Wait Lists

Current Wait List Status

Housing Type List Status ​
​OHA Section 8 ​Closed
​OHA Public Housing Closed
​OHA Site Based Housing Closed

​Other (Non-OHA) Agencies











OHA periodically publishes information about other housing organizations’ waitlist openings as a courtesy. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information including dates, availability or selection processes. If you have questions, please contact the agency directly.

The Housing Authority of the County of Contra Costa announces the opening of the Listed Project-Based Voucher (PBV) Waiting List
Nov. 2, at 10am- Nov. 5, 2020 at 4pm
This is NOT a HCV/Section 8 Waiting List.
Read more: English 


MidPen Housing has begun accepting pre-applications for the Chestnut Square Family Apartments in Livermore, CA.

For more information and visit the MidPen Housing website to access the online pre-application portal, download a paper application, and access tenant selection criteria.


RCD properties is accepting applications at eight East Bay apartment communities at this time. Please find more information at https://rcdhousing.org/find-housing/.  Each site has specific information about next steps. Please read all of the eligibility information and contact the leasing office for more information. 


Now accepting applications for new apartments in Arroyo Grande and San Luis Obispo. 

Applications are being accepted for two communities currently under construction:

Halcyon-Collective.com or CourtyardattheMeadows.com​ 



Already on a Wait List?​​

If you have already completed a Waitlist Pre-Application your application will go through a lottery process for placement on one or more Waitlists, ​based on the program(s) to which you applied. Status is not provided by telephone. OHA will communicate with Applicants via email about their pre-application status. Applicants may return to the  Applicant Po​rtal​ to report a change of address.
You may also mail in your written request to:
Oakland Housing Authority
Eligibility Department
1540 Webster Street
Oakland, CA 94612​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Details about the Non-OHA Wait Lists are provided as a courtesy. Information about other agency's application processes are in the announcements above (when listed).​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​