How To Apply

There are three ways you can apply. However, due to the Cornavirus (COVID-19) and current Delta Variant outbreak, the Waiting List Application process has changed:



  1. Pick-up Application Packet — On the following dates and times:


    Additional Application Packet pick-up will be available on:


  2. Fax

    You can download and print all application packet forms by clicking the download button DOWNLOAD here and fax the application packet to [202-462-8403].


  3. Mail

    You can download and print all application packet forms by clicking the download button DOWNLOAD here and mail your completed application packet to:

    1. Samuel J. Simmons NCBA Estates
      2801 14th Street, NW
      Washington, DC 20009

    Hand-Delivered/Drop Off is available on the following dates and times:

    Additional Hand-Delivered/Drop Off will be available on:



Application In Take Process


Applicants must apply during this open enrollment period to be placed on the Waiting List.


All applicants are treated equally, no matter when and how they apply during the Open Waiting List Application period.


The application requires certain information for all members of the applicant’s household. Before you begin the application process, be sure you have all of the following information:

  1. Social Security Card for all members of your household

  2. Birth Certificate for all members of your household

  3. Photo ID for all members of your household

  4. Supplement to Application for Federally Assisted Housing HUD-92006 Form

  5. Race and Ethnic Data Reporting Form HUD-27061-H Form (optional disclosure by the household)

  6. Citizenship Declaration Form for all members of your household

  7. Applicant’s/Resident’s Consent to Release Information HUD-9887/9887A

  8. Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) Tenant Release and Consent

  9. Proof of Income (tax returns, pay stubs, etc.) for all members of your household

  10. List of Assets for all members of your household


Any persons age 55 or older qualifying for accessibility features: Mobility, Hearing or Visual will be verified


Upon receipt of your completed application documents, an evaluation/review will be performed to determine that your documents have met the eligibility requirements for placement on the Waiting List. Those applicants with incomplete applications will be notified and given 5 business days from the initial date their application was reviewed to correct and complete their submission deficiencies.


Reasonable Accommodation


If you are disabled and wish to request a reasonable accommodation or if you have difficulty understanding English, please request our assistance and we will ensure that you are provided with meaningful access based on your individual needs by contacting (202) 387-4367.