Alaska Housing Finance Corporation - Section 8

4300 Boniface Parkway
Anchorage, Alaska 99504
(907) 330-6100

Alaska Housing Finance Corporation - Section 8 is a Public Housing Agency in Anchorage, Alaska that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Moving to Work programs. As of July 18th, 2019, Alaska Housing Finance Corporation - Section 8 has 10 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Anchorage, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List has opened and is accepting applications now. The waiting list is scheduled to close on July 31st, 2019. The Fairbanks, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Homer, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Juneau and Petersburg, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Ketchikan, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Kodiak, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Sitka, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Soldotna, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Valdez, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Wrangell, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Alaska Housing Finance Corporation - Section 8 serves Anchorage, Fairbanks, Homer, Juneau, Ketchikan, Kodiak, Petersburg, Sitka, Soldotna, Valdez, Wasilla and Wrangell.

Waiting list information for the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation Public Housing program can be found here.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Anchorage, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Open Now
Fairbanks, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Open Indefinitely
Homer, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Open Indefinitely
Juneau and Petersburg, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Open Indefinitely
Ketchikan, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Open Indefinitely
Kodiak, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Open Indefinitely
Sitka, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Open Indefinitely
Soldotna, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Open Indefinitely
Valdez, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Open Indefinitely
Wrangell, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Open Indefinitely
Wasilla, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Open Alaska Housing Finance Corporation - Section 8 Waiting Lists

Open Now: Anchorage, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

  1. Find and complete the application through one of the following methods:
    • Online Application at https://housing.ahfc.us/
    • Pick Up Application at The Anchorage Family Investment Center at 440 E Benson Blvd.
    • Print Out Application at https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/rental-programs/waiting-list-status
  2. Submit your application between July 1st, 2019 at 04:30 AM AKST and July 31st, 2019 at 12:30 PM AKST
  3. Check if you qualify for the following preferences: Preferences Unconfirmed
  4. Check your status on the waiting list. Applications will be ordered by random lottery by order of preferences.

Waiting List Details

The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Anchorage is currently open, from July 1, 2019, until July 31, 2019.

There are three ways to apply:

  1. Complete the online application here.
  2. Download and print the application online here. Scroll down to the "Anchorage" row, and select the "Lottery Application" link in the "VOUCHERS" column.
  3. Pick up an application at the Anchorage Family Investment Center, located at 440 E Benson Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99503, from 8:30 am until 4:30 pm AKT, Monday-Friday.

Once the paper application has been completed, it must be either:

  1. Postmarked by July 31, 2019 and mailed to PO Box 241385, Anchorage, AK 99524-1366
  2. Hand delivered to the drop box to the left of the main entrance door of the Anchorage Family Investment Center at the address above.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery.

For more information, read the AHFC public notice, or visit the AHFC website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (907) 330-6100; or download and print the Reasonable Accommodation Request form here: https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/resources/fair-housing.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/02/2019.

Open Indefinitely: Fairbanks, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Fairbanks is currently open, since at least February, 2018, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Download and print the application online here. Scroll down to the "Fairbanks" row, and select the "Application" link in the "VOUCHERS" column.
  2. Pick up an application at the Fairbanks Family Investment Center, located at 1441 22nd Ave, Fairbanks, AK 99701-6517, from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm AKT, Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the Fairbanks Family Investment Center at the address above from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

There are no preferences.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the AHFC website, or contact a community office listed here.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (907) 456-3738; or download and print the Reasonable Accommodation Request form here: https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/resources/fair-housing.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/02/2019.

Open Indefinitely: Homer, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Homer is currently open, since at least February, 2018, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Download and print the application online here. Scroll down to the "Homer" row, and select the "Application" link in the "VOUCHERS" column.
  2. Pick up an application at the Homer office, located at 3670 Lake St, Ste. 400, Homer, AK 99603-7655, from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm AKT, Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the Homer office at the address above.

There are no preferences.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the AHFC website, or contact a community office listed here.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (907) 235-2447; or download and print the Reasonable Accommodation Request form here: https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/resources/fair-housing.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/02/2019.

Open Indefinitely: Juneau and Petersburg, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Juneau and Petersburg are currently open, since at least February, 2018, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Download and print the application online here. Scroll down to either the "Juneau" or Petersburg row, and select the "Application" link in the "VOUCHERS" column.
  2. Pick up an application at the Juneau Family Investment Center, located at 3410 Foster Ave, Juneau, AK 99801-1906, from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 5:00 pm AKT.

Once the application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address above.

There are no preferences.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the AHFC website, or contact a community office listed here.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (907) 586-3750; or download and print the Reasonable Accommodation Request form here: https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/resources/fair-housing.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/02/2019.

Open Indefinitely: Ketchikan, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Ketchikan is currently open, since at least February, 2018, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply: 

  1. Download and print the application online here. Scroll down to the "Ketchikan" row, and select the "Application" link in the "VOUCHERS" column.
  2. Pick up an application at the Ketchikan office, located at 130 Bryant St, Ste. 112, Ketchikan, AK 99901, from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm AKT, Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it can be:

  1. Hand delivered to the Ketchikan office at the address above.
  2. Mailed to:

P.O. Box 5124
Ketchikan, AK 99901-0124

There are no preferences.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the AHFC website, or contact a community office listed here.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (907) 225-6030; or download and print the Reasonable Accommodation Request form here: https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/resources/fair-housing.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/02/2019.

Open Indefinitely: Kodiak, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Kodiak is currently open, since at least February 2018, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Download and print the application online here. Scroll down to the "Kodiak" row, and select the "Application" link in the "VOUCHERS" column.
  2. Pick up an application at the Kodiak office, located at 521 Maple St, Kodiak, AK 99615, from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm AKT, Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it can be:

  1. Hand delivered to the Kodiak office at the address above.
  2. Mailed to:

P.O. Box 317
Kodiak, AK 99615-0137

Disabled applicants who require reasonable assistance to complete the application can call the Kodiak office at (907) 486-5513 from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

There are no preferences.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the AHFC website, or contact a community office listed here.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (907) 486-5513; or download and print the Reasonable Accommodation Request form here: https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/resources/fair-housing.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/02/2019.

Open Indefinitely: Sitka, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Sitka is currently open, since at least February, 2018, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Download and print the application online here. Scroll down to the "Sitka" row, and select the "Application" link in the "VOUCHERS" column.
  2. Pick up an application at the Sitka office, located at 422 Andrews St, Sitka, AK 99835-7317, from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm AKT, Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the Sitka office at the address above.

There are no preferences.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the AHFC website, or contact a community office listed here.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (907) 747-5700; or download and print the Reasonable Accommodation Request form here: https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/resources/fair-housing.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/02/2019.

Open Indefinitely: Soldotna, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Soldotna is currently open, since at least February, 2018, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply:,

  1. Download and print the application online here. Scroll down to the "Soldotna" row, and select the "Application" link in the "VOUCHERS" column.
  2. pick up an application at the Soldotna office, located at 44539 Sterling Highway, Ste. 201-A, Soldotna, AK 99669-7920, from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm AKT, Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the Soldotna office at the address above.

There are no preferences.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the AHFC website, or contact a community office listed here.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (907) 260-7633; or download and print the Reasonable Accommodation Request form here: https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/resources/fair-housing.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/02/2019.

Open Indefinitely: Valdez, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Valdez is currently open, since at least February, 2018, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply:,

  1. Download and print the application online here. Scroll down to the "Valdez" row, and select the "Application" link in the "VOUCHERS" column.
  2. pick up an application at the Valdez office, located at 104 Bremner St, Valdez, AK 99686, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm AKT, Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it can be:

  1. Hand delivered to the Valdez office at the address above
  2. Mailed to:

P.O. Box 926
Valdez, AK 99686-0926

There are no preferences.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the AHFC website, or contact a community office listed here.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (907) 835-2119; or download and print the Reasonable Accommodation Request form here: https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/resources/fair-housing.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/02/2019.

Open Indefinitely: Wrangell, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Wrangell is currently open, since at least February, 2018, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Download and print the application online here. Scroll down to the "Wrangell" row, and select the "Application" link in the "VOUCHERS" column.
  2. Pick up an application at the Wrangell office, located at 720 Zimovia Highway, Ste. 107, Wrangell, AK 99929, from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm AKT, Monday-Thursday.

Once the application has been completed, it can be:

  1. Hand delivered to the Wrangell office at the address above.
  2. Mailed to:

P.O. Box 950
Wrangell, AK 99929-0950

There are no preferences.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received.

For more information, visit the AHFC website, or contact a community office listed here.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (907) 874-30187; or download and print the Reasonable Accommodation Request form here: https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/resources/fair-housing.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/02/2019.

Other Alaska Housing Finance Corporation - Section 8 Waiting Lists

Closed: Wasilla, Alaska Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Wasilla is currently closed. It was last open in April, 2019. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

Please note: Some web pages on the AHFC website identify this service area as "Mat-Su."

For more information, visit the AHFC website, or contact a community office listed here.

Last Updated on 07/02/2019.

About Alaska Housing Finance Corporation - Section 8

More information about Alaska Housing Finance Corporation - Section 8 can be found on its website at https://www.ahfc.us/.

HCV Portability Status

As of 07/18/2019, it is not known if Alaska Housing Finance Corporation - Section 8 is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation - Section 8 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the most recent VMS report, Alaska Housing Finance Corporation - Section 8 manages 4,951 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each:

Standard Homeownership Tenant Protection Moving To Work Ported Out VASH Non-Elderly Disabled
Vouchers 347 22 59 4,171 64 235 36
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $132 $676 $741 $584 $971 $639 $510
Monthly Cost $45,954 $14,874 $43,707 $2,435,769 $62,141 $150,168 $18,374