Housing Programs

Housing Programs


Okaloosa County offers Affordable Housing Programs to assist very low, low and moderate income residents with Homeowner Repairs, Homeownership and Low Income Rentals through various grant programs.  Citizens may apply for these programs through the Growth Management Department, Housing Programs.

Please call or email to speak with or set up an appointment with one of our Staff for assistance.


Contact Information

E-mail housing@myokaloosa.com


Melanie Marble, Housing Specialist
1250 Eglin Pkwy N, Suite 301
Shalimar, FL 32579
Phone: (850) 609-6183
Abra McGill, Grant and Housing Programs Coordinator
1250 Eglin Pkwy N, Suite 301
Shalimar, FL 32579
Phone: (850) 609-7024


Affordable Housing Advisory Committee (AHAC)

This Committee serves in an advisory capacity to the Okaloosa County Board of County Commissioners and the City of Fort Walton Beach Council on issues related to affordable housing and to review established polies and procedures, ordinances, and regulations and recommend actions or initiatives to encourage or facilitate affordable housing as provided in the Okaloosa County Code Section 11.5-60 and Chapter 420, Florida Statutes.

All meetings of the AHAC are open to the public.


Quick Links

Affordable Housing Advisory Committee (AHAC) Meetings

Fair Housing - Know your Rights

2022-2025 Okaloosa SHIP Local housing Assistance Plan (LHAP)

2019-2022 SHIP Local Housing Assistance Plan (LHAP)