Geneva Housing Authority

41 Lewis St.
Geneva, Ontario County, New York 14456

Geneva Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, and Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV) programs. As of September 17th, 2021, Geneva Housing Authority has 8 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Geneva Housing Authority serves Canandaigua, Geneva and Waterloo.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Geneva, New York Housing Choice Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Liberty Apartments Project-Based Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Geneva Courtyard Project-Based Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Elmcrest Apartments and St. Francis Senior Housing Senior Project-Based Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Lyceum Heights Senior Project-Based Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Scattered Sites Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Seneca Apartments Open Until Further Notice
Waterloo Memorial Heights Open Until Further Notice

Open Geneva 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.

Geneva Housing Authority Website: http://www.genevahousingauthority.com.

Geneva Housing Authority Phone: (315) 789-8010.

COVID-19 Update:

As of April 23, 2021 the GHA website states " The GHA Administrative office will be closed to residents, applicants and the general public".

more information is available here.

Open Until Further Notice: Geneva, New York Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Geneva Housing Authority (GHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least April 2021, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, print the paper application here. Select the "Section 8/Housing Choice Voucher" link.

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

  • 1 Person $28,100 | 5 Persons $43,350
  • 2 Persons $32,100 | 6 Persons $46,550
  • 3 Persons $36,100 | 7 Persons $49,750
  • 4 Persons $40,100 | 8 Persons $52,950

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

  1. Mailed to the Geneva Housing Authority, Ontario County Section 8 Housing Program, 41 Lewis Street, P.O. Box 153, Geneva, NY 14456.
  2. Faxed to (315) 789-8024.
  3. Dropped off at the GHA, address mentioned above, Monday through Friday from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm ET.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Applicants who are elderly, disabled or handicapped
  • Homeless

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 GHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the GHA on April 23, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Geneva, New York.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (315) 789-8010.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 06/28/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Liberty Apartments Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Geneva Housing Authority (GHA) Family Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list for apartments at Liberty Apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least April 2021, until further notice.

  • Liberty Apartments, is located at 5251 Parkside Drive Canandaigua, NY 14424.

To apply during the opening period, print the paper application here.

Once the application has been completed, it must be mailed to the Liberty Apartments at Parkside, 5251 Parkside Drive, Canandaigua NY 14424.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the GHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the GHA on April 23, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Canandaigua, New York.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via written request to Rochester Housing Authority attention: PBV Waiting List at 675 West Main Street Rochester NY 14611..

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 06/28/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Geneva Courtyard Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Geneva Housing Authority (GHA) Family Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list for 2, 3, 4 and 5-Bedroom apartments at Geneva Courtyard is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least April 2021, until further notice.

  • Geneva Courtyard, is located at 10 Goodman Street, Geneva, NY 14456.

To apply during the opening period, print the paper application here.

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

  1. Mailed to the Geneva Housing Authority, 41 Lewis Street, P.O. Box 153, Geneva, NY 14456.
  2. Faxed to (315) 789-8024.
  3. Dropped off at the GHA, address mentioned above, Monday through Friday from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm ET.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Currently live at the property and requesting a new unit because:
    • 1) Have a verifiable need for an accessible apartment
    • 2) Have a verifiable medical need for a different apartment
    • 3) Current apartment is too small or too large for my household
    • 4) Other (state reason):
  • Live in another property owned or managed by Geneva CESF Limited Partnership/Geneva Housing Authority
  • Victim of a recent presidentially declared disaster.
  • Involuntarily displaced due to circumstances beyond my control (e.g. fire, flood)
  • Live or work in the City of Geneva or the Town of Geneva

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 GHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the GHA on April 23, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Geneva, New York.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (315) 789-8010.

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 06/28/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Elmcrest Apartments and St. Francis Senior Housing Senior Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Geneva Housing Authority (GHA) Senior Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list for apartments at Elmcrest Apartments and St. Francis Senior Housing is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least April 2021, until further notice.

  • Elmcrest Apartments (age 62 or older; 1 and 2-Bedroom)
  • St. Francis Senior Apartments (age 62 or older; 1-Bedroom)

To apply during the opening period, print the paper application here. Select the "Elmcrest Apartments" or the "St Francis Senior Apartments" link.

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

  1. Mailed to the Geneva Housing Authority, 41 Lewis Street, P.O. Box 153, Geneva, NY 14456..
  2. Faxed to (315) 789-8024.
  3. Dropped off at the GHA, address mentioned above, Monday through Friday from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm ET.

The maximum income limit for each household size are available here.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Currently live at the property and requesting a new unit because:
    • 1) Have a verifiable need for an accessible apartment
    • 2) Have a verifiable medical need for a different apartment
    • 3) Current apartment is too small or too large for my household
    • 4) Other (state reason):
  • Live in another property owned or managed by Geneva CESF Limited Partnership/Geneva Housing Authority
  • Victim of a recent presidentially declared disaster.
  • Involuntarily displaced due to circumstances beyond my control (e.g. fire, flood)
  • Live or work in the City of Geneva or the Town of Geneva

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 GHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the GHA on April 23, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Geneva, New York.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (315) 789-8010.

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 06/28/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Lyceum Heights Senior Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Geneva Housing Authority (GHA) Senior Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list for 1 and 2-Bedroom apartments at Lyceum Heights is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least April 2021, until further notice.

  • Lyceum Heights, is located at 150 Lyceum Street Geneva, NY 14456.

To apply during the opening period, print the paper application here. Select the "Section 8/Housing Choice Voucher" link.

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

  1. Mailed to the Geneva Housing Authority, 41 Lewis Street, P.O. Box 153, Geneva, NY 14456.
  2. Faxed to (315) 789-8024.
  3. Dropped off at the GHA, address mentioned above, Monday through Friday from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm ET.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the GHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the GHA on April 23, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Geneva, New York.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (315) 789-8010.

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 06/28/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Scattered Sites Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Geneva Housing Authority (GHA) Public Housing waiting list for 1, 2, 3 and 4-Bedroom apartments at Scattered Sites is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least April 2021, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, print the paper application here.

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

  1. Mailed to the Geneva Housing Authority, 41 Lewis Street Geneva, P.O. Box 153, NY 14456.
  2. Faxed to (315) 789-8024.
  3. Dropped off at the GHA, address mentioned above, Monday through Friday from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm ET.

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

  • 1 Person $44,950 | 5 Persons $69,300
  • 2 Persons $51,350 | 6 Persons $74,450
  • 3 Persons $57,750 | 7 Persons $79,550
  • 4 Persons $64,150 | 8 Persons $84,700

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Involuntarily displaced due to natural disaster.
  • Homeless due to home being rendered uninhabitable by a fire or other natural disaster.
  • Resident of the City of Geneva or the Town of Geneva.

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 GHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the GHA on April 23, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Geneva, New York. 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 (315) 789-8010.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 06/28/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Seneca Apartments Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Geneva Housing Authority (GHA) waiting list for 1-Bedroom apartments at Seneca Apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least April 2021, until further notice.

There are three ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Print the paper application available here.
  2. Call (315) 789-8010 to request an application by mail.
  3. Pick up an application from the GHA, located at 41 Lewis Street Geneva, NY 14456.

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

  1. Mailed to the Geneva Housing Authority, 41 Lewis Street, P.O. Box 153, Geneva, NY 14456 or to the Seneca Apartments, Attn: Site Manager, 529 Exchange St, Geneva NY 11456.
  2. Faxed to Attn: Site Manager (315) 789-4591 or (315) 789-8024.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the GHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the GHA on April 23, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Geneva, New York.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (315) 789-8010.

Last Updated on 06/28/2021.

Open Until Further Notice: Waterloo Memorial Heights Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Geneva Housing Authority (GHA) waiting list for 1-Bedroom apartments at Waterloo Memorial Heights is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least April 2021, until further notice.

  • Waterloo Memorial Heights, is located at 30 West Main Street, Waterloo, NY 13165.

To apply during the opening period, print the paper application available here.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

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

For more information, visit the GHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the GHA on April 23, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Waterloo, New York.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (315) 789-8010.

Last Updated on 06/28/2021.

About Geneva Housing Authority

More information about Geneva Housing Authority can be found on its website at http://www.genevahousingauthority.com.

Representatives of Geneva Housing Authority may be available by phone at (315) 789-8010. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 09/17/2021, it is not known if Geneva Housing Authority 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 Geneva Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Geneva Housing Authority manages 0 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:

Vouchers
Monthly Cost Per Voucher
Monthly Cost

Public Housing Apartments Operated by Geneva Housing Authority

Geneva Ha Elmcrest Apartments

99 Lewis St
Geneva, New York

Geneva Ha Courtyard Apartments

10 Goodman St
Geneva, New York

76 Milton St

76 Milton St
Geneva, New York

Low Income Housing Managed by Geneva Housing Authority

ST FRANCIS

110 EXCHANGE ST
Geneva, New York
Call For Rent
1 BR
Subsidized

Liberty Apartments

5251 PARKSIDE DR
Canandaigua, New York
Call For Rent
1-2 BR