Roseville Housing Commission
18330 Eastland Street
Roseville, Macomb County, MI


Section 8 Waiting List Status:

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Roseville Housing Commission Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List. This is what we know as of our most recent update on June 5th, 2015.

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The Section 8 and Public Housing programs administered by this housing authority are often over subscribed requiring the use of a waiting list. The waiting list would typically only open for brief periods. To find out of the waiting list is open or when it may open, please contact the housing authority directly.

Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Roseville Housing Commission Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update August 6th, 2015.

The Roseville Housing Commission (RHC) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for senior/disabled individuals.

Please note: The RHC does not offer a Public Housing program for families.

The RHC has two apartment communities dedicated to senior/disabled individuals.

To apply, visit the RHC to pick up a pre-application, located at 18330 Eastland Street, Roseville, MI 48066, during normal office hours.

Once the pre-application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above. 

No documents are needed at this time.

The RHC does have a preference for applicants that live and/or work in Roseville.

For more information, call the RHC office at (586) 778-1360 during normal office hours.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Roseville Housing Commission administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 99 affordable rental units. It also administers 309 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Roseville Housing Commission is determined to be a Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 50 - 249 public housing units. Also according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the housing authority is designated as Medium Low, meaning it administers 250 - 499 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Roseville Housing Commission between Public Housing Units (24%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (76%) to that of all housing authorities in Michigan, Roseville Housing Commission has a smaller proportion of public housing units than the average housing authority. The housing authority’s proportion of Section 8 vouchers under management is larger than the average housing authority in Michigan.

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

SEMAP Performance What are SEMAP Scores?

Each year HUD reviews and scores the housing authority’s Section 8 program management based on 14 different criteria. This score is a reflection of how well the housing authority manages the Section 8 waiting list, the physical quality of housing assisted with Section 8 and the financial management of the program.

From 2001 to 2009, Roseville Housing Commission scored an average of 97 points as of the last set of publicly available data. The housing authority had a high score of 100 in 2002 and a low score of 78 in 2001. The average SEMAP Score for Housing Authorities in Michigan is 74.81.

Roseville Housing Commission has an average score that is more than the average Michigan housing authority. Higher SEMAP scores indicate more effective financial management, a smoother waiting list process and higher quality physical conditions at assisted properties.

Source President's Open Government Directive (, 2012)

Housing Authority Annual and 5 Year Plans

Public housing agencies, also called public housing authorities, which receive funding from HUD, are required to submit and receive approval from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development of both an Annual Plan and a 5 Year Plan. These plans establish each housing authority’s policies, strategies, programs and operations for meeting the housing needs of persons within their target area.

The housing authority plans include specific details about the cost of renovations to real estate (also known as capital improvements), changes to Section 8 HCV policies, planned redevelopment of public housing projects and other major administrative changes.

Following are the HUD-approved public housing agency plans for Roseville Housing Commission.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 7/26/10 Plan
2008 4/14/08 Plan
2007 2/20/07 Plan
2006 3/13/06 Plan
2005 10/11/05 Plan
2004 4/12/05 Plan
2003 6/21/04 Plan
2002 8/7/02 Plan
2001 4/17/01 Plan
2000 10/31/00 Plan