Author Archives: Pam Glassoff

Project Based Voucher list opens in City of Alameda

City of Alameda Housing Authority opens Project Based Voucher wait list 888-506-1220 Application Assistance Line opens Sept. 10th. Site Resource Num: 7418247 The online application for the housing wait lists will open on Friday, September 10th at 8:30am and will remain open thru Monday, September 20th at 12:00 pm. It is on-line applications ONLY.  No paper applications. More information will be released August 30, 2021, so please check back at http://www.alamedahsg.org/ website or 211. At that time. Once they get all applications they are going Continue reading →

Section 8 list opens for City of Alameda

Alameda City Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Wait list opens 888-6506-1220 Application Assistance Line starting Sept. 10th. The online application for the housing wait lists will open on Friday, September 10th at 8:30am and will remain open thru Monday, September 20th at 12:00 pm. It is on-line applications ONLY.  No paper applications. Once they get all applications they are going to take just 1,500 names by doing a random lottery. Within a few months of the application they will let the applicants know by email Continue reading →

Jordan Court Opens Wait List, Seniors 62+

Jordan Court 1601 Oxford Street Berkeley, CA 94709 (833) 351-1887 JordanCourt@sahahomes.org Under Construction, Anticipate completion Nov. 2021.  Studio Rent – 30% of income or $1,295. Deposit – $1,295. Min. Income 2x the rent. Wheelchair OK. Eligibility: Head of Household must be age 62 years or older at time of application. Preferences: Jordan Court has an admissions preference for households who live or work in Alameda County. The waiting list for studio units at Jordan Court opens on August 25, 2021 at 9:00 AM. Applications must be Continue reading →

Kottinger Gardens Phase 1 – Seniors 62+, opens wait list

Affordable Senior Housing  – Age 62+ Kottinger Gardens Phase 1 240 Kottinger Pleasanton, CA 94566 (925) 574-1701 kottingergardens@midpen-housing.or 1 Bedroom Apartment – Rent $770 – 1540  and Deposit equal to rent  Min. Income 2X the rent.  Maximum income is 30 – 60% AMI.  The applicant must be 62+ but other household members can be younger. Preference applies to those who live or work in the City of Pleasanton for 15% of units. Waiting list opens August 2 through August 27, 2020. Applications available at leasing office Continue reading →

Satellite Central Opens Wait List for 62+ Seniors

Satellite Central 540 21st Street, Oakland, CA 94612 (844) 347-0264 TTY: (510) 653-0828   Studio Apt.  Rent is 30% of Income. Deposit equal the rent.  No minimum income. Maximum Income limits: 1 Person: $3,395. and 2 Persons: $4,566.  Head of household must be 62+.  Wheelchair accessible and some ADA units. Wait list opens on July 14, 2021at 9:00 AM. Applications must be submitted online by 5:00 PM on July 21, 2021. Applications must be submitted online. Please visit www.sahahomes.org/apply for more information. A valid email Continue reading →

Harper Crossing Opens Wait List

Harper Crossing 3132 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Berkeley, CA 94703 (833) 467-0103 Harper@sahahomes.org 1 bdrm. Rent $723 – 1,494 Deposit equals the rent. Minimum Income $1,446. per month. Maximum Income Requirement is 60% of AMI. All household members must be 62+. Wheelchair OK. Wait lists opens on July 14, 2021 at 9:00 AM. Applications must be submitted online by 5:00 PM on July 21, 2021. Applications must be submitted online. Please visit www.sahahomes.org/applyfor more information. A valid email address is required to apply. The Continue reading →

St. Andrew’s Manor Senior Apartments open for disabled non-seniors, too.

3250 San Pablo Ave, Oakland, CA 94608 (833) 496-5295 StAndrews@sahahomes.org. Resource Num. 39544253 and 39553925 Studio apt., Rent  30% of income. Deposit 1X the rent. No minimum income requirement.The head-of-household must be 62 years or older (for a Non-supportive Housing unit) or the head-of-household must be 62 years or older, be a disabled adult with a long term chronic health condition, and be at-risk of homelessness per MHP Regulation Section 7341 (for a Supportive Housing unit). Special Set-Asides. St. Andrew’s Manor has 21 units reserved Continue reading →

Mission Gateway Opens Waiting list

Mission Gateway 33103 Mission Boulevard, Union City, CA 94587 Phone: (510) 441-0408 or (650) 357-9773 TTD Fax: (510) 441-8811 Email: MissionGateway@midpen-housing.org 2 and 3 bedroom units.  35% -60% AMI Min. income 2X the rent. Eviction OK.  Wheelchair accessible. The rental office will accept completed applications from June 8, 2021 through June 30, 2021, during office hours. All applications will be date/time stamped at the time received and added to the waitlist by date/time order. No fax or email applications will be accepted. If sending by Continue reading →

Housing Subsidy Anti-Discrimination Law

California has a law called the Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA) that protects people from housing discrimination based on categories including race, color, national origin, religion, disability, gender, gender identity, familial status, and sexual orientation and some sources of income. The latest amendment to the law regarding source of income protections adds people using a federal, state, or local housing subsidy to this list of protected groups. This means, beginning on January 1, 2020, housing providers, such as landlords, cannot refuse to rent to Continue reading →

Kenneth Henry Court Opens Wait List

Kenneth Henry Court 6475 Foothill Boulevard Oakland (833) 860-8053 Resource no. 72990199, 53566338, 72990190 and 72990192   Deposit equal to rent. Min. income 2x the rent. Wheelchair yes ( All three bedrooms and some 1 bedrooms are wheelchair accessible) The waiting list for 1, 2,3 and 4 bedrooms at Kenneth Henry Court opens on May 21, 2021at 9:00 AM. Applications must be submitted online by 5:00 PM on May 28, 2021. A lottery will be conducted for all applications received by the deadline. Only the Continue reading →