Frequently Asked Questions

You will need to pick up the application for housing at the Administrative Office of the MHA located at 501 Tenth Street, Moundsville, WV or by downloading the necessary form, which can be found here.

No, our agency only administers public housing. For information on this program, please contact the Parkersburg Housing Authority at 304-428-6400, as they field the Moundsville area.

Residents residing in all projects except the Golden Towers are required to pay for electric. Electric is included in rent at the Golden Towers. A utility allowance is deducted from gross rent for residents who have to pay for electric.

Yes. Pets are permitted upon approval of the housing authority based on height and weight requirements outlined in the pet policy. A pet deposit is required.

No, we do give preference to those displaced due to natural disaster.

Normally it takes approximately 7 to 10 days to perform a background check and prior rental history.

Waiting list size and unit availability determine how long you will be on the wait list.

Our lease is a one year lease. Residents are evaluated at the end of the term and leases can be renewed for another year.

You have to be a permanent resident of the United States.

Rent is based on 30% of adjusted gross household income.

All apartments come with stove and refrigerator.

No, residents supply their own air conditioners.