Learn about government programs that help people with low incomes find affordable rental housing. Get the details on how these programs work, who is eligible, and how to apply.
Housing choice voucher (Section 8)
Learn if you are eligible for a Section 8 housing choice voucher to pay rent for private housing. Find your public housing agency to apply.
Find subsidized rental housing
In subsidized housing, the government pays apartment owners to offer reduced rents to tenants with low incomes. Learn how to find this type of affordable housing.
Find out if you are eligible for public housing, and learn how to apply. Locate your local public housing agency, which manages public housing properties.
Find rental assistance for specific groups
Learn about special rental assistance programs if you are a veteran or have a disability.