Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority (Section 8 Office)
117 Bien Venida Avenue
Sinajana, GU

671-477-9851 http://www.ghura.org/

Section 8 Waiting List Status: Closed

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority (Section 8 Office) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List. This is what we know as of our most recent update on January 16th, 2017.

Please note: Please view Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority Public Housing information here.

The Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority (GHURA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for five days in January 2017, and prior to that in January 2013. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

There are no preferences.

1,800 applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery. Applicants will be notified of their application status on January 20, 2017.

More than 6,700 persons applied, according to this news article.

For more information, visit the GHURA website, or call the office at (671) 477-9851 from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday-Friday.


Did you know that you can apply for Section 8 anywhere in the country? If your local Section 8 waiting list is closed, you can apply to programs elsewhere. See all open waiting lists across the country on our Waiting Lists page.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority (Section 8 Office) administers a Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority administers 2,545 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority (Section 8 Office) is designated as Large, meaning it administers 1,250 - 9,999 Section 8 vouchers.

Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority (Section 8 Office) is among the 0% of Guam housing authorities that only offer Section 8 voucher assistance. If there are any public housing units available in the target area, those units are administered by another housing authority.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (hud.gov, 2014)