Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority

340 North 11th Street
Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada 89101

Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, Homeownership Voucher, Public Housing Homeownership, Family Self-Sufficiency, Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH), Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV), and Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) programs. As of September 21st, 2021, Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority has 3 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority serves Clark County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Other Affordable Housing Open Until Further Notice
Veteran Open Until Further Notice
Emergency Housing Vouchers Open Until Further Notice
Clark County, Nevada Non-Elderly Disabled Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Clark County, Nevada Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) Closed
General Closed
Neighborhood Stabilization Project (City) Closed
Brown Homes Affordable Housing Closed

Open Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority Waiting Lists

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Application methods may change, as well. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, you can contact the housing authority directly. Office operations may be different from usual, and it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority Website: http://www.snvrha.org/.

Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority Phone: (702) 477-3100.

Open Until Further Notice: Other Affordable Housing Waiting List

Please Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) Affordable Housing waiting list for apartments at the communities listed below is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least November, 2018, until further notice.

Please note: According to the SNRHA, "The rents are a flat fee and set by the individual community, and do not fluctuate based on income. Our rents are typically between 30-40% below market. Affordable Housing is available to all residents who qualify, and each individual community has different qualifying criteria."

This opening is for the following communities:

  • Reata Condos
  • Rulon Earl Mobile Park
  • Rulon Earl Manufactured Home Rentals
  • Robert Gordon Plaza / VIII
  • Eva-Garcia Mendoza Plaza
  • Janice Brooks Bay
  • Dorothy Kidd Mobile Home Park

To apply during the opening period, visit the SNRHA Affordable Housing page here, and contact a community that is taking applications.

For more information, visit the SNRHA Affordable Housing page, or the SNRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the SNRHA, as of July 24, 2020

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (702) 477-3100.

Last Updated on 03/08/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Veteran Waiting List

Please Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) Veteran waiting list for apartments at the communities listed below is currently open. Applications are being accepted from December 10, 2019, until further notice.

Please note: According to the SNRHA, "The Veteran/Disabled Veteran must be the head, spouse, co-head or sole member of the household. At the time of eligibility, the Veteran must submit their DD214 or other official discharge documents from the Official Military Personnel File which show enlistment and discharge dates, branch of service, social security number, birthdate, net active service and type of discharge. If the military documents are not submitted in accordance the Veteran’s/Disabled Veteran’s name will be withdrawn from the waiting list."

This opening is for the following communities:

  • Espinoza Terrace RAD/PBV (Henderson, must be 55 years of age or older) Bedroom size: 0/1, 2
  • Lubertha Johnson RAD/PBV (Must be 55 years of age or older) Bedroom size: 0/1, 2
  • Rose Gardens RAD/PBV (Must be 55 years of age or older) Bedroom size: 0/1, 2
  • Marion Bennett RAD/PBV (Must be 62 years of age or older or Disabled) Bedroom size: 0/1, 2
  • Coronado Drive (Henderson, must be 55 years of age or older) Bedroom size: 0/1, 2
  • Designated Senior (Must be 55 years of age or older) Bedroom size: 0/1, 2
  • Conventional Public Housing, Bedroom size: 1, 2, 3, 4
  • Hampton Court (Henderson), Bedroom size: 1, 2, 3
  • Vera Johnson A Mixed Finance, Bedroom size: 2, 3
  • Vera Johnson B RAD/PBV, Bedroom size: 2, 3
  • Biegger Estates RAD/PBV, Bedroom size: 2, 3, 4
  • Landsman Gardens RAD/PBV (Henderson) Bedroom size: 2, 3, 4, 5
  • Juan Garcia PBV, Bedroom size 2, 3, 4
  • Patriots Place Apartments PBV, Bedroom size: 1, 2
  • Allegiance Apartments PBV, Bedroom size: 1, 2
  • Archie Grant RAD/PBV, Bedroom size: 1, 2

To apply during the opening period, print the paper application that is available online (in English or Spanish), and the HUD Supplemental Form here.

It is not known how to submit the application.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Head/Spouse/Co-Head is a Veteran
  • Spouse of a Deceased Veteran whose death was service connected
  • Disabled Veteran with a Service Connected Disability
  • Head/Spouse/Co-Head a full time student enrolled in an accredited program?
  • Employed at least 20 hours per week
  • Receiving SSI/SSD or any disability pension
  • 62 year of age or older
  • Head/Spouse/Co-Head: Currently lives, works, or has been hired to work in Clark County

For more information, visit the SNRHA How To Apply page, or the SNRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the SNRHA, as of July 24, 2020.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (702) 477-3100 or (TDD) at (702) 387-1898.

Last Updated on 03/08/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Emergency Housing Vouchers Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) Emergency Housing Vouchers waiting list is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least July 2021, until further notice.

Please note: According to the SNRHA, "Emergency Housing Vouchers (EHV) to provide rental assistance to four types of households: 1. Currently homeless 2. At risk of homelessness 3. Fleeing or attempting to flee domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking or human trafficking 4. Recently homeless and for whom providing rental assistance will prevent the family’s homelessness or having high risk of housing instability."

To apply during the opening period, contact the Southern Nevada Homelessness Continuum of Care partners to complete an intake assessment. The contact information for these partners is available here.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the SNRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the SNRHA public notice on July 13, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Clark County, Nevada.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via .

Last Updated on 07/13/2021.

Other Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Closed: Clark County, Nevada Non-Elderly Disabled Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) Non-Elderly Disabled Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for non-elderly disabled households for one day in May 2016. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to call the SNRHA. No applications were available or accepted in person or by mail.

This waiting list had the following preferences: Working 20 hours per week or more, full time student in an accredited school or training program, receiving SSI/SSD or proof of inability to work, live or work in Clark County, disabled veteran or spouse, spouse of deceased veteran, veteran.

As of June, 2018, there are 14,000 households on the Section 8 (Housing Choice Voucher) waiting list.

For more information, visit the SNRHA website.

Last Updated on 03/22/2021.

Closed: Clark County, Nevada Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. Applications were last accepted form March 8, 2021, until March 15, 2021. 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:

  • Applicants who work 20 or more hours per week
  • Full-time students (Age 18 and older in an accredited school or training program
  • Receiving SSI/SSD or proof of inability to work
  • 62 years of age or older
  • Families that live or work within Clark County
  • Veteran or Spouse of a Veteran
  • Disabled Veteran (disability must be service connected)
  • Spouse of a Deceased Veteran (death must be service connected)

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

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

Source: This information was verified by the SNRHA on March 8, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Clark County, Nevada.

Last Updated on 09/05/2021.

Closed: Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) waiting list is currently closed. The 3-Bedroom waiting list was last open for three weeks from December, 2018 until January, 2019. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

Please note: Applicant must be a legal resident of the state of Nevada at the time of application.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to download and print out the application online.

Once the application has been completed, it must have been either:

  1. Postmarked by January 7, 2019 and mailed to the SNRHA Admissions Department.
  2. Faxed to the SNRHA

This waiting list had the following preferences: Veterans.

For more information, visit the SNRHA NSP page here.

Last Updated on 01/07/2019.

Closed: General Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) General waiting list for apartments at the properties listed below is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from June 30, 2020, until August 31, 2020. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

This opening was for the following properties:

  • Wardelle Street Townhouses (Future Public Housing/PBV/LIHTC) 1, 2 & 3 Bedrooms.
  • Espinoza Terrace (PBV-RAD/Henderson) – 2 Bedrooms, Head, Spouse or Co-tenant must be 55 years or older at the time of application.
  • Rose Gardens (PBV-RAD/North Las Vegas) – 2 Bedrooms, Head, Spouse or Co-tenant must be 55 years or older at the time of application.
  • Lubertha Johnson (PBV-RAD) – 2 Bedrooms, Head, Spouse or Co-tenant must be 55 years or older at the time of application.
  • Designated Senior (James Down, Sartini Plaza and Levy Gardens) -2 Bedrooms, Head, Spouse or Co-tenant must be 55 years or older at the time of application.
  • Coronado Drive (PBV/Henderson) – 2 Bedrooms, Head, Spouse or Co-tenant must be 55 years or older at the time of application.
  • Conventional Public Housing- 4 Bedrooms.
  • Landsman Gardens (PBV-RAD/Henderson) – 5 Bedrooms.
  • Juan Garcia (PBV-Las Vegas) – 4 Bedrooms.
  • Archie Grant Park (PBV-RAD/Las Vegas) –1 & 2 Bedrooms

There were two ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Print the paper application that was available online in English or Spanish, and the HUD Supplemental Form. Applicants could fill out the form on their computer before printing.
  2. Disabled and out-of-state applicants could have called to request an application by mail.

Once the application was completed, it must have been submitted to the SNRHA Admissions Department.

This waiting list may have had any of the following preferences:

  • Applicants who work 20 or more hours per week
  • Full-time students (Age 18 and older in an accredited school or training program
  • Receiving SSI/SSD or proof of inability to work
  • 62 years of age or older
  • Families that live or work within Clark County
  • Veteran or Spouse of a Veteran
  • Disabled Veteran (disability must be service connected)
  • Spouse of a Deceased Veteran (death must be service connected)

For more information, visit the SNRHA How To Apply page, or the SNRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the SNRHA, as of August 25, 2020.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Clark County, Nevada.

Last Updated on 12/28/2020.

Closed: Neighborhood Stabilization Project (City) Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) Neighborhood Stabilization Project (City) waiting list for 3-Bedroom apartments is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from July 12, 2021 until July 16, 2021; when 200 applications were received. 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.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the SNRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the SNRHA on July 6, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Clark County, Nevada.

Last Updated on 07/22/2021.

Closed: Brown Homes Affordable Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) Affordable Housing waiting list for apartments at Brown Homes is currently closed. It is not known when this waiting list was last open, or when it will reopen.

Please note: According to the SNRHA, "The rents are a flat fee and set by the individual community, and do not fluctuate based on income. Our rents are typically between 30-40% below market. Affordable Housing is available to all residents who qualify, and each individual community has different qualifying criteria."

For more information, visit the SNRHA Affordable Housing page, or the SNRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the SNRHA, as of July 24, 2020

Last Updated on 07/24/2020.

About Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority

More information about Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority can be found on its website at http://www.snvrha.org/.

Representatives of Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority may be available by phone at (702) 477-3100. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of September 21st, 2021, it is not known if Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority is processing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of 11/29/2018, Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority is billing for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher port-in requests. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority manages 11,896 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of June 30th, 2021:

Standard Homeownership Family Unification Tenant Protection Ported Out VASH Non-Elderly Disabled
Vouchers 7,648 29 309 280 216 1,208 1,447
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $937 $626 $1,040 $916 $1,243 $599 $767
Monthly Cost $7,163,198 $18,163 $321,510 $256,516 $268,515 $723,609 $1,109,221

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority

Waiting List and Tenancy

According to the 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households database, the housing authority's voucher program has an annual turnover of 6% having issued approximately 1,834 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 9 years and 10 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 25 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.6 persons and has a household income of $13,381 per year. 90% of households were very low income (VLI) and 65% were extremely low income (ELI). 27% of households had wages as a major source of income, 2% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 64% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

1% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 57% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 22% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 20% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 1% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

51% of households included children, 4% of which had two adults in the household. 48% of households with children have a female head of household. 80% of all households were headed by a female.

79% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 67% of all heads of households being Black and 1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 21% include at least one person with a disability. 32% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 77% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

15% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 31% with 2 bedrooms and 54% with 3 or more bedrooms. 36% of voucher recipients are considered overhoused, meaning they occupy a rental unit larger than their family size requires.

Rent, Assistance, and Utility Allowances

The average monthly tenant contribution to rent by Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $363 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $919. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $167.



1. This Picture of Subsidized Households data field is the average wait time of those who received a voucher in the preceding 12 months. Due to special voucher programs like VASH, recent waiting list purges, or waiting list preferences the average wait time can vary significantly from one year to the next and it is entirely possible many current applicants on the waiting list have been waiting for assistance for far longer.


Public Housing Apartments Operated by Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority

Otto Merida Desert Villas

50 N Honolulu St
Las Vegas, Nevada
Call For Rent
2-4 BR

Aida Brents Gardens

2120 Vegas Dr
Las Vegas, Nevada

Arthur D. Sartini Plaza

900 Brush St
Las Vegas, Nevada

Harry Levy Gardens

2525 W Washington Ave
Las Vegas, Nevada

James Down Towers

5000 Alta Dr
Las Vegas, Nevada

Scattered Sites

3933 New Hope Way
Las Vegas, Nevada

Scattered Sites Mrop

6912 Delorean Cir
Las Vegas, Nevada

Sherman Gardens

1701 J St
Las Vegas, Nevada

Hampton Court Apartments

1030 Center St
Henderson, Nevada

Hullum Homes

4980 E Owens Ave
Las Vegas, Nevada

Biegger Estates

5701 Missouri Ave
Las Vegas, Nevada

Schaffer Heights

2901 Schaffer Cir
Las Vegas, Nevada

Jones Gardens

1750 Marion Dr
Las Vegas, Nevada

Scattered Sites

5526 Blue Sea St
Las Vegas, Nevada

John W Simmons Manor

5385 Austin John Ct
Las Vegas, Nevada

Archie Grant Park

1601 Gragson Ave
Las Vegas, Nevada

Ernie Cragin Terrace

81 N 28th St
Las Vegas, Nevada

Marble Manor

800 W McWilliams Ave
Las Vegas, Nevada

Sherman Gardens Annex

1612 N Martin L King Blvd
Las Vegas, Nevada

Vera Johnson Manor A

1200 Harris Ave
Las Vegas, Nevada

Vera Johnson Manor B

505 N Lamb Blvd
Las Vegas, Nevada

Marion D Bennett Senior Plaza ( Balzar )

1818 Balzar Ave
Las Vegas, Nevada

Al Landsman Gardens

301 Loma Linda Cir
Henderson, Nevada

Low Income Housing Managed by Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority

Rose Garden Senior

1731 Yale St
North Las Vegas, Nevada
55+

Espinoza Terrace

171 W Van Wagenen St
Henderson, Nevada

Patriot Place Apartments

4245 S Pecos Rd
Las Vegas, Nevada
Veterans Welcome

Allegiance Apartments

3757 Pecos-McLeod Interconnect
Las Vegas, Nevada
Veterans Welcome