Housing Choice Voucher (Rental Assistance)


Roseville Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List Opening

Monday, February 2, 2015 at 9:00 am
through Friday, February 6, 2015 at noon

The Housing Choice Voucher Program, funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, provides monthly rental subsidy toqualified, very low-income households to help reduce their rent payments.This is not an emergency housing assistance program.There is limited assistance available and there is a waiting list.

To apply, the family must not exceed the following income limits:

# of persons in household

1

2

3

4

5

Maximum annual income

$24,050

$27,500

$30,950

$34,350

$37,100

# of persons in household

6

7

8

9

10

Maximum annual income

$39,850

$42,600

$45,350

$48,100

$50,850



Pre-applications will only be taken online
CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION

You may apply using any computer with internet access. Someone else may apply for you if you need help using a computer. Paper copies of this form will not be accepted.

Resources for Public Computers:

Placer Independent Resources:

Assistance is based on income verification, eligibility requirements, Roseville Housing Authority preference factors and selection in the lottery. Pre-applicants who live or work in Roseville or Rocklin, are disabled, a veteran, a family with minor children, involuntarily displaced (at time of application only) or are Home Start graduates will receive preference when determining waiting list order. A computer generated lottery will be run and only 500 pre-applications will be placed on the waiting list. The date or time of an application, if submitted within the open period, will not affect an applicant’s position on the waiting list. Roseville Housing Authority’s on-line application forms are available in English and Spanish.

After you have successfully applied, you may print a receipt with a confirmation number and instructions for checking your status online. Status information will be available online only after April 1, 2015 at https://www.waitlistcheck.com/. You will not be able to receive information regarding your application status by calling or coming into the Roseville Housing Authority Office.

If a person with disabilities is unable to access a computer to apply for the HCV Waiting List due to the nature of their disability (and is unable to have someone apply online on their behalf) they may request a reasonable accommodation for assistance with the application process. The written request must be received by Roseville Housing Authority no later than 12 pm (noon) on February 6, 2015.

The Housing Choice Voucher Program is a program of the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) designed to assist very low income families, the elderly and the disabled and help them afford decent, safe and sanitary housing in the privately-owned rental market. Income qualifications must be met in order to be considered for the Housing Choice Voucher program, in which one’s income may be no greater than 50% of the Area Median Income. Those who qualify for the program will pay approximately 30% of their adjusted monthly income for their share of monthly rent and Roseville Housing Authority, which administers the federal program, provides funds for the remainder.

Long recognized as one of the leading housing authorities in California, the Roseville Housing Authority continues to be an innovator in the field of affordable housing. Currently, Roseville Housing Authority provides housing assistance to over 600 elderly, disabled and low income Roseville and Rocklin households through its various programs.

A Roseville Housing Authority Success Story

Those who qualify for the program will pay approximately 30% of their adjusted monthly income for their share of a monthly rent and Roseville Housing Authority, which administers the federal program, provides funds for the remainder. Long recognized as one of the leading housing authorities in California, the Roseville Housing Authority continues to be an innovator in the field of affordable housing. Currently, Roseville Housing Authority provides housing assistance to over 600 elderly, disabled and low income Roseville and Rocklin households through its various programs.

Income Limits

1 PERSON $24,050 6 PERSONS $39,850
2 PERSONS $27,500 7 PERSONS $42,600
3 PERSONS $30,950 8 PERSONS $45,350
4 PERSONS $34,350 9 PERSONS $48,100
5 PERSONS $37,100 10 PERSONS $50,850


ROSEVILLE HOUSING AUTHORITY'S JURISDICTION INCLUDES THE CITY OF ROSEVILLE AND THE CITY OF ROCKLIN
(Rocklin is covered by both Placer County Housing Authority and Roseville Housing Authority)

Following is contact information for nearby Housing Authorities:

El Dorado County Housing Authority
2900 Fairline Ct., Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 621-6300

Placer County Housing Authority
11552 B Avenue, Auburn, CA 95603
(530) 889-7676

Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency
701 12th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814-1908
(916) 440-1390

Yuba County Housing Authority
915 8th Street, Suite 130, Marysville, CA 95901
(530) 749-5460

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Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) provides certain rights and protections to Housing Choice Voucher assisted tenants and members of their households.

VAWA Fact Sheet

VAWA Self-Certification Form

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EIV - Enterprise Income Verification System

EIV is a web-based computer system that contains employment and income information of individuals who participate in HUD rental assistance programs. Housing Authorties are required to use HUD's EIV system.

What You Should Know About EIV

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Housing Choice Voucher Administrative Plan

Roseville Housing Authority’s Administrative Plan for its Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program explains the policies through which the agency administers the rental assistance program. The full plan is available in PDF format below.
Roseville Housing Authority 2015 HCV Administrative Plan

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Housing Choice Voucher Audited Financial Data Schedule

Roseville Housing Authority’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program is audited as part of the City of Roseville's basic financial statements. The Financial Data Schedule (Balance Sheet and Income Statement) is presented for purposes of additional analysis as required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), but is not required as part of the audited financial statements.
FY2012-13 HCV Financial Data Schedule

Housing Authority Annual Budget

The Housing Authority is a separate legal entity however is considered a component unit of the City of Roseville since the City is financially accountable for its activities. The financial acitivities of the Housing Authority are included in the City's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR); however, the Housing Authority produces its own separate annual budget which is taken to its governing body which is the City Council.
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NOTICE OF DOCUMENT AVAILABILITY & PUBLIC HEARING
Roseville Housing Authority 5-year and Annual Plan

Draft 2015 5-year and Annual Plan
The Roseville Housing Authority’s updated Five Year and Annual Plan will be available for public review and comment beginning January 5, 2015. The Plan will be available for review at the Housing Authority’s office during the Housing Authority’s regular business hours (Monday: 9 a.m. to noon & 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.; Tuesday through Thursday: 9 a.m. to noon & 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.; and Friday: 8 a.m. to noon).The Housing Authority is located at 311 Vernon St., Roseville, CA 95678.

The comment period for the draft Plan will end February 18, 2015. All written comments received after that date will not be considered.

Comments should be addressed to:
Denise Leon-Guerrero
Roseville Housing Authority
311 Vernon St., Roseville, CA 95678

Comments may also be submitted via e-mail to dleon-guerrero@roseville.ca.us

The Public Hearing to adopt the Roseville Housing Authority 5-year and Annual Plan will be held on the 18th day of March 2015, at 7:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as may be heard, in the Council Chambers of the City of Roseville Civic Center, 311 Vernon Street, Roseville, CA. All interested persons are invited to appear and be heard. Persons with disabilities who need arrangements to ensure meeting accessibility should notify the City Clerk’s Department at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting by calling (916) 774-5263 or through the TDD line at (916) 774-5220 (for hearing impaired).

If you challenge the decision in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues which you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Housing Authority prior to the public hearing.

Roseville Housing Authority 2014 Annual Plan & 5 Year 2010 Plan

Roseville Housing Authority’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program is audited as part of the City of Roseville's basic financial statements. The Financial Data Schedule is presented for purposes of additional analysis as required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), but is not required as part of the audited financial statements.
Roseville Housing Authority 2014 Annual Plan
Roseville Housing Authority 5-year and 2010 Annual Plan
VAWA Statement Attachment

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Reporting Changes

For current HCV participants only.
The following forms can only be accepted for current Housing Choice Voucher family members in the Roseville Housing Authority’s jurisdiction.

Report changes form

Roseville Housing Authority’s policy for reporting changes:

  • Participants of the Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance program must immediately report, in writing, any changes in income or assets, and if a family member no longer lives in the unit.
  • Failure to report changes in writing within 15 days that result in the overpayment of the tenant's subsidy amounts will be owed by the tenant to the Roseville Housing Authority.

Changes must be REPORTED AND VERIFIED by the 20th of the month in order for a rent decrease to take place the following month. Failure to properly report changes will result in no change to tenant portion of the contract rent until properly verified.

Proper reporting of changes includes:

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Contact the Housing Division with questions about Housing programs.

Quicklinks

HCV Administrative Plan

VAWA (Violence Against Women Act)

EIV - Enterprise Income Verification System

2015 Draft 5-yr and Annual Plan

2014 Annual Plan and 5-yr Plan

Reporting Changes - HCV Participants

HCV Forms

Housing Authority Budget - FY2013-14

HOUSING SURVEY

Roseville/Rocklin Renters Information Requested
The Roseville Housing Authority needs your help in maintaining current rental information. If you are a renter within Roseville or Rocklin, please fill out this Housing Survey. There are only 12 questions and the survey is completely confidential.