Landlord Corner - Bulletin Board

09/28/2020NOW AVAILABLE: Electronic Request for Tenancy Approval

Hello All,


The Electronic Request for Tenancy Approval (RTA) is now available! This will allow you to complete the entire RTA process online. The link can be found on the SAHA website Resources page.


When you need to submit the RTA packet, please follow these steps:

  1. Click on the “Request for Tenancy Approval - Online” link to start the form and enter your name and email address.
  2. Enter your prospective tenant’s name and email address.
  3. Click “Begin Signing” and read the message that appears before clicking “Continue.”
  4. Complete your section of the packet and submit. 
  5. The tenant will receive an email notification to complete their section of the packet.
  6. Once the completed packet is received by SAHA, staff will send you Part II of the packet directly, which will request your financial information to coordinate Housing Assistance Payments.
  7. Complete Part II and attach the required documents indicated in the packet. 
  8. Once Part II is received by SAHA, staff will review and contact you within 7-10 business days. 


Instructions for this new process will be included in the briefing packet provided to the client when they begin their search for a unit.


If you have any questions, please contact SAHA’s Landlord Liaison at or 210-477-6033.

05/06/2020Landlord COVID-19 Notification

SAHA is committed to keeping their staff, partners, and participants informed during this challenging time. Here are a few updates regarding SAHA and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) policies and procedures:

  • Inspections are being conducted virtually via video-calling Apps such as Google Meet or Apple FaceTime. Instructions regarding these procedures are provided here.
  • Landlord HAP (payments) are continuing to be processed, but delays may occur.
  • Vouchers are currently being issued through an electronic process.
  • HUD has provided a webpage with helpful Landlord Resources and fact sheets that can be accessed here.
  • Additional information about HUD's COVID-19 operations, which may affect your rental, can be found here.