Does Section 8 hurt your credit?


No. It does not appear on a credit report, and is not considered as income.

More Section 8 FAQs from Low Income Households

  • Can I be evicted if my HUD apartment is sold?
  • What is Section 8?
  • How Much Are Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers Worth
  • How do I check my status on a waiting list?
  • Does a Housing Choice Voucher pay for utilities?