Public Housing

Housing Choice Voucher Program, Anchorage Waiting List Lottery

On March 1, 2018, Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) will begin accepting applications for placement on its Anchorage Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List. The Housing Choice Voucher Program allows an eligible family to select a unit in the private market to rent, and AHFC pays a portion of the rent directly to the landlord.

  1. Applications will be accepted from March 1, 2018 to March 31, 2018.  Applications postmarked as of March 31, 2018 will be accepted.
  2. Each applicant family may only submit one application. Duplicate applications will be withdrawn.
  3. Date and time of application submission will not factor into the applicant’s final placement on the waiting list.
    1. Every applicant has an equal opportunity to be ranked at the top of the list.
    2. Once the application period has closed, each applicant will be given a lottery number. The lottery number will determine the applicant’s waiting list position.
    3. Applications must meet income eligibility guidelines.
    4. Successful applicants will receive a Waiting List Placement letter along with their random lottery number.
  4. Waiting List Lottery Applications will be available on March 1, 2018 and can be found at the following locations:
    1. Online at https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/rental-programs/applications/.
      1. Choose the “Application for Anchorage Voucher Waiting List Lottery” OR
      2. Choose the “Electronic Application for Anchorage Voucher Waiting List Lottery”
    2. The Anchorage Family Investment Center at 440 East Benson Blvd., Anchorage.
  5. You may mail your completed application or place it in the drop box located outside the Anchorage Family Investment Center. If you wish to mail it, send it to:  PO Box 241385, Anchorage, AK 99524-1366.
  6. Applications will not be accepted at the front counter at any AHFC office location.

See AHFC’s website at https://www.ahfc.us/publichousing/rental-programs/applications/ for complete instructions, eligibility requirements, and application submission details.

Public Housing Program, Juneau

Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) is accepting applications for placement on its Public Housing Waiting List. AHFC will be opening its one-bedroom waiting list.

  1. Applications will be accepted beginning October 25, 2017.
  2. Each applicant family may only submit one application.
    1. Applications must meet income eligibility guidelines.
    2. All applicants will receive written notification with the status of their application.
  3. Waiting List applications can be found at the following locations:
    1. Online: From our Waiting List Status page, click Juneau.
    2. The Juneau Family Investment Center at 3410 Foster Avenue, Juneau, AK 99801.
  4. You may fax to 907 463-4967, or mail your completed application or hand-deliver it to the Juneau Family Investment Center at 3410 Foster Avenue, Juneau, AK 99801

Applicants with questions-may call Saji Thomas at 907 586-3750 or send an email to kthomas@ahfc.us. AHFC complies with all Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity nondiscrimination laws.