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Everett Housing Authority

3107 Colby Avenue
Everett, Snohomish County, Washington 98201

Everett Housing Authority is a Public Housing Agency that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of September 27th, 2020, Everett Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Bakerview Apartments, Project-Based Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Everett Housing Authority serves Snohomish County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Bakerview Apartments, Project-Based Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Snohomish County, Washington Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Douglas Grove Apartments, Project-Based Voucher Closed
Pineview Apartments, Wiggums Park Place Apartments, and Broadway Plaza Apartments, Project-Based Voucher Closed
Pivotal Point Apartments Homeless Supportive Housing Closed

Open Everett Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, contact the housing authority directly. Due to a high volume of calls and modified office hours in most areas, it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Everett Housing Authority Website: http://www.evha.org/.

Everett Housing Authority Phone: (425) 339-1001.

Open Until Further Notice: Bakerview Apartments, Project-Based Voucher 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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The Everett Housing Authority (EHA) waiting list for Section 8 Project-Based Voucher apartments at Bakerview Apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted from January 28, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. PT, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here. The application can be completed using any web browser including on smart phones. Applicants must have an e-mail address.

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 EHA Check Availability page, or the EHA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (425) 339-1020.

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 10/08/2019.

Other Everett Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Closed: Snohomish County, Washington Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Everett Housing Authority (EHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for four days in September, 2018, and before that for 10 days in July, 2015. 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 has the following preferences: Persons Who Live, Work, or Attend School Locally in Snohomish County; Those Displaced by Government Action.

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

For more information, visit the EHA website here

Last Updated on 03/28/2019.

Closed: Douglas Grove Apartments, Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The Everett Housing Authority (EHA) waiting list for Section 8 Project-Based Voucher apartments at Douglas Grove Apartments is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from March 23, 2018, until July 31, 2019. 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. The application could be completed using any web browser including on smart phones. Applicants must have had an email address.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application was received.

For more information, visit the EHA website.

Last Updated on 10/08/2019.

Closed: Pineview Apartments, Wiggums Park Place Apartments, and Broadway Plaza Apartments, Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The Everett Housing Authority (EHA) waiting list for Section 8 Project-Based Voucher apartments at Pineview Apartments, Wiggums Park Place Apartments, and Broadway Plaza Apartments is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from January 28, 2019, until July 31, 2019. 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. The application could be completed using any web browser including on smart phones. Applicants must have had an email address.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application was received.

For more information, visit the EHA website.

Last Updated on 10/08/2019.

Closed: Pivotal Point Apartments Homeless Supportive Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Other Waiting List

The Everett Housing Authority (EHA) Homeless Supportive Housing waiting list applications for Pivotal Point Apartments is currently closed. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

Please note: According to the EHA, "Pivotal Point Apartments provides subsidized/income based permanent housing with supportive services to special needs applicants who have experienced homelessness."

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

For more information, visit the EHA website.

Last Updated on 07/26/2019.

About Everett Housing Authority

More information about Everett Housing Authority can be found on its website at http://www.evha.org/.

Representatives of Everett Housing Authority may be available by phone at (425) 339-1001. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 09/27/2020, it is not known if Everett 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 Everett Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Everett Housing Authority manages 3,244 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2019:

Standard Homeownership Tenant Protection Ported Out Non-Elderly Disabled
Vouchers 2,381 2 259 100 200
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $1,088 $970 $1,109 $1,242 $999
Monthly Cost $2,589,694 $1,939 $287,288 $124,219 $199,744

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Everett 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 8% having issued approximately 354 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 7 years and 11 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 32 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.3 persons and has a household income of $15,121 per year. 97% of households were very low income (VLI) and 83% were extremely low income (ELI). 25% of households had wages as a major source of income, 5% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 66% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

3% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 44% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 25% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 29% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 2% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

39% of households included children, 13% of which had two adults in the household. 31% of households with children have a female head of household. 70% of all households were headed by a female.

24% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 10% of all heads of households being Black and 0% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Everett Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 28% include at least one person with a disability. 48% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 69% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

36% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 38% with 2 bedrooms and 26% with 3 or more bedrooms. 17% 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 Everett Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $371 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $912. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $104.



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 Everett Housing Authority

Bakerview Apartments

2605 15th St
Everett, Washington

Baker Heights

1338 Poplar St
Everett, Washington

Grandview Homes

2801 7th St
Everett, Washington

Pineview Apartments

220 98th Pl SE
Everett, Washington

Everett Wa

727 60th St SW
Everett, Washington

Low Income Housing Managed by Everett Housing Authority

Lake Woods Senior Apartments I & II

12310 19th Pl W
Everett, Washington
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Subsidized
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing
55+

Wiggums Park Place

2701 12th St
Everett, Washington

Hawkins House

9433 N Davies Rd
Lake Stevens, Washington
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing