The La Habra Housing Authority was formed by the City Council on September 22, 1992, by Resolution Number 4146 under provisions of State Law. The City of La Habra has an agreement for a period of 20 years, expiring April 6, 2013, with the County of Orange Housing Authority for the administration of Section 8 housing programs. At the February 17, 2015 Housing Authority meeting, Resolution No. 2015-1 was approved authorizing the Orange County Housing Authority to continue providing Section 8 Housing Assistance programs for a 10 year period.
The properties owned by the La Habra Housing Authority consist of a mobile home park with 107 coach spaces, a 143-space mobile park, and an 81 unit Senior Citizen Affordable Alternative Single Room Occupancy housing facility.