Centralized Waiting List Update
The Massachusetts Centralized Waiting List is updated and purged in order to keep applicant information current and to remove applicants who are no longer interested.
The update mailing was sent February 18, 2020.
WHO WILL RECEIVE THE UPDATE LETTER?
Applicants that applied to the Centralized Section 8 Waiting List prior to July 1, 2019 online or through one of the 102 Participating Housing Authorities in Massachusetts, and have not updated it in more than 1 year.
WHAT IF I DID NOT RECEIVE THE UPDATE LETTER?
If you applied to the Centralized Section 8 Waiting List prior to July 1, 2019 AND have not updated it in more than 1 year and didn't receive the update letter download an Update Response Form and return by mail or fax.
HOW DO I RESPOND TO THE UPDATE?
- Fill out and mail the response card you received in the mail
- Sign in to your account or create an account to find your application and make the changes online at www.GoSection8.com
NEW REQUIRED FIELDS HAVE BEEN ADDED TO THE APPLICATION. PLEASE UPDATE YOUR APPLICATION AS SOON AS POSSIBLE TO REMAIN ON THE LIST.
- Download an Update Response Form and return by mail or fax.
DEADLINE TO RESPOND IS MARCH 15, 2020.
WHAT IF MY INFORMATION HAS NOT CHANGED SINCE I APPLIED?
You MUST RESPOND TO THE UPDATE either by filling out and mailing the response card or respond online even if your mailing address or home address have NOT changed.
Participating housing authorities may have applications for additional housing assistance programs available. Contact them directly for more information and applications. See the list of participating housing authorities and contact information at www.GoSection8.com/MassCWL.