The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) manages individual Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists for all 83 counties in the State of Michigan. Please view waiting list information for each county below. We will update this page as more information becomes available.

Barry County, Michigan Section 8 HCV Waiting List : Open

FEBRUARY
28th

This information was last updated on February 7th, 2017.

The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA): Barry County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently open, from December 1, 2016 at 8:00 am, until February 28, 2017 at 5:00 pm ET.

To apply, complete the online application here. Select Barry County in the "Available Counties" list. The application is available online only. No paper applications will be available or accepted.

If a disabled applicant requires reasonable accommodation to complete the application, call (517) 241-8986.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Live or work in the county you are applying to.

Applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, after sorting preferences.

Persons on the waiting list can update application information online here.

For more information, visit the MSHDA website, call the Section 8 office at (517) 373-9344, or call a county housing agency.

Summary

  • What: Michigan State Housing Development Authority Housing Choice Voucher Opening
  • When: December 1st, 2016 at 08:00 AM ET - February 28th, 2017 at 05:00 PM ET
  • How To Apply:
    • Online Application at https://webapp.mshda.cgi-bps.com/.
      • Note: If an applicant does not have access to the Internet, they can use a friend or family member's computer/device, or one at a local library.
  • Preferences For: Persons Who Live or Work Locally.

  • A waiting list with preferences means that applicants who qualify for the preferences will receive assistance before applicants who do not. Because of the preferences, applicants who do not qualify may have a longer wait to receive assistance. Learn More About Preferences.

Houghton and Osceola County, Michigan Section 8 HCV Waiting List : Open

MARCH
6th

This information was last updated on February 7th, 2017.

The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA): Houghton and Osceola County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists are currently open, from December 5, 2016 at 8:00 am, until March 6, 2017 at 5:00 pm ET.

To apply, complete the online application here. Select the desired county in the "Available Counties" list. The application is available online only. No paper applications will be available or accepted.

If a disabled applicant requires reasonable accommodation to complete the application, call (517) 241-8986.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Live or work in the county you apply to.

Applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, after sorting preferences.

Persons on the waiting list can update application information online here.

For more information, visit the MSHDA website, call the Section 8 office at (517) 373-9344, or call a county housing agency.

Summary

  • What: Michigan State Housing Development Authority Housing Choice Voucher Opening
  • When: December 5th, 2016 at 08:00 AM ET - March 6th, 2017 at 05:00 PM ET
  • How To Apply:
    • Online Application at https://webapp.mshda.cgi-bps.com/.
      • Note: If an applicant does not have access to the Internet, they can use a friend or family member's computer/device, or one at a local library.
  • Preferences For: Persons Who Live or Work Locally.

  • A waiting list with preferences means that applicants who qualify for the preferences will receive assistance before applicants who do not. Because of the preferences, applicants who do not qualify may have a longer wait to receive assistance. Learn More About Preferences.

Alger, Arenac, Charlevoix, Huron, and Lake County, Michigan Section 8 HCV Waiting List : Open

MARCH
31st

This information was last updated on February 7th, 2017.

The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA): Alger, Arenac, Charlevoix, Huron, and Lake County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists are currently open, from January 3, 2017 at 8:00 am, until March 31, 2017 at 5:00 pm ET. Alger County was last open from November 2013 until June 2016.

To apply, complete the online application here. Select the county you desire in the "Available Counties" list. The application is available online only. No paper applications will be available or accepted.

If a disabled applicant requires reasonable accommodation to complete the application, call (517) 241-8986.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Live or work in the county you apply to.

Applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, after sorting preferences.

Persons on the waiting list can update application information online here.

For more information, visit the MSHDA website, call the Section 8 office at (517) 373-9344, or call a county housing agency.

Summary

  • What: Michigan State Housing Development Authority Housing Choice Voucher Opening
  • When: January 3rd, 2017 at 08:00 AM ET - March 31st, 2017 at 05:00 PM ET
  • How To Apply:
    • Online Application at https://webapp.mshda.cgi-bps.com/.
      • Note: If an applicant does not have access to the Internet, they can use a friend or family member's computer/device, or one at a local library.
  • Preferences For: Persons Who Live or Work Locally.

  • A waiting list with preferences means that applicants who qualify for the preferences will receive assistance before applicants who do not. Because of the preferences, applicants who do not qualify may have a longer wait to receive assistance. Learn More About Preferences.

Chippewa and Delta County, Michigan Section 8 HCV Waiting List : Open

MARCH
26th

This information was last updated on February 20th, 2017.

The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA): Chippewa and Delta County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists are currently open, from February 20, 2017 at 8:00 am, until March 26, 2017 at 5:00 pm ET. Delta County was last open from May 2016 until July 2016; and prior to that from August 2015 until October 2015. Chippewa County was last open from November 2013 until June 2016.

To apply, complete the online application here. Select the county you desire in the "Available Counties" list. The application is available online only. No paper applications will be available or accepted.

If a disabled applicant requires reasonable accommodation to complete the application, call (517) 241-8986.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Live or work in the county you apply to.

Applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, after sorting preferences.

Persons on the waiting list can update application information online here.

For more information, visit the MSHDA website, call the Section 8 office at (517) 373-9344, or call a county housing agency.

Summary

  • What: Michigan State Housing Development Authority Housing Choice Voucher Opening
  • When: February 20th, 2017 at 08:00 AM ET - March 26th, 2017 at 05:00 PM ET
  • How To Apply:
    • Online Application at https://webapp.mshda.cgi-bps.com/.
      • Note: If an applicant does not have access to the Internet, they can use a friend or family member's computer/device, or one at a local library.
  • Preferences For: Persons Who Live or Work Locally.

  • A waiting list with preferences means that applicants who qualify for the preferences will receive assistance before applicants who do not. Because of the preferences, applicants who do not qualify may have a longer wait to receive assistance. Learn More About Preferences.

Dickenson, Gratiot, and Menominee County, Michigan Section 8 HCV Waiting List : Open Soon

MARCH
20th

This information was last updated on February 22nd, 2017.

The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA): Dickenson, Gratiot, and Menominee County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is opening soon, from March 20, 2017 at 8:00 am, until June 23, 2017 at 5:00 pm ET.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here. Select the desired county in the "Available Counties" list. The application is available online only. No paper applications will be available or accepted.

If a disabled applicant requires reasonable accommodation to complete the application, call (517) 241-8986.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Live or work in the county you are applying to.

Applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, after sorting preferences.

Persons on the waiting list can update application information online here.

For more information, visit the MSHDA website, call the Section 8 office at (517) 373-9344, or call a county housing agency.

Summary

  • What: Michigan State Housing Development Authority Housing Choice Voucher Opening
  • When: March 20th, 2017 at 08:00 AM ET - June 23rd, 2017 at 05:00 PM ET
  • How To Apply:
    • Online Application at https://webapp.mshda.cgi-bps.com/.
      • Note: If an applicant does not have access to the Internet, they can use a friend or family member's computer/device, or one at a local library.
  • Preferences For: Persons Who Live or Work Locally.

  • A waiting list with preferences means that applicants who qualify for the preferences will receive assistance before applicants who do not. Because of the preferences, applicants who do not qualify may have a longer wait to receive assistance. Learn More About Preferences.

VASH Voucher: Open Indefinitely

This information was last updated on February 7th, 2017.

The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) is currently accepting VASH Voucher waiting list applications.

Please note: The VASH Voucher program operates similarly to the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program, but is only available to homeless veterans.

To apply, contact the VA Medical Center in your area to see if you qualify. Michigan VA Medical Center information can be found here.

For more information, visit the MSHDA website, call the Section 8 office at (517) 373-9344, or call a county housing agency.

Homeless: Open Indefinitely

This information was last updated on February 7th, 2017.

The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA): homeless waiting list is currently open for all counties. This waiting list is open indefinitely.

To apply, contact the Housing Assessment and Resource Agency (HARA) in your area. HARA contact information can be found here.

For more information, visit the MSHDA website, call the Section 8 office at (517) 373-9344, or call a county housing agency.

Multi-County, Michigan Section 8 PBV: Open Indefinitely

This information was last updated on February 20th, 2017.

The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) is currently accepting Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list applications.

To apply, visit the MSHDA website, and scroll down to the section titled "Project Based Voucher (PBV) List."

This waiting list has the following preferences: Live or work in the county you are applying to.

Applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, after sorting preferences.

Persons on the waiting list can update application information online here.

For more information, visit the MSHDA website, call the Section 8 office at (517) 373-9344, or call a county housing agency.


IMPORTANT NOTE: This is NOT the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program. The Section 8 Project-Based Voucher program operates similarly to Public Housing, in which tenants are required to live in a specific apartment community or scattered site.

Michigan State Housing Development Authority serves the following locations in the state of Michigan:

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13725 John R St
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Some apartments in this community are rent subsidized, which means rent is income based.
These affordable apartments have been funded by the following programs:
Public Housing
401 E Montezuma Ave
Heritage Manor is a 70 unit low income housing apartment community in Houghton.
Some apartments in this community are rent subsidized, which means rent is income based.
These affordable apartments have been funded by the following programs:
Public Housing
601 W 1st St
Centennial Arms is a 109 unit low income housing apartment community in Evart.
Some apartments in this community are rent subsidized, which means rent is income based.
These affordable apartments have been funded by the following programs:
Public Housing