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Nelson Hall Homes

Nelson Hall Homes is a 288-unit development in Fort Smith, AR. The goal is to provide suitable and safe rental housing for eligible low-income elderly and/or disabled persons. The Fort Smith Housing Authority (FSHA) receives operating subsidies through HUD's (U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development) Section 8 voucher program to help manage the housing for low-income residents at rents they can afford. Nelson Hall Homes offers a duplex-style community of efficiency, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom units.

Nelson Hall Homes Amenities

Unit Amenities

  • Walk-in showers
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven/Stove
  • Water and sewer paid by FSHA
  • Select units are Fully Handicap Accessible.
  • Select units have Washer/Dryer connections available.
  • FSHA maintains the lawn but residents are welcome to maintain flower beds and vegetable gardens.

Community Amenities

  • On-site laundry facility located at the main office for residents and aides. Hours are Monday thru Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Cable television and internet access are available at the main office.
  • Public transportation shelters
  • Residential Services
  • Beckman Senior Activity Center
  • Western Arkansas Counseling and Guidance offers individual or group counseling on Mondays at the main office.
  • Pet stations
  • Close proximity to groceries, pharmacies, shopping centers, etc.



Experience the best in new homes with all the modern conveniences, located near schools, grocery, and retail shopping in a neighborhood environment.


Homeownership programs can provide eligible buyers with assistance for down payment and closing costs.


Section 8 provides very low-income families the ability to rent apartments, condominiums or homes in the private market.


Nelson Hall Homes provides suitable and safe rental housing for eligible low-income elderly and/or disabled persons.

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2100 North 31st Street | Fort Smith, AR 72904 | Phone: 479-782-4991 | Administrative Fax: 479-782-0120 | Section 8 Fax: 479-709-9381