HHA Newsletter - Special Edition - Volume 2
Affordable Housing Facilities
The HHA Nelson Lara Administrative Building is located at 75 East 6th Street, Hialeah, FL 33010
Hialeah Housing Authority Special Edition Newsletter
Affordable Housing Facilities
The Affordable Housing Program has a total of 545 units. The buildings are at different locations in the City of Hialeah area, and they include 1- and 2-bedroom units. The rent of a one-bedroom is currently $828.00, and a two-bedroom unit is $996.00.
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A message from the Executive Director
This special edition newsletter is intended to showcase all of our properties that are home to thousands of low-income families. Today, I feel we have reached a big milestone with our new property acquisition Villa Mariposa. This property is located in the Seminola community. This is the first time in over 20 years that HHA debuts a new building. This building will home 83 elderly residents.
Julio Ponce, Executive Director
Dale G. Bennet Villas:
Dale G. Bennet Villas is a multi-family property located at 2850 West 71st Street, Hialeah, FL 33018. It was named in honor of the late Mayor Dale G. Bennet, a former Mayor of the City of Hialeah, FL from 1973 until 1981. The construction of "Dale G. Bennet" was completed in November 1989.
The Hoffman Gardens is a 200-unit multi-family property, located at 987 West 75th Street, Hialeah, FL 33014. Hoffman Gardens was named in honor of Dr. Charles Hoffman, who was appointed by the Mayor of the City of Hialeah as the first Chairman of the Board of Commissioners of the HHA on February 14, 1967. Thereafter, Dr. Charles Hoffman served 3 consecutive 4-year terms. The construction of Hoffman Gardens was completed in October 1971.
Donald F. Scott Villas:
Donald F. Scott Villas is a 50-unit multi-family property, located at 425 West 25th Street, Hialeah, FL 33010. Donald F. Scott Villas was previously known as "Seminola Villas". A community activist named Donald F. Scott was a resident in the Seminola area and through his hard work and effort, accomplished so much for his community and residents of "Seminola Villas", especially for the children at Christmas time. The HHA honored him by renaming the project "Donald F. Scott Villas". The construction for Donald F. Scott Villa was completed in January 1972.
Holland Hall is a property for the elderly with 101 units, located at 555 East 1st Avenue, Hialeah, FL 33010. This building was named after Mrs. Evelyn F. Holland a former Commissioner on the first Board established by HHA and later served as Chairman. Her fellow Commissioners named the project Evelyn F. Holland Hall in her honor. Mrs. Hall was best known in the Hialeah area as the person responsible for the establishment of the HHA and the construction of low-cost housing for senior citizens. This property was completed in May 1973.
James Bright Villas:
James Bright Villas is a multifamily property, located at 5215 West 25th Avenue, Hialeah, FL 33016. This property was named in honor of James H. Bright, one of the founders and developers of Hialeah, FL. The construction of "Bright Villa" was completed in November 1987.
La Esperanza is a multifamily property, located at 1770 West 44th Place, Hialeah, FL 33012. The construction of La Esperanza was completed in September 1984. The property was given the name of "La Esperanza" which means "The Hope".
Milander Manor is a 60-unit elderly property, located at 815 West 75th Street, Hialeah, FL 33014. This property was named in honor of the late Henry Milander, a former Hialeah City Councilman, and past longstanding Mayor of the City of Hialeah from the early 1940's to 1973. Mr. Milander was well known for the creation of so many recreation parks within the City of Hialeah. The construction of Milander Manor was completed in June 1976.
Project 21 is a 14-unit multifamily property. The construction of "Project 21" was completed in April 1999.
Raul A. Martinez:
Raul A. Martinez is a multifamily property, located at 6325 West 24th Avenue, Hialeah, FL 33016. The construction of "Raul A. Martinez" was completed in December 1994.
Ruth A. Tinsman Pavilion:
Ruth A. Tinsman is a multifamily property, located at 6545 West 24th Avenue, Hialeah, FL 33016. It was named in honor of Commissioner Ruth A. Tinsman, who was a former Chairperson and a Vice-Chairperson of the HHA. Her term of office ended on January 9, 1990. Mrs. Tinsman had been a resident of Hialeah for over 50 years and a dedicated member of the Board of Commissioners. The construction of the "Ruth A. Tinsman Pavilion" was completed in December 1996.
Vernon Ashley Plaza:
Vernon Ashley Plaza was the first federally funded 200-unit property built by the HHA located at 70 East 7th Street, Hialeah, FL 33010. This property was named in honor of Mr. Vernon Ashley, who was a former Councilman of the City of Hialeah for over 12 years and very instrumental in establishing the growth of the HHA. The construction was completed in October 1969.
Vivian Villas is a 100-unit elderly property, located at 4650 West 12th Avenue, Hialeah, FL 33012. This property was named in honor of Mrs. Vivian Hoffman, who was appointed by the Mayor of the City of Hialeah to the first established Board of Commissioners of the HHA on February 14,1967. Mrs. Hoffman was the spouse of Dr. Charles Hoffman, who was appointed ad the first Chairman of the Board of the HHA on February 14, 1967, and thereafter served 3 consecutive 4-year terms. The construction of Vivian Villas was completed in November 1971.