Moving to Work Notice to Public
Housing Choice Voucher programs offer low-income individuals and families the opportunity to search for both a housing type and neighborhood of their choice. Section 8 Vouchers can be used at any qualifying privately owned property, including single-family homes, townhomes and apartments.
The Housing Choice Voucher programs allow a greater level of mobility. The vouchers are attached to the individual, instead of being linked to the property. Therefore, a Section 8 voucher holder can move to a different unit in town or even to a different area, as long as there is a comparable Housing Choice Voucher program.
All Section 8 properties are regularly inspected for compliance with program standards.
Section 8 programs also offer the benefit of services that provide support in seeking additional employment and educational opportunities.
KCDC’s Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program will accept online applications the second Wednesday of every month beginning August 10, 2016 from 8 a.m. until 3p.m. Please apply online and applications will be processed by date and time received. For more information, click here.
Check Application Status
Click here for landlord forms and resources and to check the status of your housing assistance payments.
Click here to check the status of your application or update your contact information on an existing application.
WHERE CAN I FIND LOCAL HOUSING THAT QUALIFIES FOR SECTION 8?
CONTACT SECTION 8
400 Harriet Tubman Street
Knoxville, TN 37915
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