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Section 8 Waiting Lists in New Mexico

There are 23 housing authorities in New Mexico 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 February 24th 2018, there are 6 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Indefinitely

There are 6 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in New Mexico that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting ListServes
Clovis Housing and Redevelopment AgencyClovis
Truth or Consequences Housing AuthorityTruth Or Consequences, Sierra County, Arrey +9 More
Housing Authority of the City of TucumcariTucumcari
Housing Authority of the County of Santa FeSanta Fe County, Pojoaque, Agua Fria +29 More
Western Regional Housing AuthorityLuna County, Socorro County, Hidalgo County +104 More
Northern Regional Housing Authority

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

The following waiting lists have been confirmed to be closed.

Waiting ListClosed Date
Albuquerque Housing Authority-
Mesilla Valley Public Housing AuthorityFebruary 25th, 2016
Santa Fe Civic Housing AuthorityNovember 19th, 2014
Taos County Housing Authority-
Bernalillo County Housing DepartmentMarch 31st, 2016
Eastern Regional Housing AuthorityMarch 14th, 2016
El Camino Real Housing Authority-
Bernalillo County Housing Department-