Section 8 Waiting List for Hernando County Housing

Section 8 Waiting List

PUBLIC NOTICE

HERNANDO COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY TO OPEN HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER (SECTION 8) WAITING LIST.

The Hernando County Housing Authority will be accepting applications on-line for its Housing Choice Voucher (Section8) waiting list beginning at 8:00 A.M. on Monday October 27, 2014 until 5:00 P.M. on Wednesday October 29. 2014.

Application must be submitted on-line at https://www.waitlistcheck.com/FL1555 only during this time period.

Time and date of receipt of the application on-line has no bearing on whether an application will be selected for the waiting list.  There is no need or advantage to applying immediately after the list opens.  The Hernando County Housing Authority will conduct a lottery of all eligible applications for 500 positions on the waiting list for the Housing Choice Voucher program.

The Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance program helps very low-income households with rent payments.  To qualify, annual gross household income cannot exceed the following;

1 Person…………………. $20,100

2 Person…………………. $23,000

3 Person…………………. $25,850

4 Person…………………. $28,700

5 Person…………………. $31,000

6 Person…………………. $33,300

All applicants will be screened for previous violent criminal or illegal drug activity.

Preferences will be given for residents of Hernando County, Elderly, Veterans and Disabled.

Apply on-line at https://www.waitlistcheck.com/FL1555

From 8:00 A.M. on Monday October 27, 2014

Until 5:00 P.M. on Wednesday October 29, 2014.

Applications will not be available in the Hernando County Housing Authority office and fax request will not be accepted.  Applicants may use any computer, tablet or smart-phone with internet access to apply, including free computers at public libraries.  Those without internet access may submit a written request to the Housing Authority for a paper application in advance of the opening of the list.  The request must explain why they are unable to use the on-line application.  Completed paper applications must be mailed back to the Housing Authority on or before the date the list closes in order to be accepted.

Equal Housing Opportunity

The Hernando County Housing Authority does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities.  Upon request, accommodation will be provided to allow individuals with disabilities to participate in all of the Housing Authority services, programs, and activities.

 

Press Release located at Hernando County Housing Authority website located at http://hernandocounty.us/housing/

Hernando County Government

Hernando County Housing Authority – 1661 Blaise Drive Brooksville, FL 34601 (352) 754-4160

 

 

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