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The Housing Authority of the City of San Buenaventura manages multiple waitlist. Please click below to find more information about our waitlists and how to apply.

Please note if this is your first time using the portal and you are already on the waitlist. Please call the Section 8 office to receive your registration code. 

If you are already on our waitlists and wish to view your information, please use our Rent Cafe Portal.

PLEASE NOTE:  Preference for our waitlist/programs, are given to individuals/families that live or work in the City of Ventura.


Currently the only open waitlist is:

Public Housing (Conventional Housing)
Encanto Del Mar (Low Income Tax Credit With No Project Based Voucher)
Rancho Verde (USDA - Farm Worker Housing)



Public Housing
Conventional Housing. Wait time approximately 10 years.
You can apply by using our Rent Cafe Portal.
You can download a paper application here: Public Housing


Encanto Del Mar
Low income tax credit with no Project Based Voucher.
You can download a paper application here: Encanto Del Mar


Rancho Verde
The Housing Authority now manages a USDA Rural Rental Housing farmworker multi-family property located in East Ventura. This development will provide 24 one-, two-, three- and four-bedroom apartments for farmworker households earning between 30-50% Area Median Income. 
You can download an more information here: Information Flyer
You can download a paper application here: Rancho Verde