Utica, NY: The Municipal Housing Authority of the City of Utica, New York (UMHA) announced today that it will accept pre-applications for its Roosevelt Residences affordable housing development until Friday, August 24, 2018. The lottery to choose applicants is open to the public and will be held on Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room of Chancellor Apartments, 417 Bleecker Street, Utica, NY 13501.
The public as well as UMHA Tenant-Based Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) waiting list households are encouraged to submit pre-applications by August 24. Paper pre-applications are available at our offices at 509 2nd Street, Utica, NY 13501. Pre-applications may be downloaded from www.UticaRR.com. Pre-applications must be returned to our offices at 509 2nd Street, Utica by 4:00 p.m. Friday, August 24, 2018 or emailed to info@UticaRR.com by 11:59 p.m. Friday, August 24, 2018.
The Roosevelt Residences project involves the construction of 50 affordable housing units consisting of one, two, three and four-bedroom apartments. Eight units are set aside for the homeless and seven are fully accessible, adapted, and move-in ready units for people with mobility or hearing/vision impairments. More information about the development can be found at www.UticaRR.com, or by calling (315) 735-5246. The UMHA is an Equal Housing Opportunity property management entity.
The UMHA does not make any promises or guarantees that applicants will be provided units or that units will be available. Successful applicants must meet eligibility standards for various funding programs, complete a full application, and may have to meet certain preferences for certain types of units.