How to Apply
Applicants requesting housing through Fresno Housing Authority are placed on a wait list and contacted for pre-screening interviews as vacancies occur. Applicants are then offered units as they become available. See Application Process Information (PDF)
Is there a waiting list?
Fresno Housing is currently OPEN and accepting applications for Low Income Public Housing and Affordable Housing Preliminary Waitlists
Fresno Housing is accepting applications for the Low Income Public Housing and Affordable Housing preliminary waitlists. It is important to know that each application is specific to a property. This is not the Section 8/Housing Choice Voucher Waitlist. The Section 8/Housing Choice Voucher Waitlist is closed. There is no cost to apply for any preliminary waitlist managed by Fresno Housing.
To view a detailed list of properties currently accepting applications and to fill out an application, please visit: www.fresnohousing.org/onlineapplication under “Quick Links”. Applicants must meet the eligibility and income requirements.
How much will the rent be?
Households that qualify for a unit owned or managed by Fresno Housing Authority pay approximately 30% of their income (or a minimum of $50, whichever amount is higher). Documentation must be provided to Fresno Housing in order to determine the rent amount. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) contributes toward the tenant’s rent balance and supports the management and maintenance of Fresno Housing Authority properties.
What apartments are available?
Information about housing units owned, managed, and/or maintained by Fresno Housing Authority can be found in Properties, by Housing Type or by Location or by calling (559) 445-8956, Please note that specific information about which apartments are available at particular locations changes frequently.