Welcome to the City's Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD). HCD strives to improve the quality of life of City residents through the development of housing, social, and economic opportunities.
Historic Northwest Home Purchase Assistance program now open!
HCD may provide assistance to eligible households buying a home within the boundaries of the City's Historic Northwest Community to cover some of the down payment and closing costs.
Home Purchase Assistance program closed November 16, 2018.
HCD may provide assistance to eligible households buying a home within City limits to cover some of the down payment and closing costs.
City owned properties for sale.
Browse the updated list of City owned properties available for purchase or donation to eligible nonprofit organizations.
Residential Rehabilitation program closed April 30, 2018.
HCD may pay for the repairs of items that compromise the life, health, and/or safety of households located within City limits.
Looking for social services?
HCD provides a host of social services through Vickers House.
Have you discovered an orange parking meter?
The Real Change Movement is a partnership between the Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County and the City of West Palm Beach. The program focuses on raising awareness about the issues of homelessness and generating new funds to help make a difference.