Office of Homeless Solutions

Homeless Solutions Strategy

Track 3: Landlord Subsidized Leasing Program

​Currently the City of Dallas does not possess a sufficient inventory of affordable housing, which is a barrier for many Dallas citizens who housing stability. The Office of Homeless Solutions has proposed the development of the Landlord Subsidized Leasing Program which will provide security deposits, rent, utilities, and incentives to tenants as well risk mitigation services to participating landlords.

Program Details:

  • Reduce bottleneck and length of time for client/familities to be placed in housing
  • Serve 100 clients/families over 12 month period
  • Strengthen partnerships with housing providers and increase housing portfolio
  • Identify potential sites using site selection criteria