Tag: housing vouchers
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uS7hOifGA3M The Housing Choice Voucher program (Section 8) keeps millions of low-income families housed each year but is so underfunded that just 1 in 5...
"Fair market rents" are set by HUD and used to determine how much federal assistance programs will pay toward rent. But with rental costs rising so rapidly, they aren't keeping up.
In the third installment of Shelterforce articles of old, we look back at what’s been happening with lawsuits against banks that allegedly failed to maintain properties they own in predominantly Black and Latinx neighborhoods, Medicaid money for housing, community developers elected to office, and vouchers for foster care youth.