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Section 8 Waiting Lists in Michigan

There are 69 housing authorities in Michigan which offer the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program. For more on the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program visit the Housing Choice Voucher section of our Low Income Housing Renter's Guide.

As of April 22nd 2018, there are 11 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Closing Soon

There are currently 2 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists that are open now and will be closing soon.

Wayne County, Michigan

Open until April 22nd, 2018

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The Wayne County, Michigan Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on April 22nd, 2018 at 11:59 PM ET.

Application Methods

Online Application 

Multi-County, Michigan

Open until April 27th, 2018

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The Multi-County, Michigan Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on April 27th, 2018 at 5:00 PM ET.

The Waiting List has preferences for

Persons Who Live, Work, or Attend School Locally 

Application Methods

Online Application 

Section 8 Waiting Lists Opening Soon

There are 2 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists that will open soon.

Southfield, Michigan

Opens on April 25th, 2018

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The Southfield, Michigan Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will open on April 25th, 2018 at 12:01 AM ET.

The Waiting List has preferences for

Preferences Not Known But Listed on Application 

Application Methods

Online Application 
The Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne County, Michigan Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will open on April 27th, 2018 at 12:01 AM ET.

The Waiting List has preferences for

Preferences Unconfirmed 

Application Methods

Online Application 

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Indefinitely

All Open Indefinitely Waiting Lists

There are 7 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in Michigan that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting ListServes
Reed City Housing CommissionReed City
Grayling Housing CommissionGrayling
Manistique Housing CommissionManistique
Baldwin Housing CommissionBaldwin
Saint Louis Housing CommissionSt Louis
Mount Pleasant Housing CommissionMount Pleasant
Iron County Housing CommissionIron County, Caspian, Stambaugh +1 More

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

The following waiting lists have been confirmed to be closed.

Waiting ListClosed Date
Detroit Housing Commission-
Pontiac Housing Commission-
Saginaw Housing CommissionFebruary 23rd, 2018
Flint Housing Commission-
Port Huron Housing Commission-
Livonia Housing CommissionJune 5th, 2017
St. Clair Shores Housing Commission-
Ann Arbor Housing Commission-
Taylor Housing Commission-
Ferndale Housing CommissionJanuary 30th, 2015
Sterling Heights Housing CommissionJune 1st, 2015
Benton Harbor Housing Commission-
Muskegon Heights Housing Commission-
Lansing Housing CommissionJune 1st, 2016
Muskegon Housing CommissionMay 12th, 2016
Marquette Housing CommissionJanuary 15th, 2016
Grand Rapids Housing CommissionJune 30th, 2017
Traverse City Housing CommissionAugust 5th, 2014
Wyoming Housing Commission-
Michigan State Housing Development AuthorityFebruary 28th, 2017
Michigan State Housing Development AuthorityMarch 31st, 2017
Battle Creek Housing CommissionApril 21st, 2017
Westland Housing CommissionAugust 19th, 2017
Jackson Housing CommissionSeptember 24th, 2017
Michigan State Housing Development AuthorityDecember 15th, 2017
Michigan State Housing Development AuthorityJanuary 30th, 2018
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Michigan State Housing Development AuthorityMarch 3rd, 2018