The Ohkay Owingeh Housing Authority (OOHA) was established in 1997
to provide safe, decent and affordable housing to Tribal members living
on the reservation. As the Tribally Designated Housing Entity (TDHE),
OOHA was designated by the Ohkay Owingeh Tribal Council to administer
the Tribe’s Native American Housing and Assistance Act (NAHASDA) block
grant funding and use it to reinvent housing and community development
on the reservation.

Services Available

• Financial Education and Counseling
• Homeownership Education and Counseling
• Home Rehabilitation
• Handicapped Accessible Renovations for Elders
• New Construction
• Administer the Mutual Help Program
• Assist families in applying for the 184 Loan Guarantee Program
• Provide rental housing with the Tsigo Bugeh Village Rental Program
• Assist with Homeowners and Tenant Insurance through Amerind
• Provide home owner maintenance training
• Assist with qualified contractors for rehab-by-owner projects

Board Members

Leonard Montoya, Chairman
Joe Cruz, Vice-Chairman
Nancy Ortiz, Secretary/Treasurer
Westin Johnson, Commissioner
Julia Honaberger, Commissioner