Applicant Portal
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Please be sure to create an account if this is the first time accessing the Portal. 

The average wait time for Section 8 is 4-7 years from the sequence date in the Portal. The average wait time for Public Housing is 2-6 years from the sequence date. 

Thank you for accessing the Applicant Portal. 

Please be advised the San Antonio Housing Authority does not accept changes by phone or in office.  The Applicant Portal is the applicant’s resource to view and make changes to their existing application(s). All changes must be reported within 10 days of occurrence. 

If you use the Forgot password link, please check the JUNK or SPAM folder for the password reset email. 

For assistance, please call 210-477-6262.


The Applicant Portal is a tool for applicants to access online secure information about applications that they have completed for housing assistance. Each applicant is required to create an account with a user login and password for the Applicant Portal. By activating the user account, applicants agree to abide by and support the terms of use set forth herein.

This access is a free service offered to all applicants that have applied for Section 8 or Public Housing assistance. Information accuracy is the sole responsibility of the applicant.

SAHA reserves the right to discontinue the use of the Applicant Portal at any time. The Portal will be piloted with limited functionality. SAHA reserves the right to add, modify or delete functions viewed via the Portal at any time without notice.

Each applicant must agree to be bound by this Agreement. The San Antonio Housing Authority in its sole discretion, reserves the right to request that an applicant bring photo identification in order to verify his/her identity should any question arise concerning the validity of the acceptance of this Agreement.

Applicants are required to adhere to the following guidelines:

1. Applicants agree to act in a responsible, ethical, and legal manner.
2. Applicants will not attempt to harm or destroy the data on the portal.
3. Applicants will not attempt to access information concerning any applicant or any account assigned to another person. other than that of themselves.
4. Applicants will not use the Portal for any illegal activity, including, but not limited to violation of Federal and State Data Privacy laws. Anyone found to be in violation of these laws will be subject to civil and/or criminal prosecution.
5. Applicants who identify a security problem within the Portal must notify SAHA immediately, without demonstrating the problem to anyone else.
6. Applicants will not share their password or allow anyone other than themselves to use their Portal account.
7. Applicants will not set any computer to automatically log in to the Portal.
8. Applicants will log out of their Portal user account when they are not at their computer.
9. Applicants identified as a security risk will be denied access to the site.

The San Antonio Housing Authority will use reasonable measures to protect applicant information from unauthorized viewing. SAHA WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR UNAUTHORIZED USE OF THE SYSTEM OR INTERNET. SAHA does not promise any particular level or method of access to the Portal for viewing information. SAHA will not be responsible for actions taken by applicants that compromise their information. SAHA reserves the right to limit or terminate the Portal for viewing information without notice. All applicants who use the portal to access their information consent to electronic monitoring and understand that they are granted access to a private network used as a tool by the San Antonio Housing Authority employees. Account activity is electronically recorded.