Federal Section 8 rental housing assistance programs are managed locally by public housing agencies that determine eligibility. A person is eligible if he or his family's income does not exceed 50 percent of the median i... More »

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Low-income individuals and families can find available housing and their rents at GoSection8.com, a rental listing agency serving the Section 8 housing market. The website allows renters to search available housing in th... More »

Veterans can receive assistance with applying for and receiving Section 8 housing by calling the National Call Center for Homeless Veterans or by contacting a local branch of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Spec... More »

Renters can apply for rent assistance grants through agencies such as the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program, state assistance programs or federal subsidized housing programs, notes HUD. They can also seek charitab... More »

Resources that may provide individual assistance with paying rent include government housing choice vouchers, federal government housing programs, state housing finance agents, local and state housing counseling programs... More »

Eligibility for Section 8 is determined by local public housing agencies designated by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, or HUD, and is based on income, assets and family size. Applicants mus... More »

Veterans can receive assistance with applying for and receiving Section 8 housing by calling the National Call Center for Homeless Veterans or by contacting a local branch of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Spec... More »