Apply for affordable housing in San Mateo County Housing Portal

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How does it work?

Learn how you can find and apply for affordable rental opportunities.

  1. Find Apartments Accepting Applications (Listings)

    Find high-quality, affordable housing opportunities located throughout the Bay Area.

  2. Check Eligibility

    Determine if your household meets the requirements for the property.

  3. Apply Online

    You will be asked to complete a short application for a unit at that property.

  4. Get the Results

    Once ranking order is ready, results will be posted for you to download.

  5. Get Prepared for Placement

    You may be contacted by the property manager notifying you that you are moving forward.

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