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 [email protected].