The City and County of Honolulu rental assistance waitlist is closed at this time. When the waitlist is reopened, there will be newspaper and website announcements. Regarding the last waitlist opening: 3,100 applications were randomly selected out of more than 14,300 pre-applications by the computer system. If you were selected, your status will display "ACTIVE". If you were not selected, then your status will display "INACTIVE" and you will need to reapply when the waitlist opens again. As of this time, there have been no announcements for when the waitlist will open again. You will receive a letter or email in a few days about your status. If your status is "ACTIVE" the letter or email will explain what to expect. You can check your status at http://www.waitlistcheck.com. The system will only ask for your Social Security number and birth year to log in.
City And County of Honolulu is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. City And County of Honolulu manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. City And County of Honolulu administered a total of 4,831 Section 8 Vouchers. City And County of Honolulu currently has Section 8 as its program type. City And County of Honolulu is located at 842 Bethel St., 1st Fl., Honolulu, HI, 96813 and serves the city of Honolulu. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact City And County of Honolulu at, (808) 768-7096 for more information about coverage area and program availability.
|Size of City And County of Honolulu compared nationally||Large|
|Total Numbers of Communities||N/A|
|Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher||4,831|
|Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units||N/A|
|Waiting list for the City And County of Honolulu is currently||Open|
HUD sets Income Limits for each area based on the median family income in that area. Each Public Housing Agency (PHA) will use the Income Limit set for the jurisdiction that the PHA covers. Therefore, a family may be eligible for one PHA but not another. The number of people in a household determines the Income Limit that is set for determining the family's eligibility for the program that they are applying for. Below are the Income Limits for Honolulu County, HI:
Fair Market Rents are HUD's determination of the average rents in a particular area for each bedroom size. The FMRs are set each year based on the rental rates of unsubsidized units so that participants in HUD programs have equal access for affordable housing. Here are the Fair Market Rents for Honolulu County, HI:
|Agency Name||City||State||Section 8 Voucher||Housing Units||Status||Distance|
|Hawaii Public Housing Authority (HPHA)||Honolulu||HI||140||58||Open||0.22 Miles||Contact|
|Hawaii Pulbic Housing Authority (HPHA)||Honolulu||HI||54||49||Open||1.21 Miles||Contact|
|Maui County||Wailuku||HI||1,464||N/A||Open||92.93 Miles||Contact|
|Kauai County Housing Agency||Lihue||HI||N/A||N/A||Open||107.13 Miles||Contact|