How to Apply

Is there a waiting list?

The Preliminary Waiting List for the Housing Choice Voucher Program is CLOSED.

On Monday, July 25, 2016 at 11:59pm, Fresno Housing closed all preliminary waiting lists for the Housing Choice Voucher, Low Income Public Housing, and Affordable Housing programs administered by the Fresno Housing Authority.

Applicants selected from the final draw will receive notification that their pre-application was selected from the preliminary waiting list and placed on the final waiting list for each respective program. Pre-applications will not be accepted for any program after July 25, 2016.

Fresno Housing will announce the re-opening of each preliminary waiting list to the public at a future date.

What apartments are available?

Information about available apartment complexes that participate in the Housing Choice Voucher program is available at

What will rent cost with a Voucher?

Rent for Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program participants is based on household income. Typically, HCV participants pay approximately 30% of their adjusted income. The balance of the rent (up to an approved amount) is paid directly to the property owner by the Fresno Housing Authority. Rent amounts are in accordance with requirements and guidelines set by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Learn more about rent.

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