Housing Programs

Gwinnett Housing Corporation

The Gwinnett Housing Corporation (GHC) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that was founded for the purpose of developing, rehabilitating, managing, and operating quality affordable residential housing in Gwinnett County. As the largest developer of affordable housing in the county, GHC staff manage various programs for home ownership, rental, and multifamily housing.

GHC manages the following housing programs:

Welcome Home

Purchase, rehab, and down payment assistance for first time home buyers

Pathway Home

Referral only rental program for families facing housing insecurity

Multifamily Housing

Project based rental assistance funded by the Dept. of Housing & Urban Development.

Lawrenceville Housing Authority

The Housing Authority of the City of Lawrenceville (LHA) was established on May 8, 1950 and was funded through the Housing Act of 1937 for the purpose of providing decent, safe, and sanitary housing to the low-income citizens of Lawrenceville and the surrounding areas. 

Since its establishment, LHA has developed nine (9) housing sites with a total of 212 public housing units. The Authority’s operating fund consists of rental income and federal subsidies from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Most residents served by the Housing Authority are elderly and working families.

LHA is designated as a “high performing agency” by HUD and is committed to serving all residents, participants, and the public in a manner consistent with the principles of respect, fairness, and equity.

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