day implementation of policies, procedures, and programs to ensure a well-managed and maintained Community. Ensures compliance with all applicable regulatory agencies and federal, state, and local laws; maintains...
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Posted on 5.27.20
Responsible for advising the Chief Executive Officer, Department Directors and Board of Commissioners on legal matters.  Assist in the negotiation and documentation of real estate development and acquisition transactions, drafting documents, handling fair housing complaints, and other in-house...
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Posted on 5.19.20

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