Frequently Asked Questions
What are the income limits to apply for housing assistance?
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How long will I have to wait to get housing?
HASCO does not give position numbers on our waiting lists. Approximate wait times from the date one applies for housing:
Senior and Disabled (Rural Development) Housing, openings are dependent on apartment vacancies and wait time vary. The wait for a unit can be up to 7 years from the date of application.
Currently, the wait time for our Tenant Based Assistance (Section 8) and Robin Park lists is approximately 10 years from the date of the application. These lists are Closed.
How much will I have to pay for rent when I am housed?
I have a landlord who accepts Section 8. Does this move me to the top of the waitlist?
Will my current situation move me closer to the top of the waitlist?
When I apply, do I need to turn in copies of Social Security cards or proof of income?
How does my immigration status affect my housing application?
Does HASCO check my criminal history?
How do I check to see if I am already on the waitlist or what my waitlist status is?
You can check the status of your application or update your household information online through the Applicant Portal.