Housing Opportunity Program
What is the Housing Opportunity Program?
The Housing Opportunity Program (HOP) is a housing mobility initiative aimed at assisting families participating in the Housing Choice Voucher program to explore housing choices and move to Opportunity Areas in Philadelphia and surrounding counties.
Please note that the Housing Opportunity Program is only open to Housing Choice Voucher recipients.
The Housing Opportunity Program (HOP) provides Mobility Counseling to assist Housing Choice Voucher Program families use their voucher to find and move into quality housing in top-rated communities throughout the Philadelphia region.
Opportunity Areas offer more opportunities for HCV Program families, including better quality of life and housing, diverse neighborhoods, and access to better schools and shopping. Current HCV Program Participants, who have been on the program for at least two years can take advantage of the Mobility Counseling Program. Mobility Counselors assist the voucher holder through every step of the leasing process including workshops on home maintenance, financial management, and tenant rights. The Counselors also provide landlord outreach and unit search assistance.
HOP for Residents
Explore different housing options in different communities to find the best fit for you.