Small Scale Developers Welcome HABC’s POV

On Monday May 20th The Housing Authority of Baltimore City (HABC) was represented at the Urban Land Institutes Small Scale Developer Forum: When Opportunity Abounds! This year’s Forum encouraged small developers to review low cost/high-risk neighborhoods in Baltimore that require strong discipline and skill to see that one does not over estimate market or redevelopment costs.

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The Housing Authority of Baltimore City (HABC) was established in 1937 to provide federally-funded public housing programs and related services for Baltimore's low-income residents.


HABC is one of the largest public housing authorities in the country. Currently, owns 6,999 public housing units in 13 sites and various scattered sites and has more than 700 employees.


HABC serves over 19,000 households through its Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher programs.

HABC is committed to affirmatively further fair housing by promoting non-discrimination, fair and equal housing opportunities and fair housing choice and to fostering inclusive communities. HABC implements its programs in a manner that is consistent with the fair housing laws, including but not limited to the Fair Housing Act and the Maryland and Baltimore City laws, which prohibit discrimination in housing or services directly or indirectly on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, familial status, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age and ancestry.