Housing Wait List Recap: January 18, 2021 - Affordable Housing Online

Housing Wait List Recap: January 18, 2021

By on January 18th, 2021

Tagged As: Waiting List Openings

This week’s recap highlights Section 8, Public Housing, and other affordable housing waiting lists that have been recently announced for the week of January 18, 2021.

COVID-19 Notice

Due to concerns of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice, or submission instructions may be adjusted. The Affordable Housing Online team is closely monitoring waiting lists that are open now and opening soon, and will make updates to our website accordingly. The waiting lists below are confirmed openings.

Visit the housing authority’s website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, contact the housing authority directly. Due to a high volume of calls and modified office hours in most areas, expect a long wait time (days or weeks) for a response.

Select the link given for each waiting list to find out the requirements and details on how to apply for rental assistance.

New Waiting List Announcements

COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs

To help renters who are struggling to pay rent during the coronavirus pandemic, several cities, counties, and states have created emergency rental assistance programs for their residents with CARES Act funds. The application period for some local programs has already closed, but many are currently open as of December, 2020. The link below has up to date information on every city, county, and state program that has been discovered.

Learn How to Apply to local COVID-19 Rental Assistance Programs


Fort Worth, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List

The Fort Worth Housing Solutions (FWHS) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications will be accepted from January 25, 2021 at 8:00 am, until January 29, 2021 at 11:59 pm CT. Learn How To Apply.


Lackawanna County, PA Public Housing Waiting List

The Housing Authority of the County of Lackawanna (HACL) waiting list applications for Public Housing apartments are being accepted from January 11, 2021 at 9:00 am ET, until further notice. Learn How To Apply.


Okanogan County, WA Mainstream Section 8 HCV Waiting List

The Housing Authority of Okanogan County (HAOC) Mainstream Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications will be accepted from January 11, 2020 at 12:00 pm PT, until further notice. Learn How To Apply.


In addition to openings features on this page, you can find information on how to apply to nearly 2,500 open waiting lists nationwide: