The average wait for housing is approximately two years. Once an application is complete, applicants must keep it active by updating changes in income, family size, address, and phone number.
Rosenberg Housing Authority opened its waiting list for the HCV Program January 9-10, 2019. Individuals that completed the required application will be placed in a lottery and 500 names will be chosen. As vouchers become available, families on the waiting list are contacted to verify their eligibility and continued interest in the program.
The Waiting List will open January 21-22, 2020. Please refer to the home page for details.
The electronic pre-applications that have been completed and submitted electronically, will be chosen and placed on the waiting list using a random (computer selected) lottery system and according to RHA preference(s). The applicant may log into the online system and check their status for placement on the waiting list.
Placement on the waiting list does not indicate that the family is, in fact, eligible for assistance. A final determination of eligibility will be made when the family is selected from the waiting list and a full and completed application is received.
The RHA will offer a Preference for applicants who have students attending Lamar Consolidated Independent School District.
The RHA will provide a local residency preference for Rosenberg, TX & Richmond, TX:
• Residents within the preference area
• Applicants working or have been notified to work in the preference area
• Graduates of, or active participants in, education and training programs within the preference area designed to prepare individuals in the job market
The RHA local residency preference does not have the purpose or effect of delaying or otherwise denying admission to the program based on the race, ethnic origin, gender identity, religion, disability, or age of any member of an applicant family.
Order of the Waiting List may change depending upon qualification for a given preference.
The average wait for housing is approximately one year. Once an application is complete, applicants must keep it active by updating changes in income, family size, address, and phone number.