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Housing Services

Housing Services Mission

The mission of Housing Services is to provide quality affordable housing opportunities within Des Moines and Polk County, and to facilitate, where possible, self-sufficiency for its clients.

Housing Services Responsibilities

The Des Moines Municipal Housing Agency (DMMHA) provides Public Housing rental units for qualified low-income families and administers the Section 8 rental assistance program for the Polk County.  These programs are funded by the U.S. Department of Housing And Urban Development (HUD) and administered by DMMHA, the Housing Services Board, and the Municipal Housing Governing Board (Des Moines City Council).

Housing Services Hours and Contact Information

We are here to serve you Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. See City's holiday schedule.

To contact us:

Housing Services Office
2309 Euclid Avenue
Des Moines, IA  50310