Housing Choice Voucher/Section 8 Program

 

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Click here to apply / Haga clic aquí para aplicar:

https://habctx.org

The Waiting List is CLOSED.

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Waiting List Information

The Housing Authority of Bexar County waiting lists for the Section 8/Housing Choice Voucher Program and the Public Housing Program currently consist of almost 7,000 applications.  

If you registered for the Waiting List at Open Enrollment during June and July 2017, YOU are responsible for keeping your mailing information current.  You will be contact by mail when your application is next in line to be reviewed.

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Local Preferences – Click Here for More Information

  • Residency Preference – must live in, work or be hired to work in Bexar county.
  • Elderly/Disabled Preference – head of household and/or spouse is 62 years of age or older or a person with disabilities.
  • Working Family/Elderly/Disabled Preference – head of household or co-head works at least 20 hours a week, earning at least minimum wage OR head of household and/or spouse is 62 years of age or older or a person with disabilities.
  • Displacement Preferences for applicants who have been a victim of Domestic Violence, Hate Crimes and/or Natural Disaster.

​        Notice of Occupancy Rights (HUD Form 5380) and 

        Certification of Domestic Violence (HUD Form 5382)

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Non-Citizen Rule – Section 214 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1980

Notice to Applicants:  Eligibility for federal housing assistance is limited to U.S. citizens and those who have eligible immigration status.  Financial assistance is contingent upon the submission and verification of citizenship and/or immigrations documents.  For household members who are U.S. citizens, proof of U.S. citizenship is required, for example:  birth certificate, U.S. passport, Social Security Number, Voter registration.  Household members with eligible immigration status must present applicable immigration documents.  For households with member(s) who do not claim eligible status, housing assistance will be pro-rated based on eligible members.  The documents mentioned will be requested at a future date, when determination of eligibility is conducted.

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