Rome, New York

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Rome Housing Authority - Affordable and Safe Housing for All!!!!

Eligibility & Application Process

Residents of our properties must meet eligibility requirements with respect to income and are selected in accordance with the policies of Admission & Continued Occupancy of the Rome Housing Authority.

Preliminary applications are taken and applicants are placed on a  Waiting List.  Once on Waiting List, applicants must update any change in information with Rome Housing Authority immediately.  Once reached on the waiting list you will be contacted and required to complete a full Application and provide all necessary documentation to determine eligibility.

Applicants must be able to meet the following requirements:

  • Must pass criminal background check.  Crimes of a violent nature or sex offenses, any drug related crimes, or those who owe any money to any subsidized housing programs are ineligible.
  • Must pass credit check, especially concerning past tenancy and utility payments. (excluding Section 8 applicants)
  • Must provide all necessary documentation when requested to be determined eligible for any housing programs.