Olean Housing Authority
PO Box 438, Olean, New York 14760

716-372-8262

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Olean Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 4 projects which contain 306 affordable rental units.

According to HUD, Olean Housing Authority is determined to be a Medium Low public housing authority, meaning it manages between 250 - 499 public housing units.

Olean Housing Authority is among the 16% of New York housing authorities that only offer public housing. Section 8 assistance in its target area is administered by another nearby housing authority.

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.

Olean Housing Authority manages 4 rental properties which have an average inspection score of 78. The scores for properties managed by Olean Housing Authority range from a high of 84 to a low of 65.

The highest scoring property in the Olean Housing Authority portfolio is South Court and the lowest scoring property is Olean House.

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

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

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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4

Public Housing Projects

306

Public Housing Units

Medium Low (250 - 499)

Public Housing Size

No units

Section 8 Size

Low-Rent

Program Type