Eligibility for a section 8 housing voucher is dependent on gross income. To be eligible, a family must have citizenship status and an annual gross income less than 50 percent the median income of the area in which you l... More »

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Section 8 housing assistance is a government program that allows low-income families to receive rental assistance from the federal government, which is paid directly to their landlord. This program was authorized by Sect... More »

To qualify for Section 8 housing, a person's household usually needs to have limited income and at least one member who is a U.S. citizen or an eligible non-citizen. Being qualified for Section 8 housing is no guarantee ... More »

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To find out what cities are accepting section 8 housing assistance applications, the applicant must contact the local Public Housing Agencies in the cities to which the applicant is interested in moving. The website of t... More »

A section 8 housing website is designed to help low-income individuals and families. The website, located at HUD.gov for the federal program or various state government sites for state programs, provides information on h... More »

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Find townhouses that accept section 8 housing vouchers by searching the local housing market until you find a townhouse that suits your needs whose landlord agrees to participate in the section 8 program. Under the rules... More »

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As of February, 2015, the application process for section 8 housing depends on the local office, but it generally will require a signature, which cannot be given over the phone. The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Progr... More »

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