Housing Authority offices will remain closed to the public until April 30, unless posted otherwise.
Employees are on duty Monday – Thursday from 9 AM to 4 PM.
We are closed on Fridays. Offices are closed on City holidays.
SMHA personnel are available by telephone, email, or messages in our night drops.
The San Marcos Housing Authority is an Equal Opportunity Housing provider. All SMHA properties are smoke-free.
PUBLIC HOUSING (1, 2, 3, 4, & 5-bedroom units)
Because our offices are temporarily closed to the public, applications for Public Housing may be downloaded from our website You must print and complete the application. Attach all required documents and place it in the night drop at the main office (1201 Thorpe Lane). If you do not have access to a printer, call 512-353-5059.
Click HERE to download a copy of the application.
You will need:
- Birth Certificates for everyone
- Social Security cards for everyone
- Picture I.D.’s for everyone over the age 18 yrs
- Any information related to income (wages, retirement, SS/SSI payments, TANF & child Support)
SPRINGTOWN VILLA (1 & 2-bedroom units — must be elderly or disabled)
To apply to Springtown Villa, call 512-396-3363 for instructions. An application can be mailed to you.
CHAPULTEPEC FAMILY SELF-SUFFICIENCY PROGRAM (2, 3, & 4-bedroom units)
Must be motivated to succeed! Click HERE for more information.
SECTION 8 HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PROGRAM (1, 2, 3, & 4-bedroom units in the local, privately-owned housing market)
WE ARE NOT TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR SECTION 8 AT THIS TIME.