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Since Section 8 vouchers are so difficult to get, is there a place to find other housing programs that set rent based on your income?

Answer

Yes, there are likely other programs available other than Section 8 and Public Housing. Housing authorities often provide additional housing programs. You can also search our website for your area of interest, and scroll down to the list of affordable housing communities that may have other programs available. Please contact the housing authority or apartment community for more information.

More FAQs from Low Income Households

  • What has to be included in my household income?
  • The housing office I applied through told me I didn't qualify to receive assistance, and I don't know why. What could have made me ineligible?
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  • Can I apply to multiple waiting lists?
  • Do I have to update my application information if there is a change?