Announcing the opening of 810 Arch Street, applications now available
We are excited to announce the opening of 810 Arch Street in January 2016. Applications are now available on our website. Hard copy applications will be available at all Project HOME locations beginning August 1. Completed applications will be accepted at JBJ Soul Homes at 1415 Fairmount Avenue and the Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation at 301 North 9th Street beginning September 1, 2015.
For more information, please call TDD 800-654-5988 | TYY Relay 711.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Am I a good fit for 810 Arch Street?
A: Please review the Tenant Selection Summary for more.
Q: How do I get an application?
A: You may download the form here. (Chinese-language version here.) Physical forms will be made available at all Project HOME locations beginning August 1, 2015, as well as at the Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation (PCDC).
Q: How do I submit my application?
A: Beginning September 1, 2015, applications will only be accepted at the following locations:
PLEASE NOTE: Incomplete applications will not be accepted. All applications are processed in the order received. Please ensure you receive a receipt for your submission.
Q: What happens after I submit my application?
A: All applications will be reviewed for completeness and for eligibility. Once it is determined that you are eligible, you will be contacted by phone or mail to set up an interview. If it is determined that you are not eligible for 810 Arch Street you will receive a letter stating why you are not eligible and details about your right to appeal.
Q: What should I bring to my interview?
A: You should have the following items/documents:
- Birth certificate (Proof of Birth)
- Social security card
- Current Photo Identification (Driver’s License, Passport or Military ID)
- Proof of income dated within the last 60 days (examples: paystubs (most current 6), pension and any other types of income sources) – SS/SSI your annual award letter or other form of proof.
- Proof of assets (for example: one most recent savings and/or checking account statement). Any other types of assets, proof of ownership and value.
- Landlord information for past 3 years (name, address & phone number)
PLEASE NOTE: All documents must be current. Expired documents will not be accepted.
Q: Should I be aware of anything else?
A: This is a lengthy process, and we ask for your patience; it can sometimes take up to two months to complete. The more information you can provide during your interview, the sooner we can complete the process. Should your application be accepted, the first month's rent and a security deposit must be provided prior to signing your lease. We apologize, but there are no exceptions.