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Howard County Housing Commission

Our Mission

The mission of the Howard County Housing Commission is to provide safe, quality, affordable, and sustainable housing opportunities for low- and moderate-income families who live or work in Howard County and to assist them in moving toward economic independence.

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Working With You To Find Your New Home

Recent Updates

Marlow Apartments

Howard County Housing Commission is now leasing apartments at the new luxury Marlow luxury apartment building located at 6200 Valencia Lane, Columbia, MD 21044. Some apartments will be equipped with accessibility features for mobility impairments. You must have a Housing Choice Voucher to apply. For more information about joining our waitlist, floorplans and availability contact: […]

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Financial Counseling

Having problems paying your rent because of COVID-19 related loss of income? Making Change can help you create a budget that includes rental payments that are affordable for your family. Use this budget as the basis for negotiating rental payments with your landlord. Click below to request an appointment with Making Change.

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