You may be able to buy a house with Section 8 vouchers! That’s right, friends… I just said you can literally BUY A HOUSE with Section 8 housing choice vouchers. Instead of spending this money on rent every month, now you can invest it in a home that you actually own! What is Section 8? The […]
If you’ve looked into low income housing at all, you’ve inevitably run into waiting lists. In some areas, lists stretch out over five years or more. It’s discouraging, depressing and overwhelming. It’s also not that simple. What is a wait list? Low income housing agencies have wait lists because there just isn’t enough low income […]
Free home repair grants can help you install disability modifications, fix broken pipes and roofing, and so much more! Check out our state-by-state list!
Whether you’re a first time home buyer or not, buying a house with low income is possible. As affordable housing becomes more expensive and more difficult to find, many low-income Americans are searching for ways to buy their own home. As Low Income Relief reader Star pointed out, “Most (homes) are cheaper than rent!!! My rent is $945. The […]
Landlord discrimination is a real and significant problem… and it’s also very illegal. However, many tenants don’t understand their rights or how to enforce them. Without this key knowledge, you can become a victim without even realizing it. In this article, we’re going to cover several important topics related to housing discrimination. Among other things, […]
Need help with rent? You need to know how to apply for Section 8 vouchers! We’ll tell you what you need to know, including how to buy a house with them!
Are you confused about rent control? We can help you learn more about the basics of it and what it could mean for your community!
Do you know what you’re doing when you’re looking at cheap apartments for rent? Use these tips and know the 10 warning signs!
If you are looking for Spokane Housing Assistance, then you’re in luck! There are many agencies that will help you with both rent payments and subsidized housing units. Spokane housing assistance programs can help you pay your rent! Everyone struggles sometimes. Fortunately, there are several agencies that can assist you with paying your rent in […]
Are you looking for affordable apartments for rent in Indianapolis? Whether you’re looking for Indianapolis apartments or home for rent, we understand your frustration. We’ve scoured the web for resources and been frustrated at the lack of low income housing available in your area. “Marion County is suffering from a severe shortage of affordable housing,” […]
Paying rent can be difficult, even in the best of times. Many individuals and families are just one sickness or one emergency expense away from not being able to afford their own shelter. Fortunately, there are organizations and agencies available to help tenants in the Tacoma, Washington, area afford their rent.
Looking for help with rent, clothing or fun in the Hillsboro or Beaverton areas? We received a request from a mother of three from the Beaverton and Hillsboro areas a few days ago… and this is what we’ve found. Rent Assistance Community Action Washington County residents can receive help with emergency rent, heating and electricity […]
Once you finally receive your Section 8 voucher, you have to figure out how to find Section 8 houses for rent. That can be almost as difficult as getting Section 8 approval in the first place!
If you’re trying to rent a unit with Section 8 vouchers, you need to be mindful of the Section 8 inspection requirements. Here’s the full list.
Increasing poverty rates and a shortage of affordable low income housing have created a housing crisis around the US. While politicians criminalize homelessness and the public bemoans the housing crisis, homeless people continue to suffer on our streets and in our communities. But there is a solution. How Utah Reduced the Number of Chronically Homeless People by 91% […]
Where to go if you are homeless? If you are looking for where to go next, we have found 7 different organizations committed to assisting those currently or previously experiencing homelessness. We understand that it can be difficult to know exactly who to talk to or where to visit when you are desperate for help.
Are wondering what you need to know about homeless shelters? You are not alone, there are many others who are also curious. Homeless shelters and other locations can offer assistance for people seeking shelter, food, healthcare and other services. We have found some helpful answers for the most commonly asked questions!
Did you know that on average, Americans spend 37% of their income on housing? And many of us spend a lot more than that. If you’ve ever wondered if it’s really possible to get free housing, you’re not alone. While it isn’t easy to get free housing, it’s not impossible either. We’ve come up with […]
Every year, millions of Americans apply to be put on a public housing waiting list. These lists ensure that the government can adequately manage public housing applications and allot public housing (often known as “Section 8” housing) to those in need. However, many individuals and families get put on the list, with little to no […]
Many people seek income based housing with rent and housing cost so high, and the COVID pandemic has made this need more urgent . This article will provide information on how to find the affordable housing you need, as well as help you determine if you qualify, how to get on a waitlist, and what […]