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, November 28th, 2022, 9:00 am EST through Thursday, December 1st, 2022, at 11:59 pm EST pre-applications will be available for Silver Maple Gardens Senior Residence located at 348-354 Leonia Avenue, Bogota, New Jersey , for income eligible senior citizens (62 +). Silver Maple Gardens consists of twenty 1-bedroom apartments. The HABC will accept pre-applications ONLINE ONLY.
A random selection lottery will be conducted to select 150 eligible 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. To be eligible for the lottery, all completed applications must be received by 11:59 pm on Thursday, December 1st, 2022. Applications received after 11:59 pm on Thursday, December 1, 2022, will be declined. The lottery will take place on Friday, December 9, 2022. Written and faxed applications will NOT be accepted. Assistance completing online pre-applications will be provided by the Housing Authority at One Bergen County Plaza, 2nd Floor, Hackensack, NJ 07601. Staff will be made available to assist with the completion of applications beginning Monday, November 28th, 2022, at 9:00 am through Thursday, December 1st, 2022, at 4:00 p.m.

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:
MAXIMUM INCOME ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT

Household Size Maximum Annual Income 1 $42,850 2 $49,000


FOR SILVER MAPLE GARDENS PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO APPLICANTS WHO LIVE, WORK, TRAIN, OR ATTEND SCHOOL IN BERGEN COUNTY. APPLICANTS WILL BE PLACED ON THE WAITING LIST IN ORDER OF THEIR PREFERENCE WEIGHT AND LOTTERY RANK. SELECTED APPLICATIONS WILL BE PLACED ON THE WAITING LIST FOR FUTURE POTENTIAL VACANCIES.