Good news from Seattle Housing Authority (SHA). Cynthia West (Director, Housing Choice Voucher Program) shared the following information:   SHA will use a lottery system when it opens a new waitlist this spring. 2,500 households will be randomly selected for a place on this waitlist for the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program. The Housing Choice […]

There was an article in Real Change earlier this month about the lottery for the wait list for Section 8 or “housing choice” vouchers. Next month, Seattle Housing Authority will open its waitlist and more than 10,000 families are expected to apply for only 2,000 open spots. If a lucky family gets picked in the […]