Welcome to the Our "Frequently Asked Questions" Page
Our goal is to assist you and answer all your housing questions as quickly and thoroughly as possible. We have collected some of the most common questions below. Please contact us if your question is not answered below or elsewhere on our website.
What is the location of the Admissions Office?
The Admissions Office entrance is located on the left hand side of Caggiano Plaza. The Admissions hours are Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, 1:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. and Friday 8:00 a.m. - 12:30.
When will I receive my monthly HAP payment?
Direct deposits are made on the third business day of each month. If it does not appear as a direct deposit on the third business day, please call the tenant's case representative to see if there is a delay in payment for any reason.
What About Housing Fraud? Housing fraud affects the total number of families the Lynn Housing Authority & Neighborhood Development can assist. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) places a high priority on pre-venting fraud, program abuse and non-compliance .Don't risk losing your federally-assisted housing by providing false,incomplete, or inaccurate information on your application and re-certification forms. Penalties for committing fraud and abuse may include: loss of subsidy assistance; eviction; required repayment of all overpaid rental assistance; fines of up to $10,000; imprisonment for up to 5years, and/or prohibition from receiving future assistance.