Housing Waiting List News for August, 18th 2017
Opens on October 2nd, 2017
The Scottsdale Housing Agency (SHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is opening soon, from October 2, 2017 at 8:00 am, until October 13, 2017 at 5:00 pm MT. Applications will be available online and in person. Preferences and waiting list placement will be provided by the SHA at a later date.
Open until August 19th, 2017
The Westland Housing Commission (WHC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is opening soon, from August 18, 2017 at 3:00 am, until August 19, 2017 at 11:59 pm ET. Applications will be available online. There are three preferences. Applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery, after sorting preferences.
Opens on August 23rd, 2017
The Arlington Housing Authority (AHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is opening soon, from August 23, 2017 at 9:00 am, until August 29, 2017 at 9:00 am CT. It was last open for one week in August 2016; and prior to that for one week in June 2015, and in May 2014. Applications will be available online. There are three preferences. Applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery, after sorting preferences.
Open until August 31st, 2017
The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) is currently accepting Conventional Public Housing, Senior Public Housing, Section 8 Project-Based Voucher, and Mixed Finance waiting list applications. These waiting lists opened on May 5, 2017; and have different closing dates on June 30, 2017, July 31, 2017, and August 31, 2017. Applications are available online and by phone. There are eight preferences. It is not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list, after sorting preferences.
Friday's Top FAQs
New! Can I use a Section 8 voucher to help pay my mortgage?
Yes, you can use a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher to help pay your mortgage, but the housing authority that manages your voucher must participate in Read The Full Answer
New! Can I take my Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher to a different area?
Yes, Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher participants may move their voucher to a different area, but only once specific conditions are met. This process is referred to as "porting."
New! Can part-time workers qualify?
It is likely that you do qualify as a part-time employee. The most important qualifier is income. Generally, you must make less than 50% of the Area Median Income (AMI) of that area to qualify. Keep i Read The Full Answer
New! Will child and transportation expenses be deducted when calculating our contribution to rent?
Different programs have different ways they handle this. Usually, transportation expenses may not be deducted when calculating the tenant rent payment. In some programs (like Section 8), child care ex Read The Full Answer