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Mission Statement

The mission of the Housing Authority is to provide fair, sustainable, quality housing in diverse neighborhoods throughout Reno, Sparks, and Washoe County that offers a stable foundation for low-income families to pursue economic opportunities, become self-sufficient and improve their quality of life. In doing so, RHA will continue to cultivate strong community partnerships, promote fiscal responsibility, and administer all of its programs and activities in an efficient, ethical, and professional manner.

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Click the link below to find out how to contact us and get resources from the Reno Housing Authority during the Covid-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 Information

Applicant Portal

If you have already applied to a wait list, update your information or apply to additional wait lists by accessing the Applicant Portal.

Access the Applicant Portal

Wait List

The Low Income Public Housing Elderly – 2 Bedroom waitlist is Open Effective July 13, 2021 at 11am PST. Must be 55+ years of age…



Portability is the process of transferring or “porting” a family’s rental subsidy to another Housing Authority’s jurisdiction.

Portability Continued

Programs & Incentives


“I’ve lived here for about 6 years and in the time here, I’ve learned that this is a great community. Everyone has been polite and communication between neighbors has been great. I’ve enjoyed living at Stead Manor.”

– Tye (Resident at Stead Manor)

“I just love living here at Stead Manor. Everybody is so nice and very quiet. Our manager is very nice to everybody and very understandable when we have a problem or something going on.”

– Dora (Resident at Stead Manor)

“RHA has helped me out by blessing me and my kids with a beautiful home and having my little family back.”

– Anonymous (S8 Client)

“Me and my daughter loved living here.”

– Louise (Resident at Myra Birch Manor)

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