Wait Lists

Current Wait List Status

Housing Type List Status ​
​OHA Section 8 ​Closed
​OHA Public Housing Closed
​OAHPI Project Based Housing
Opening Soon 

The Oakland Housing Authority (OHA) announces a limited waitlist opening for OAHPI Project Based Voucher Program. Pre-applications will be accepted online only from Tuesday February 1, 2022 at 8:00am- Friday February 4, 2022 at 7:59 am.

Click here for the OAHPI PBV Program Flyer

Click here​ for OAHPI PBV Program Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Read more in Chinese: Flyer/FAQs

Read more in Spanish: Flyer/ FAQs

Read more in Vietnamese​: Flyer/FAQs​

Interested families can click here​ to pre-register for the application portal. Instructions on registration can be found here​.​

OHA Mainstream Voucher Program 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.

Lakeside Senior Apartments waiting list for Project-Based Vouchers

The waiting list for 1-bedroom units at Lakeside Senior Apartments is now open. Applications will be available online to print. Applications must be returned by mail to 1507 2nd Avenue Oakland, CA 94606. Applications must be postmarked no later than February 1, 2022 AND received by the manager's office by 5:00 PM, February 8, 2022.

Click links to flyers to learn more:

Rosefield Village at 727 Buena Vista Avenue, Alameda, CA is accepting applications through February 7, 2022. Studio, 1-, 2- & 3-bdrm units available for move in mid-02022. Learn more.

Corsair Flats II For Seniors 171 W Atlantic Avenue, Alameda, CA 94501; First Come First Served; Application Due Date: Jan. 30, 2022 at 5:00 PM. Click here​ to apply.

Oakland Station Senior Apartments (Age 62+). ​1 & 2 bdrm apts, no application fee. Learn more and apply today.

SAHA Waitlists Open 
Various waitlists open with different unit sizes,  restrictions, application processes and deadlines. For specific information visit the SAHA website.

Le​arn more​ about SAHA​ housing opportunities.


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).​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​