How to Apply

When the list is open, you can fill out a pre-application by visiting www.fresnohousing.org/onlineapplication

Is there a waiting list?

Low Income Public Housing interest list is currently OPEN for select properties:

Wedgewood Commons
2415 5th Street, Sanger, CA
(559) 443-8413
All Bedroom Sizes

and,

Firebaugh Elderly**
1779 Thomas Conboy #49, Firebaugh, CA
(559) 457-4168
Studio and 1 Bedroom Unit only

**Pre‐applications received for Firebaugh Elderly during this period that does not meet the minimum Occupancy Standards for studio and 1 bedroom units will be rejected and removed from the interest list. The interest list for 2, 3, and 4 bedrooms is currently closed for this location.

To apply, please visit: www.fresnohousing.org/onlineapplication

NOTICE

Beginning on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 10:00 am through Friday, May 17, 2019 at 3:00 pm, Fresno Housing will accept pre-applications for Affordable Housing interest lists for the following properties:

Property Location Phone Number Bedroom Sizes
Wedgewood Commons 2415 5th Street,
Sanger, CA
(559) 443-8413 All
Firebaugh Elderly 1779 Thomas Conboy #49,
Firebaugh, CA
(559) 457-4168 Studio and 1br

This is not for the Section 8/Housing Choice Voucher program. The interest list for the Section 8/Housing Choice Voucher program is currently closed.

Pre-applications will be RANDOMLY selected using a LOTTERY system and preferences will be applied to each draw, as applicable.

It is important to know that each pre-application is specific to a property. To view a detailed list of properties currently accepting pre-applications and to fill out a pre-application, please visit: www.fresnohousing.org/onlineapplication.

There is no cost to apply for any interest list managed by Fresno Housing. Applicants must meet the eligibility and income requirements according to the Tenant Selection plan for that property.

Pre-Application Guidelines and Instructions:

  • The online pre-application is designed to be simple and fast – most people finish it in less than 15 minutes.
  • In order to submit an online pre-application, you will need to register and create an account and enter the names, dates of birth and social security numbers for the head of household and spouse/co-head and list the number of family members.
  • If you have an active account, log in with your original email address and password.

There is no cost to apply for any interest list managed by Fresno Housing. When the list is open, you can fill out a pre-application by visiting: www.fresnohousing.org/onlineapplication

Applicants must meet the eligibility and income requirements.

How much will the rent be?

Households that qualify for a unit owned or managed by Fresno Housing Authority pay approximately 30% of their income (or a minimum of $50, whichever amount is higher). Documentation must be provided to Fresno Housing in order to determine the rent amount. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) contributes toward the tenant’s rent balance and supports the management and maintenance of Fresno Housing Authority properties.

See additional information about rent costs.

What apartments are available?

Information about housing units owned, managed, and/or maintained by Fresno Housing Authority can be found in Properties, by Housing Type or by Location or by calling (559) 443-8400, Please note that specific information about which apartments are available at particular locations changes frequently.

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