The Housing Authority of the City of Winston-Salem is seeking to participate in the Moving to Work (MTW) Demonstration. Participation in the Demonstration may alter some aspects of Housing Authority programs. Information will be provided and input on a potential MTW Plan will be received at two Resident & Participant MTW Meetings. The Meetings will occur at the following Dates:

  • August 3rd, at 4:00 PM at the HAWS Central Office (500 W. 4th Street, Suite 300, Winston-Salem, NC, 27101) and on Zoom
  • August 10th at 6:00 PM on Zoom Only

For information regarding access to the meetings over Zoom, please visit www.haws.org on the day of the event.

Are you a construction contractor in or near the Winston-Salem, NC area? This is your opportunity to participate in a contractor information fair and training opportunity to be held on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at 4:00PM on the campus of the Kennedy Career Center located at 910 Highland Court, Winston-Salem, NC 27101. Be prepared to receive information on the Winston-Salem Choice Neighborhood Initiative Project, contracting opportunities for M/WBE and Section 3 companies as well as other industry related trainings. Space is limited and registration is requested through www.courb.co/wscni.

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HAWS Residents (Public Housing Only) We are pleased to announce the launch of a new web-based information center for our residents. This web site will allow you to:
  • Review and update your information, such as e-mail and phone numbers, to ensure quality communication.
  • Review family member, income and assets details.
  • Review waiting list basic details and preferences
  • Submit work orders
Please click “register now” below to register for the Housing Authority of Winston-Salem’s RentCafé. All current residents will receive a letter with your information needed to register for this portal. Please wait until you receive this letter before you attempt the registration process.

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Want the latest news concerning the Winston-Salem Choice Neighborhoods Project? We're using a new platform to help you follow and participate in the planning and implementation process. Click here for more information.

Proposed street view of walk-up units in foreground with townhomes in background

The Loewy Building at Winston Square is conveniently located in along 4th Street, in the heart of downtown. This excellent location is within walking distance of featured restaurants, shops, entertainment and premium residential space in the recently revitalized area. It is also in close proximity to the I-40 and Hwy. 52 corridors. We offer office suites from 255 to 3,050+/- sqft. available for lease (various options include reception areas, conference rooms and break areas). Convenient parking is available for your employees and guests. The beautiful art deco style building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a certified Local Historic Property. For more information, contact Lisa Campbell at 336-917-6090 today!

Please be advised that ALL Waiting Lists for Public Housing are open (excluding Brookside View). Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) and Brookside View Homes (individual houses) remain closed.

The Housing Authority is accepting online applications for all of its public housing properties (except Brookside View). If you currently do not have an account with us you can Register now!
If you are already registered with us, please login to your portal and complete the online application or select the additional location for which you would like to apply.

The Housing Authority of Winston-Salem is updating the owner portal effective November 1, 2017. Owners will have access to monthly HAP statements, caseworker contact information, inspection schedules and reports, and 1099s. Please click “register now” below to register for the Housing Authority of Winston-Salem’s RentCafé. If you have any questions, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. NOTE: If you are a current landlord you will receive either a letter or email with your registration steps.

DON’T MISS OUT! Register now!