Tuckahoe Housing Authority
4 Union Place
Tuckahoe, Westchester County, NY


Public Housing Waiting List Statuses

Family Senior Other
OpenOpenNot Applicable

The Tuckahoe Housing Authority is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

This housing authority offers two apartment communities:
1. Sanford Gardens is a 99 unit family community.
2. Jefferson Gardens is a 51 unit senior/disabled community.

There are three ways to apply for public housing:
1. Request an application be mailed to you by calling 914-961-3373, Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm
2. Download the application here, to be printed and completed.
3. Visit the housing authority office to pick up an application, located at 4 Union Place, Tuckahoe, NY 10707.

Once the application has been completed it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above. No documents are needed at this time.

This housing authority does have a preference point system that may improve your spot on the waiting list: government displaced, displaced by a natural disaster, victim of domestic violence, elderly, disabled, employed, or enrolled in a training program.

More information can be found by visiting the housing authority website at http://www.thatoday.org/#!__public-housing, or they can be reached with any questions you may have by calling 914-961-3373, during normal office hours.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Tuckahoe Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 149 affordable rental units.

According to HUD, Tuckahoe Housing Authority is determined to be a Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 50 - 249 public housing units.

Tuckahoe 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.

As of the last set of publicly available data, Tuckahoe Housing Authority manages one rental property which has an inspection score of 83. To be a passing score, a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. As of the last set of publicly available data, Sanford Gardens has a passing score.

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

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 Tuckahoe Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 9/8/10 Plan
2009 1/15/09 Plan
2008 1/5/09 Plan
2003 9/30/03 Plan
2002 10/3/02 Plan
2001 11/13/01 Plan
2000 7/1/00 Plan

Affordable Apartments in Tuckahoe from ApartmentSmart


Public Housing Projects


Public Housing Units

Small (50 - 249)

Public Housing Size

No units

Section 8 Size


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