Housing and Development Services, Inc.,
also known as HDS Companies, is a dynamic customer centered and solutions driven corporation headquartered in South Florida. Founded in 1998, HDS soared as the leading provider of diverse business solutions and professional technical services in the Affordable Housing and Community Development Industry and has remained on top of its game for the last 20 years. At HDS, we are continuously reinvesting to provide our customers with new innovative solutions, as well as in mentoring and training our staff to deliver effective customer service. Diversity drives us, HDS is an active member and supporter of industry trade organizations and working groups. Our top talent team members travel throughout the U.S. to take part in trade shows, conferences, and meet one-on-one with our clients and industry leaders to better understand how we can improve our business services and processes. Through these experiences, they acquire first-hand exposure to what’s happening in the industry attaining professional development by networking with industry experts and influencers. We believe that a well-trained workforce will have the ability to interpret our clients’ business needs and identify ideal solutions tailored for each agency.
Since its inception, our mission has been to develop software solutions and related services solely for the affordable housing industry. Our focus on this market has led to HDS being the preferred software solutions provider for agencies nationwide.
With the development of each of our software suites, we have worked closely with industry professionals, agency staff, and participated in industry working groups to ensure that we incorporate necessary functionality and regulatory requirements. Our commitment to bringing industry expertise in-house has been a priority, capitalizing on collaboration with professionals who have a strong background both in the industry and in software solution development and deployment.
The primary focus of the Organization is to provide Work Skills Mentoring and Experiences via specific School-Based and Summer Programs. Additionally, the focus of the HDS Foundation is to educate and provide access to available Affordable Housing options that can further their ability to attain independent or semi-independent housing via Federal, State and Community-based programs and assistance.