Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8)
Pre-applications for the Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8) will be accepted during the 3-week period from:
Opening Date: Friday, August 21, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. through
Closing Date: Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 5:00 p.m
You have three weeks to submit an application!
After the pre-application period closes, 500 applicants will be randomly selected for the Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) wait list. The remaining pre-applicants will be notified that they can re-apply when the list reopens, which is estimated to be in one to two years.
When you click on the link below, you will start by registering at "Applicant Login." Please review instructions above or on the "How to Apply" tab when you click below.
Do not call or email asking if we received your application.
Notifications will be mailed to all applicants as applications are processed.
all public housing and project-based wait lists are closed
Please note: the 4-bedroom waiting lists for Public Housing & Madonna Road Apartments will remain open.
Please click below to print a paper application (no online applications allowed) if you meet the following eligibility requirements for a four-bedroom unit:
- Minimum family size of five
- Total maximum household income may not exceed $41,650
Since 1968 HASLO has been helping people in San Luis Obispo County with housing that fits their budgets and needs. We're always looking for volunteers and new ways to help. Find out how you can contribute!
On March 19, a Groundbreaking Ceremony was held for the South Street Family Apartments in San Luis Obispo, 43 new affordable apartments for families with annual incomes at or below 60 percent of the county's median income. Read more.
The National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) presented HASLO Executive Director Scott Smith with the "2014 Agency Award of Excellence in Program Innovation - Affordable Housing" during NAHRO's National Conference in Baltimore, Maryland, on October 17th. Read more.
On September 25, HASLO received a donation from Pacific Western Bank in the amount of $14,750. Read more.
HASLO received a national Award of Merit, and is also one of few nominated for NAHRO's Award of Excellence. Read more.
If you are tired of writing a check or having to secure a Money Order every month to pay your rent, sign up for “ACH” Direct Pay. The rent will be taken out of your checking account automatically on the 4th of every month. Read more.
The Maintenance Customer Service Department has moved to the main office located at 487 Leff Street in San Luis Obispo, but the phone number remains the same: (805) 543-1026. Read more.
The Housing Authority of San Luis Obispo (HASLO) implemented a smoke-free policy on January 1, 2013, that prohibits residents from smoking in all of our public housing units and some of our San Luis Obispo Non-Profit complexes. The ban on smoking will eventually reach all of our housing units. Read more.