Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency

801 12th Street
Sacramento, Sacramento County, California 95814

Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency is a Public Housing Agency in Sacramento, California that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of December 11th, 2019, Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency has 7 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The City Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List is open until an application limit is reached. The Phoenix Park, Limited Project-Based Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The City, General Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely. The County, Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Alder Grove, Multi-Family Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Marina Vista, Multi-Family Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Senior Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency serves Sacramento County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
City Senior and Disabled Public Housing Open Until Application Limit
Phoenix Park, Limited Project-Based Voucher Open Until Further Notice
City, General Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
County, Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Alder Grove, Multi-Family Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Marina Vista, Multi-Family Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Senior Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Sacramento County, California Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Saybrook/Serna, Limited Project-Based Voucher Closed
Downtown Central, Limited Senior Project-Based Voucher Closed
Twin Rivers, Multi-Family Public Housing Closed
Walnut Grove, Multi-Family Public Housing Closed

Open Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency Waiting Lists

Open Until Application Limit: City Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List

The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) waiting list for 1-Bedroom, Elderly/Disabled City Public Housing apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted from November 12, 2019 at 12:01 am PT, until 1,200 applications have been received.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Homeless with Services
  • Homeless (without services)
  • Veteran
  • Displaced

Further explanation of each preference can be found here.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the SHRA website.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Sacramento, California. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (916) 440-1390.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 11/26/2019.

Open Until Further Notice: Phoenix Park, Limited Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) waiting list for 3 and 4-Bedroom Section 8 Project-Based Voucher apartments at Phoenix Park is currently open on a limited basis. Applications are being accepted since at least November, 2019, until further notice.

Please note:

  • According to the SHRA, this waiting list is for the following households:
    • Rent burdened or homeless
    • Residents
    • Disabled
    • Veterans
  • Phoenix Park is located at 4400 Shining Star Drive, Sacramento, CA 95823 South Sacramento, south of Florin Road and west of Franklin Boulevard.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

The maximum income limits for each household size are as follows:

  • 1 Person $29,300 | 5 Person $45,150
  • 2 Person $33,450 | 6 Person $48,500
  • 3 Person $37,650 | 7 Person $51,850
  • 4 Person $41,800 | 8 Person $55,200

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Veteran
    • Veteran preference is given to a household with a person who has served in the active military, reserves or National Guard who was called to active duty by a federal order of the United States at any time and who shall have been discharged or released there from under conditions other than dishonorable.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the SHRA website.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Sacramento, California.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (916) 440-1390.

IMPORTANT: This is not the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program. Section 8 Project-Based Voucher tenants are required to live in a specific apartment community or scattered site. After one year of occupancy, a Project-Based Voucher tenant may request to be placed on a waiting list to receive the next available Housing Choice Voucher or similar tenant-based rental assistance.

Last Updated on 11/26/2019.

Open Until Further Notice: City, General Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) waiting list for 4 and 5-Bedroom, General City Public Housing apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least November, 2019, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

The maximum income limits for each household size are as follows:

  • 1 Person $46,850 | 5 Person $72,300
  • 2 Person $53,550 | 6 Person $77,650
  • 3 Person $60,250 | 7 Person $83,000
  • 4 Person $66,900 | 8 Person $88,350

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Homeless with Services
  • Homeless (without services)
  • Veteran
  • Displaced

Further explanation of each preference can be found here.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the SHRA website.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Sacramento, California. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (916) 440-1390.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 11/26/2019.

Open Until Further Notice: County, Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) waiting list for 5-Bedroom County Public Housing apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least November, 2019, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

The maximum income limits for each household size are as follows:

  • 1 Person $46,850 | 5 Person $72,300
  • 2 Person $53,550 | 6 Person $77,650
  • 3 Person $60,250 | 7 Person $83,000
  • 4 Person $66,900 | 8 Person $88,350

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Veteran
  • Displaced

Further explanation of each preference can be found here.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the SHRA website.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Sacramento County, California. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (916) 440-1390.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 11/26/2019.

Open Until Further Notice: Alder Grove, Multi-Family Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) waiting list for 2, 3, 4, and 5-Bedroom Multi-Family Public Housing apartments at Alder Grove is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least November, 2019, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, visit to the Alder Grove site, located at 816 Revere Street, Sacramento, CA 95818 to obtain an access code. Once an access code has been obtained, complete the online application here, using the given access code.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Homeless with Services
  • Homeless (without services)
  • Veteran
  • Displaced

Further explanation of each preference can be found here.

It is not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the SHRA website.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Sacramento, California. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (916) 440-1390.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 11/26/2019.

Open Until Further Notice: Marina Vista, Multi-Family Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) waiting list for 2, 3 and 4-Bedroom Mutli-Family Public Housing apartments at Marina Vista is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least November 2019, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, visit the Marina Vista site, located at 240 Seavey Circle, Sacramento, CA 95818 to obtain an access code. Once an access code has been obtained, complete the online application here, using the given access code.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Homeless with Services
  • Homeless (without services)
  • Veteran
  • Displaced

Further explanation of each preference can be found here.

It is not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the SHRA website.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Sacramento, California. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (916) 440-1390.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 11/26/2019.

Open Until Further Notice: Senior Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Senior Public Housing Waiting List

The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) waiting list for 1-Bedroom, Elderly Public Housing is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least November, 2019, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

Maximum income limits:

  • 1 Person $46,850
  • 2 Person $53,550

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Homeless with Services
  • Homeless (without services)
  • Veteran
  • Displaced

Further explanation of each preference can be found here.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the SHRA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (916) 440-1390.

Last Updated on 11/26/2019.

Other Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency Waiting Lists

Closed: Sacramento County, California Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Authority (SHRA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for two weeks in January, 2018. Before that, it was open in September, 2015, for two weeks in September, 2014, and in June, 2012. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

This waiting list had the following preferences: Live, work, or hired to work in Sacramento County; veteran; permanently disabled; rent burdened; homeless.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences.

Nearly 43,000 people applied during the last opening.

For more information, visit the SHRA website here.

Last Updated on 03/25/2019.

Closed: Saybrook/Serna, Limited Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) waiting list for Section 8 Project-Based Voucher apartments at Saybrook and Serna is currently closed. Applications were last accepted on November 12, 2019. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

Please note:

  • According to the SHRA, this waiting list is for the following households:
    • Homeless
    • Residents
    • Have an adult disabled family member
    • Veterans
  • Saybrook is a 56-unit complex consisting of 1, 2, and 3 bedroom units.It is located at 4390 47th Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95823, South Sacramento, east of Highway 99 at 47th Avenue
  • Serna is an 84-unit complex consisting of 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom units. It is located at 5836 Dudley Blvd. McClellan, CA 95652.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Veteran
    • Veteran preference is given to a household with a person who has served in the active military, reserves or National Guard who was called to active duty by a federal order of the United States at any time and who shall have been discharged or released there from under conditions other than dishonorable.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application was received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the SHRA website.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in McClellan Park and Sacramento, California.

Last Updated on 11/26/2019.

Closed: Downtown Central, Limited Senior Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Senior Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) waiting list for 1-Bedroom Senior Project-Based Voucher apartments at Sutterview Apartments, Washington Plaza and Sierra Vista is currently closed. Applications were last accepted on until November 12, 2019. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

Please note:

  • According to the SHRA, this waiting list is for the following households:
    • Rent burdened or homeless
    • Elderly (families aged 50+ but priority is given to families aged 62+)
    • Veterans
  • These communities are at the following locatios:
    • Sutterview Apartments, are located at 2526 L Street, Sacramento
    • Washington Plaza, is located at 1318 E Street, Sacramento
    • Sierra Vista, is located at 2300 K Street, Sacramento

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Veteran Preference
    • Veteran preference is given to a household with a person who has served in the active military, reserves or National Guard who was called to active duty by a federal order of the United States at any time and who shall have been discharged or released there from under conditions other than dishonorable.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application was received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the SHRA website.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Sacramento, California.

Last Updated on 11/26/2019.

Closed: Twin Rivers, Multi-Family Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) waiting list for 2, 3, 4, and 5-Bedroom Multi-Family Public Housing apartments at Twin Rivers is currently closed. Applications were last accepted on November 12, 2019. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to visit the Twin Rivers site to obtain an access code. After an access code was obtained, it was required to complete the online application, using that code.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

It is not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the SHRA website.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Sacramento, California. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Last Updated on 11/26/2019.

Closed: Walnut Grove, Multi-Family Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) waiting list for 3-Bedroom Multi-Family Public Housing apartments at Walnut Grove is currently closed. It is not known when this waiting list was last open, or when it will reopen.

For more information, visit the SHRA website.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Walnut Grove, California. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Last Updated on 11/26/2019.

About Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency

More information about Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency can be found on its website at https://www.shra.org/.

Representatives of Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency may be available by phone at (916) 444-9210. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

How To Update Your Application

Applications can be updated online here.

HCV Portability Status

As of 12/11/2019, it is not known if Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency 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.


Public Housing Operated by Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency

New Helvetia

2515 Kit Carson St
Sacramento, CA

River Oaks

454 River Bend Cir
Sacramento, CA

Capitol Terrace

1820 Capitol Ave
Sacramento, CA

Colonial Heights 1 Clauss Court

7280 Mandy Dr
Sacramento, CA

River Oaks

2845 37th St
Sacramento, CA

Riverview Apartments - 626 I Street

626 I St
Sacramento, CA

Gibson Oaks - 480 Redwood Avenue

480 Redwood Ave
Sacramento, CA

Sierra Vista Apartments

2300 K Street
Sacramento, CA
62+
HCV Welcome

Public Housing Operated by Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency

Sutterview Apartments

2526 L St
Sacramento, CA
Call For Rent
1 BR
HCV Welcome