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The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) is a public agency that provides subsidized housing to low-and-moderate income individuals and families. The Authority administers distinct housing programs. The Housing Authority can only accept applications for waitlists that we have advertised as open. SNRHA shall advertise in local newspapers and post notices on its website when waitlist(s) open and close.

En Español: Método de aplicar (Transfiera el folleto Proceso de Aplicación para recibir la información completa acerca del proceso de admisión)

Applications for most Housing Programs may be filled out at our Admissions office at 5390 E Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, Nevada 89122. Applications are accepted Monday – Thursday between 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Friday 8:30a.m. to 3:30p.m. For additional information, please call (702) 477-3100 option 2.

You may print out the Pre-Application form but you will have to submit it in person or mail it in, FAXES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Please ensure all areas of the application are complete, incomplete applications will not be accepted. (Download the Application Process Brochure for complete information on the admission process)

Applicants are placed on a waitlist(s) according to the date and time of receiving the application. Bedroom size for which the family qualifies and local preferences for which they may be eligible will impact waitlist placement. All applications are date and time-stamped when received. The waitlist number is NOT a firm number as the waitlist(s) are resorted several times a week.

Please ensure you notify our agency in writing of all changes in income, family composition and change of address within 10 calendar days of the change. No changes are accepted over the phone. If SNRHA sends you correspondence that is returned due to an incorrect address, or if you have moved and failed to provide our agency with a written updated address, your application will be withdrawn. Failure to respond to any correspondence for information or attending scheduled meetings will also result in withdrawal of your application.

Applicants may call (702) 477-3100 option 2 or our TTY number for the hearing impaired at (702) 387-1898, for further information or assistance in completing your application.

Applicants may also call our SNRHA Call Center at (702) 477-3598. for waitlist status information.


URGENT NOTICE!!: Applications received for waitlists that are not opened will be destroyed. Please review carefully the catagories below and apply only for those programs for which you are eligible and those waitlists that are open.


Housing Choice Voucher

This program, formerly known as Section 8, allows very low-income families to choose and lease affordable privately-owned rental housing. Tenants can utilize rental vouchers to find their own units and live in any neighborhood they wish. Many take advantage of portability features of the program to transfer to other parts of the country. The term "Section 8" is used to describe the various housing choice voucher programs because the federal law which enacted them was Section 8 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974.

HCV Tenant Based Voucher Program

Status: Waitlist CLOSED.

Section 8 –Project Based Units

After approval by SNRHA for program eligibility, management at this site (Juan Garcia Gardens, Landsman Gardens, and Coronado Drive Apartments) will also verify eligibility in accordance with their admission policies.

Status: Waitlist OPEN Effective 3/9/2015:

Notice PreApp. Eng/Span Waitlist Description
Landsman Gardens (Henderson) - 4 & 5 Bedrooms OPEN UNTIL MAY 15, 2015.

 


Public Housing

These units are available for anyone that meets income and program eligibility requirements regardless of age, unless otherwise noted. Eligible applicants are not allowed to select the actual development to be housed. This program includes scattered sites. Once your name reaches the top of the waitlist and your file is complete, the next available unit will be offered to the next certified eligible applicant by required bedroom size. If the unit is refused twice, your application will be withdrawn.

Conventional Public Housing

Status: Waitlist OPEN Effective 3/9/2015:

Notice PreApp. Eng/Span Waitlist Description
Conventional Public Housing 0/1, 2, 3, & 4 Bedrooms OPEN UNITIL JUNE 5, 2015.

Designated Senior Public Housing

Head, Spouse or Co-Head must be 55 years of age or older.

Status: Waitlist OPEN Effective 3/9/2015:

Notice PreApp. Eng/Span Waitlist Description
Designated Elderly 0/1 Bedrooms - OPEN UNITL JUNE 5, 2015.

Espinoza Terrace (Henderson)

Head, Spouse or Co-Head must be 55 years of age or older.

Status: Waitlist OPEN Effective 3/9/2015:

Notice PreApp. Eng/Span Waitlist Description
Espinoza Terrace 0/1 Bedrooms - OPEN UNITL MAY 15, 2015.

 


Mixed Finance Properties

Mixed-Finance public housing allows HUD to mix public, private, and non-profit funds to develop and operate housing developments. New developments may be made up of a variety of housing types: rental, homeownership, private, subsidized, and public housing. These new communities are built for residents with a wide range of incomes, and are designed to fit into the surrounding community.

Status: Waitlist OPEN Effective 4/6/2015:

Notice PreApp. Eng/Span Waitlist Description
Vera Johnson Manor B - Mixed Finance Property - 2 & 3 Bedrooms OPEN UNITIL AUGUST 3, 2015.



Non-Aided Properties Waitlists

These units do not receive subsidy from HUD, however rents are affordable for low-income applicants. Please note that a $40 application fee is required at time of application per household member over age of 18.

Brown Homes

Status: Waitlist CLOSED.

NSP Programs

Status: Waitlist OPEN Effective 4/15/2015: You can download and print this application by clicking the appropriate link below:

Notice PreApp. and Income Limits Waitlist Description
None All NSP Programs

All Other Non-Aided Programs

Status: Waitlists are OPEN for All other Non-Aided properties. You can download and print this application by clicking the appropriate link below:

Notice PreApp. Eng Waitlist Description
All other Non-Aided Waitlists that are NOT Brown Homes, NSP County, NSP Henderson, or NSP City.

 


The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority does not discriminate on the basis of Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Disability, Family Status, National Origin or Sexual Orientation. SNRHA is an Equal Housing Opportunity provider. If you feel you have been discriminated against, click here to access the HUD form to file a complaint. HUD Discrimination Form. SNRHA also has this form available in its offices and lobbies. If you require assistance in completing this form, please ask staff for assistance.

En Español: Si no puede leer este documento por que no lee Ingles o requiere que esta comunicación sea interpretada o traducida, por favor llame inmediatamente a nuestra oficina (702-451-8041) para una interpretación o traducción gratuita.


Very Important!! See FAQ’s about Applying for Housing
The SNRHA promotes Fair Housing - It is our goal to ensure all eligible clients are aware of our programs and services. Click here to review SNRHA’s Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Policy.


 

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