Housing Authority of Bergen County

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There are no open waiting lists at this time.

On behalf of the Housing Development Corporation of Bergen County, the Housing Authority of Bergen County (HABC) is pleased to announce that beginning Monday, September 26th, 2022, 9:00 am EST through Friday, September 30th, 2022, at 11:59 pm EST pre-applications will be available for Grove Gardens Senior Residence located at 41 Grove Street, South Hackensack, New Jersey, for income eligible senior citizens (62 +). Grove Gardens consists of (2) studio, (22) one-bedroom, and (1) 2-bedroom apartment. The HABC will accept pre-applications ONLINE ONLY. A random selection lottery will be conducted to select 100 applicants to be placed on the waiting list for future potential vacancies.

Pre-applications will be available online only at http://habcnjwaitinglists.org. Submission of a pre-application does not guarantee placement on the waiting list. Only one pre-application per household will be accepted. Written and faxed applications will NOT be accepted. Assistance completing online pre-applications will be provided by the Housing Authority of Bergen County at Grove Gardens, 41 Grove Street, South Hackensack, NJ 07606 beginning Monday, September 26th through Thursday September 29th between 9:00 am and 3:30 pm.

To be eligible to apply, the head of household must be 62 years of age or older with an annual gross income which cannot exceed the following income limits:

Household Size Maximum Annual Income 1 $42,850 2 $49,000 3 $55,100 4 $61,200
Applicants will be RANDOMLY SELECTED by lottery. The lottery will be held on Tuesday, October 4th, 2022. Applicants can check their lottery results in their online application portal via www.waitlistcheck.com. Lottery results will be made available after September 20th, 2022.

Preference will be given to applicants who live, work, train, or attend school in Bergen, Hudson, Passaic & Sussex counties.