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Serving Okaloosa County, Florida
Florida map showing Fort Walton Beach Housing Authority and Church Street Apartments
Fort Walton Beach
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Portions of Crestview

Fort Walton Beach Housing Authority

HUD Ranked High Performer

Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Our mission is to provide and develop quality affordable, safe and sanitary housing opportunities for individuals and families. We are committed to providing quality affordable housing which enhances the lives of our residents and promotes independence. To promote a community environment that is free from discrimination.

The Fort Walton Beach Housing Authority is a public entity that was formed in 1968 to provide federally subsidized housing and housing assistance to low-income families within the city of Fort Walton Beach and Okaloosa County. The FWBHA is headed by an Executive Director and is governed by a seven-person board of commissioners and is subject to the requirements of Title 24 of the Code of Federal Regulators and the FWBHA's procurement policy. Though brought into existence by a resolution of the City of Fort Walton Beach, it is a separate entity from the city.