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Andrew PerkinsNew Chair to take the Helm on the Board at the Housing Authority of Winston-Salem

On May 11, 2021, Andrew M. Perkins, Jr. was selected to serve as the new Board Chair for the Housing Authority of Winston-Salem. Perkins is the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Facilities and Engineering at NC A&T State University in Greensboro, N. C. Prior to that appointment, he served as the University Engineer. Before coming to NCA & T, Perkins retired with the rank of Colonel from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers after 29 years of distinguished service. He served as commander and district engineer for both the Norfolk and San Francisco Districts, U.S. Army Corp of Engineers; he was the facilities construction program manager, Office of the Assistant Chief of Engineers; an Area Engineer in Saudi Arabia; and was a battalion commander and Assistant Corps Engineer with the 18th Airborne Corps at Fort Bragg, NC. During his career with the Corps of Engineers, he had the opportunity to work with the Departments of Transportation in California and Virginia to enhance transportation and environmental needs in those states. The Governor appointed him as a member of the N. C. Board of Transportation in 2003, where he still serves. Perkins received his B. S. degree in architecture from Hampton University, his M. S. degree in architecture from the University of Wisconsin, and is a graduate of The National War College in Washington, D.C. He and his wife, Dr. Mary T. Perkins, make their home in Winston Salem, NC and have two adult children.
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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McCormack Baron SalazarMBS-Winston Salem is seeking qualifications for architectural services for Phase I of the Winston-Salem Newside Choice Neighborhood Initiative Project. RFQ will be posted on July 13, 2020. Proposals are due on August 4, 2020. To view the full RFQ please visit, http://clevelandavetransformation.com and select the "Opportunities" page on or after the posting date listed above.

 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!