{ "@type": "DefinedTerm", "@id": "https://affordablehousingonline.com/glossary/Annual-Adjustment-Factor-AAF", "name": "Annual Adjustment Factor (AAF)", "description": "

Section 8 vouchers and project-based rental assistance receive annual rent adjustments from HUD. HUD adjusts rent levels on the basis of Consumer Price Index data on changes in residential rent and utility costs around the country. HUD publishes the Annual Adjustment Factors annually in the Federal Register.<\/p>", "inDefinedTermSet": "https://affordablehousingonline.com/glossary" },

Affordable Housing Online is monitoring the federal government's response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. 

An extensive list of coronavirus resources for low-income households can be found here.

Annual Adjustment Factor (AAF)

View All Glossary Definitions

Section 8 vouchers and project-based rental assistance receive annual rent adjustments from HUD. HUD adjusts rent levels on the basis of Consumer Price Index data on changes in residential rent and utility costs around the country. HUD publishes the Annual Adjustment Factors annually in the Federal Register.

Related Definitions: