Placements are made from the waiting list based on a series of factors. These include, but are not limited to: Availability: What size of unit is coming available (ie 1, 2, 3, 4, 5). Eligibility: What type of subsidy is available for this unit. Length of Time on Wait List: Consideration on a first come first serve basis. Suitability: Are there any physical limitations of the applicant, such as stairs? References and Credit Checks: Good References from prior landlords are an important factor in the evaluation process. References and credit checks will be done.