Section 8 / Housing Choice Voucher Program

Alternate Name: HCV

Category: Housing

Organization: NYC Housing Authority

Description: Eligibility is based on a family's annual income before taxes and family size, families will receive a voucher to search for housing. Generally, families pay no more than 40 percent of their adjusted monthly income toward their rent share. NYCHA pays the remaining amount to the owner on the family's behalf.
Section 8 helps low-and-moderate-income families rent housing in the private market. As of May 14, 2007 applications for Section 8/HCV programs are not being accepted; the public will be notified when applications reopen and how to apply If you previously submitted a Section 8 application when the waiting list was open, log on to the Self-Service Portal to confirm the receipt of your NYCHA application Affordable housing options are also available through NYC Housing Connect and NYC Housing Development Corporation Never pay money to apply for Section 8 or public housing NYCHA, NYC Housing & Preservation Development, and NYS Home & Community Renewal all operate Section 8 programs in NYC. Eligibility for the Section 8/HCV programs are primarily based on how much your family earns and family size.

Phone: Call if you have questions Call NYCHA Section 8 at 718-707-7771. ; ;,

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Additional Info

Application Process: New Section 8/HCV applications are not being accepted at this time. The public will be notified when applications are being accepted again. If you previously submitted a NYCHA Section 8 application, log on to the Self-Service Portal to confirm the receipt of your NYCHA application. New Section 8/HCV applications are not being accepted at this time. The public will be notified when applications are being accepted again. If you previously submitted a Section 8 application when the waiting list was open, log on to the Self-Service Portal to confirm the receipt of your NYCHA application. Confirm receipt of your application Call 311
Ask for Section 8 assistance. Visit the NYCHA website to learn more about each program. Call NYCHA at 718-707-7771 if you have questions about these programs. Visit a NYCHA Section 8 walk-in center: Bronx: 478 East Fordham Rd, 2nd Flr, Bronx, NY 10458 Brooklyn: 787 Atlantic Ave, 2nd Flr, Brooklyn, NY 11238 Visit a NYCHA walk-in center Bronx: 478 East Fordham Rd, 2nd Flr, Bronx, NY 10458 Brooklyn: 787 Atlantic Ave, 2nd Flr, Brooklyn, NY 11238

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program: Section 8 / Housing Choice Voucher Program

blurb: Help paying rent

uid: P013en

program_code: S2R013