I've already applied, but I'm still waiting. Should I apply to other waiting lists?

Answer

Yes, it is advantageous to apply to other waiting lists to maximize your chances of receiving assistance as soon as possible.

When applying to multiple waiting lists, it's important to keep a record to keep a record of all waiting lists you have applied to for reference. It can be easy to lose track of this information, keep it in a safe, easy to access place, and update it each time you apply to a new waiting list.

More Waiting Lists FAQs from Low Income Households

  • What has to be included in my household income?
  • Since Section 8 vouchers are so difficult to get, is there a place to find other housing programs that set rent based on your income?
  • The housing office I applied through told me I didn't qualify to receive assistance, and I don't know why. What could have made me ineligible?
  • Who qualifies for affordable housing assistance?
  • Can I apply to multiple waiting lists?