Browse questions and answers
Who is responsible for submitting and maintaining the HA information?
The local public housing agencies are responsible for
adding, maintaining, and updating their own information found in
the HA module. Additional information such as funding and performance
data comes from other HUD sources.
How often is the information updated?
The local public housing agencies will update its own
information in IMS/PIC as changes occur.
Who has access to HA Profiles?
Anyone who has access to the Internet can access HA Profiles.
What information does HA Profiles provide?
HA Profiles has three categories of information:
- Details which covers agency name, program type, fiscal
year end, inventory, and performance data.
- Address which covers physical and mailing addresses
of the agency.
- Contact which includes phone, FAX and TTY numbers;
web page and email addresses of the agency; the names of the
agency?s executive director and local officials; and the cognizant
HUD Field Office.
Where does the data come from?
It is pulled live from IMS/PIC. IMS/PIC in turn gathers
data from other HUD databases such as REAC PHAS and financial systems.
What if I find information that is incorrect?
You should report it to the Housing Agency. If they do
not correct it, call the cognizant HUD Field Office.
How can I use this information?
If you are a student, you can get comparative data from
HA Profiles concerning agencies of interest. If you need housing
assistance, you can identify the nearest housing agency and get
address and contact information for it. As a taxpayer, you can see
how well your local agency is performing.