List Open for NED Voucher

The Non-Elderly Disabled voucher wait list is open

Eligibility for Wait-list:  Head of Household must be residing in a Care Facility (Nursing home, AFC home, hospital, etc.,) more than 90 days (current) and must be under 62 years of age and a disabled individual. With the assistance of Northern Health Care Management applicants are transitioned from the Care Facility into independent living.

Applications are available at the Traverse City Housing Commission office, 150 Pine Street, Traverse City between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, or by calling (231)922-4915.



Information Requests

Any information requested for housing or services will be directed to our office.

Please contact our office at 231-922-4915 during normal office hours for information. Please leave a message if you call after hours and we will return all calls in the order they were received.

Intro to the TCHC…


Welcome to the Traverse City Housing Commission.  Created in 1966 by the City of Traverse City, the Housing Commission operates Riverview Terrace and Orchardview, along with the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Applications are always accepted for Riverview Terrace and Orchardview.  Our apartments are filled by use of a waiting list, which is the first step for all applicants.  If you are interested in information and/or an application for Riverview Terrace or Orchardview, please see the page tabs above.

You can access information regarding potentially available rental units by utilizing the links in the “Blogroll” section of our web page, located to the left.  This information is provided to give those searching for housing a base to start from.  You must contact the individual landlords to determine if there are available units and what each landlords requirements for occupancy are.  Also located in the “Blogroll” section is a link to the State of Michigan Landlord Tenant Handbook and Habitat for Humanity – Grand Traverse Region.

If you would like to contact us regarding a personal question or if personal information is contained in your contact, please use our email address        instead of posting a comment on the web page.