New Section 8 Waiting List Openings: Oct. 9, 2023

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There are five (5) new Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists announced this week by Affordable Housing Online!

Before applying, renters can save valuable time by knowing all of the important details about a waiting list, including the eligibility requirements, preferences, and more.

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These are the latest areas in the U.S. that have an opportunity for low-income rental assistance:

Housing Tip: Applicants do not need to live in the area to apply to most waiting lists. Once a waiting list closes, it may stay closed for many years.

New Section 8 Announcements

State of Georgia Section 8 Waiting List Opens Next Week

The Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from October 17, until October 20, 2023. 

Get ready to apply for the Georgia Department of Community Affairs waiting list.


City and County of San Francisco, California Section 8 Waiting List Opens Soon

The San Francisco Housing Authority (SFHA) will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from October 23, until November 6, 2023.

Get ready to apply for the San Francisco Housing Authority waiting list.


Gregg, Panola, and Rusk County, Texas Section 8 Waiting List Opens Through October

The Tatum Housing and Beckville Housing Authorities (THBHA) is accepting Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from October 2, until October 31, 2023.

Get the application for the Tatum Housing Authority waiting list.


Odessa, Texas Section 8 Waiting List Opens For A Limited Time

The Housing Authority of Odessa (HAO) is accepting Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from October 1, until October 15, 2023.

Get the application for the Housing Authority of Odessa waiting list.


Lycoming County, Pennsylvania Section 8 Waiting List Opens Soon

The Lycoming Housing Authority (LHA) will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from November 1, until November 17, 2023, or until 800 applications have been received.

Get ready to apply for the Lycoming Housing Authority waiting list.

If you missed last week’s announcements, waitlists that are still open are listed below ⬇️

Previous Announcements

These waiting lists were announced in a previous week, and are still open.

Boulder County, Colorado Section 8 Waiting List Opens Soon

Boulder Housing Partners (BHP) will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from October 30, until November 3, 2023.

Get ready to apply for the Boulder Housing Partners waiting list.


Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Section 8 Waitlist Opens Today

The Lancaster County Housing Authority (LCHA) will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from October 2, until October 5, 2023.

Get the application for the Lancaster County Housing Authority waiting list.


McLean County, Illinois Section 8 Waitlist Opens Soon

The Housing Authority of the City of Bloomington (HACB) will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from October 16, until October 19, 2023.

Get ready to apply for the Housing Authority of the City of Bloomington waiting list.


West Hartford, Connecticut Section 8 Waitlist Opens Today

The West Hartford Housing Authority (WHHA) will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from October 2, until October 12, 2023.

Get the application for the West Hartford Housing Authority waiting list.


Bradford County, Pennsylvania Section 8 Waitlist Opens Today

The Tioga Bradford Housing and Redevelopment Authority (TBHRA) will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications for Bradford County from October 2, 2023, until further notice.

Get the application for the Bradford County Housing Authority waiting list.


Baltimore, Maryland Section 8 Waitlist Opens Today

The Housing Authority of Baltimore City will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from October 2, until October 13, 2023.

Get the application for the Housing Authority of Baltimore City waiting list.


Okanogan County, Washington Waitlist Opens For Three Months

The Housing Authority of Okanogan County will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from September 18, until December 18, 2023.

Get the application for the Housing Authority of Okanogan County waiting list.


St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Waitlist Opens Today

The St. John the Baptist Parish Housing Authority will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waitlist applications from October 2, until October 16, 2023.

Get the application for the St. John the Baptist Parish Housing Authority waiting list.


Sonoma County, California Section 8 Waitlist Opens Through October

The Sonoma County Housing Authority will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from October 1, until October 31, 2023.

Get the application for the Sonoma County Housing Authority waiting list.


Hernando County, Florida Section 8 Waitlist Opens Today

The Hernando County Housing Authority will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from October 2, until October 4, 2023.

Get the application for the Hernando County Housing Authority waiting list.


Poughkeepsie, New York Section 8 Waitlist Closes Wednesday

The City of Poughkeepsie Section 8 HCV Office will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from September 13, until October 4, 2023.

Get the application for the City of Poughkeepsie Section 8 HCV Office waiting list.


Kent and Ottawa County, Michigan Section 8 Waitlist Opens Soon

The Grand Rapids Housing Commission will accept Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list application from October 23, until October 27, 2023.

Get ready to apply for the Grand Rapids Housing Commission waiting list.

If there isn’t a new opening in your area, check below for more opportunities: ⬇️

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