How to Receive a Section 8 Voucher?

Answer Also known as the Housing Choice Voucher program, Section 8 assistance through the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides a subsidy to low-income renters that covers a s... Read More »

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How long after approval for section 8 housing do you receive the voucher?

HUD claims wait times for Section 8 vouchers varies by location. In many cities demand exceeds supply, prompting waiting periods of months and, in some cases, up to or over a year. For instance, Sa... Read More »

Will You Never Be Able to Receive a Section 8 Housing Voucher if You Have Been Terminated?

Section 8 offers housing assistance to low-income families who cannot afford housing on their own. Under this program, the local housing authority pays a portion of the tenant's rent and the tenant... Read More »

If you have a disabled child you have a 3 bedroom section 8 voucher how can you change it to a 4 bedroom section 8 voucher?

Can your grandma give you her section 8 voucher?

No. That would be illegal. In fact, your grandmother could get herself in a lot of trouble by giving it to you. She could become disqualified and lose her entitlement.