In the Section 8 program, KCDC works with landlords within Knoxville/Knox County to provide choice-based, affordable housing to low-income families.
Benefits For Landlords:
- Guaranteed subsidy portion of rent deposited directly to selected bank account on the first working day of each month
- Lower vacancy rates
- Criminal background checks on applicants
- Inspections on units to identify possible problems
To learn how to become a Section 8 landlord, contact the Section 8 department today at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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