Gloversville Housing Authority
181 West St. Gloversville, NY 12078

518-773-7308

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Gloversville Housing Authority administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 3 projects which contain 293 affordable rental units. It also administers 251 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Gloversville Housing Authority is determined to be a Medium Low public housing authority, meaning it manages between 250 - 499 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 Gloversville Housing Authority between Public Housing Units (54%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (46%) to that of all housing authorities in NY, Gloversville Housing Authority has a larger 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 NY.

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

Latest Public Housing Inspection Scores What are REAC Scores?

Every public housing project is inspected every one to three years by HUD.

Gloversville Housing Authority manages 3 rental properties which have an average inspection score of 79. The scores for properties managed by Gloversville Housing Authority range from a high of 83 to a low of 75.

The highest scoring property in the Gloversville Housing Authority portfolio is Dubois Gardens and the lowest scoring property is Kingsboro Towers.

To be a passing score a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. 100% of properties managed by Gloversville Housing Authority have a passing score.

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

Total Tenant Payment Percentages What is Total Tenant Payment?

Tenants in public housing pay rent based on their income. Generally, the Total Tenant Payment (TTP) is 30% of the tenant’s adjusted income. Gloversville Housing Authority owns and manages 293 public housing units in 3 properties.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for Gloversville Housing Authority is $333.00 compared to the state average of $0.00.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for the state of NY ranges from a low of $0.00 to a high of $0.00.

Source Resident Characteristics Report (hud.gov, 2013)

Waiting List Status:


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.

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Public Housing Projects

293

Public Housing Units

251

Section 8 Vouchers

Medium Low (250 - 499)

Public Housing Size

Medium Low (250 - 499)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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