Effective July 1, 2016, the Bloomington Housing Authority (BHA) will be closing the one, four and five bedroom waiting lists for all of our Public Housing properties, and will stop accepting applications.
The Housing Authority (BHA) will continue to accept applications only for families eligible for two and three bedroom waiting list.
This closure will have no effect on applicants currently on the waiting list. The list will remain closed until further notice.
For Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) applicants: If your name has been reached on the HCV waiting list, you will need to complete the full application in order to complete the application process. The full application can be accessed by clicking here.
For Public Housing Applicants (IMPORTANT): After submitting the online application, a second set of documents (“Step 2”) need to be completed by the applicant household members and submitted to the BHA Main Office (deliver or mail to 1007 N Summitt Street, Bloomington, IN 47404 or fax to 812-339-7177) within 10 days. The family should carefully read the cover sheet on the Step 2 documents to ensure all verifications for family members, proof of income, preference point verifications, proof of assets and other pertinent information are submitted correctly within 10 days of online application. Applications with missing or falsified information may be denied.
Already on a waitlist?
Applicants may check their status on the waitlist by clicking here or by calling 855 868-6739. Please note it may take 30 to 60 days for your application to be processed and appear in the waitlist check system.
For Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) applicants: If your name has been reached on the waiting list, you will need to complete the full application in order to complete the application process. The full application can be accessed by clicking here.
Need Assistance Applying?
Accommodations for assisting applicants with the online application will be made on Thursday and Friday afternoons in the BHA Community Building computer lab (1002 North Summitt Street, Bloomington, IN 47404). Thursday computer lab hours are from Noon to 3:00 PM. Friday computer lab hours are from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. A BHA staff person will be available to assist with applying online.