Housing Services

Human Services Department
Tempe Public Library building, 2nd floor
3500 S. Rural Rd. (southwest corner of Rural and Southern)
Tempe, AZ  85282

Phone: 480-350-8950
Fax: 480-858-7703
Information Line: 480-350-8974
AZ Relay:
800-842-4681 TDD

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed for lunch from 11:30 - 12:30p.m.

The City of Tempe wants to ensure the health and welfare of its residents. For that reason, the Human Services Department participates in a variety of federal housing programs for those who need assistance.

Housing Services provides rental assistance low income households and pathways to success through the Family Self-Sufficiency and Permanent Supportive Housing programs. 

Affordable Housing Programs
Programs to assist low and moderate income households including CAMP - Community Assisted Mortgage Program, which provides deferred loans to first-time homebuyers in Tempe.

Emergency rent and utility assistance

The Tempe Housing Services Division administers and manages the G-RAP Program to assist families who are currently experiencing difficulty in rental & utility arrearages. Families or individuals who need services must have income that is at or below 80 percent of Area Median Income (AMI).

Income eligible Tempe residents who are currently past due on rent or utilities can apply once every 12 months for assistance.

*Applications for Rent/Utility Assistance can be picked up in the Tempe Housing’s office lobby: Monday through Friday, 8AM to 5PM. 

Fair Housing
Information on laws and policies that make sure all Americans have equal access to the housing of their choice

Section 8 Housing in Tempe
A rent subsidy for eligible very low-income families.  The Family Self-Sufficiency program can help Section 8 families go from being renters to becoming homeowners.

**Section 8 (Housing Choice Voucher) and TBRA Wait Lists are closed; We are not taking Housing Applications at this time.**

Homeless Assistance
Tempe is committed to preventing and addressing homelessness as part of a regional effort

Public Notices and Plans 

Staff Contacts

Wait List Status Check


Equal Housing Opportunity    Wheelchair

The City of Tempe
is an Equal Opportunity/
Reasonable Accommodations Provider

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