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Pre-application will be taken November 13 – 17, 2017

Online Waiting List Pre-Application

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Persons who have a disability and require assistance to complete the pre-application online may come to the FWHS office at 1201 E. 13th Street, Fort Worth TX. Assistance will be available November 13-17, 9:00 am – 11:00 am and 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm.

Before you begin the application process, please have available your social security card, names and dates of birth of all family members. Also you will need income of all family members. Make sure you have typed correctly all information. Have paper and pen ready to write down your confirmation number.

Submit only ONE application to Fort Worth Housing Solutions (FWHS). Duplicate forms will not be accepted.

Applications can be received online anytime during the wait list period. Applicants will receive a confirmation number to acknowledge successful transmission of the application. By submitting this pre-application information you are not guaranteed placement on any waiting list. A maximum of 5,000 applicants will be randomly selected through a lottery for placement on the waiting list.

The results of the lottery will be posted in 4-6 weeks. Applicants may check the results by going to App Checker https://fortworth.apply4housing.com/status.


  • An applicant must qualify as an individual or family as defined by FWHS.
  • Head of household must be at least 18 years of age at the time of this pre-application or an emancipated minor by a court of competent jurisdiction, consistent with Texas law.
  • Family must have annual income at the time of admission that does not exceed the established income limits at the time of admission according to the maximum income by family size established by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
  • Applicant and all adult members of the family must pass a criminal background check.
  • Applicant or any member of the family that has ever been convicted of manufacturing or producing methamphetamine on the premises of any federally-assisted housing or any family household member that is subject to a lifetime registration requirement under a state sex offender registration program will not be eligible for housing assistance.
  • Applicant and all members of the family must provide documentation of social security numbers for all family members or certify that they do not have social security numbers at the time of initial eligibility interview.
  • Applicant and all members of the family must meet HUD requirements on citizenship or immigration status.
  • Applicant or any member of the family who currently owes rent or other amounts to FWHS or any other housing authority will not be offered assistance until the outstanding balance is paid in full.

FWHS does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, marital status, familial status, national origin, age, pregnancy, disability, ancestry, actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in the access to, admission into, or employment in housing programs or activities.

Begin by entering your date of birth and your social security number:

Select the programs you want to apply to:

Please enter your SSN twice to get started:

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