Authority News & Updates

The Housing Authority of the City and County of San Francisco (Authority) is opening its waitlist application process for studio units (two-person household maximum) in the Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Project-Based Voucher (PBV) program. The Authority will open waitlist applications to the public on 03/27/2023 starting at 8:00 AM and close applications on 03/29/2023 at 5:00 PM. Once the waitlist applications are closed, the Authority will use a lottery to randomly draw names from the list of applications submitted for each community site. Those names drawn will be placed on one (or more) of the RAD/PBV waitlists. Applying for the lottery does not guarantee you a place on one of the RAD/PBV waitlists. 

The Housing Authority of the City and County of San Francisco (SFHA) is hosting a pre-proposal conference for the 22-020-RFP-004 Finance Operations Consultant Services on Friday, August 12, 2022 from 1:00-2:00pm PST.  This meeting will include a brief introduction, overview of the Request for Proposal (RFP) Document as well as next steps. If you have questions, you may submit them to Louis A. White, Procurement Analyst, at The question deadline is August 19, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. PST and the proposal deadline is August 26, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. PST.

FREE Construction Job Training!

UCSF/CityBuild Construction is offering free job training to work on UCSF funded construction projects. This will include one-week basic introduction to pre-apprentice construction training with a focus in ironworker related trades.


The Annual Plan is a comprehensive guide to public housing agency policies, programs, operations, and strategies for meeting local housing needs and goals. The comment period is between April 4, 2022 through May 20, 2022 @ 3:00pm. The proposed plan is available at It is physically available at the San Francisco Housing Authority Administrative Offices located at 1815 Egbert Avenue, San Francisco, California 94124 by appointment only. All comments must be submitted to or via U.S. Postal Services mail addressed to 1815 Egbert Avenue, San Francisco, California, 94124, with attention to “Legal Affairs & Policy” by May 20, 2022. Comments on the Annual Plan are welcome at the May 5, 2022 Public Meeting or the May 26, 2022 Public Hearing.

The Authority has been awarded 906 Emergency Housing Vouchers (EHVs). The Authority is coordinating with the San Francisco Department of Homelessness and Supportive Housing (HSH) to implement this program. This gives us an exciting opportunity to move more San Franciscans experiencing and facing homelessness into permanent housing!

The Authority has passed its Operating Budget for Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) on September 15, 2021!

The Authority is proud to partner with the Office of Racial Equity in its enactment of the citywide Racial Equity Framework and presents the first phase of the Racial Equity Plan.