Mississippi  Regional Housing Authority VIII




Welcome to the Mississippi Regional Housing Authority No. VIII website.




Thank you for applying for participation in our Assisted Housing program.

Our waiting list is now closed. We will advertise in the future when the waiting list reopens.


You may still apply for our Affordable Housing program by clicking on the Affordable Housing tab above and following the directions.

Thank you.



Established August 16th,1956, the Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VIII helps meet the housing needs of low and moderate-income residents of the lower fourteen counties of Mississippi. Learn more about us here.


MRHA VIII publishes a quarterly newsletter that provides an insight to projects and activities taking place within our communities. To view the latest edition, click here.


To visit the non-profit development organization, South Mississippi Housing and Development Corporation,

an instrumentality of the Mississippi Regional Housing Authority VIII, please click here.


To see if your income is within the limits mandated by HUD, to be eligible for assistance, and to access other important information, please click here.



The MS Regional Housing Authority VIII does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, marital status, national origin, age, pregnancy, disability, ancestry or sexual orientation for access, admission, or employment in housing programs, resources or activities.


“If you or anyone in your family is a person with disabilities, and you require a specific accommodation in order to fully utilize our programs and services, please contact the housing authority.”