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Mobile, Alabama - How to become a Section 8 landlord

A Section 8 landlord is just a landlord that has had the necessary inspections by the Mobile Alabama housing authority and has been approved to rent to a Section 8 tenant. Find a Section 8 application online when housing authorities are accepting applications. Most housing authorities have waiting lists that are closed due to the high demand for rental assistance programs. Find ones that are open from now on with the Section 8 and Subsidized Housing Online Packet.

Section 8 housing applications in Alabama

In order to apply for section 8 in Alabama or anywhere else, one must first locate a Housing Authority that is accepting applications. With the Section 8 and Subsidized Housing Online Packet, one can locate various low income applications and also apply for the Section 8 Consolidation Program Grant Program. The Consolidation program awards small assistance checks that are typically large enough to pay a bill or be used for groceries. This program is designed for speed as most applicants receive their status in about one week after applying. This program is unique to and has no government affiliation. The Consolidation Program's intention is to award a little to a lot rather than a lot to a few. This program does not award housing vouchers, only grants. One can find links to a section 8 application online by utilizing their Online Packet however when applications are being accepted by Housing Authorities.

Section 8 housing voucher holders can user their Online Packet to retrieve listings of low income housing in their area, and apply for the Section 8 Consolidation program online.

A Section 8 landlord can discover the benefits of participating in subsidized or affordable housing programs, and they can also list their properties for free on this site.

Public Housing - Live in an apartment complex owned by a housing authority and pay only 30% of your monthly adjusted income for rent.

Section 8 Housing - Find your own apartment and pay only 30% of your monthly adjusted income for rent. Section 8 pays the rest.

Note: is in no way affiliated with the government or any housing authority.

We provide an updated list of links to official housing authority websites that have applications online for Public Housing or Section 8. These applications are FREE at your local housing authority if they are accepting applications.

The one time fee of $15.00 for our Online Packet in no way accelerates your application process with any housing authority.

Most Housing Authorities give special preferences to those already living in their city and state. However, you can still complete these applications but you will be required to move to that city or state when your name comes up on the waiting list. You may also be required to come in for an interview.

Your Online Packet is updated each week and you never pay for it again. If you do not see the exact city you wish to apply for, check back in several weeks. We will post those links to that particular housing authority when we find out when they are accepting applications for Section 8 or Public housing.

Keep in mind that you can apply at several housing authorities and be on several different waiting list at once.

Section 8 waiting list

HUD homes are sold "as is," in an "offer period." After this period has expired, and the house has not been sold, HUD will then sell to the highest reasonable bidder. Bids can be submitted by you or your real estate agent.

How can I get a loan to buy a HUD home?

You must find your own lender. HUD does not make loans directly.

Are HUD homes meant for people with low incomes?

HUD homes range in price and are usually sold at market value or close to it. However, a lot of HUD homes tend to be in the inner city areas and are very affordable. has found that these properties are usually overlooked by potential home buyers and investors.

HUD homes are based on Federal foreclosures

HUD homes are houses that were purchased on a Federal Housing and Development loan. They are called HUD homes because they fall under the Federal Housing and Urban Development department. Remember that foreclosures are not just found by completing an application or joining a program like section 8.

How can I find a Section 8 landlord?

Become a Section 8 landlord and complete a Section 8 landlord application online. The Housing List Blog allows landlords and tenants to post their profiles, make comments and meet online. Potential tenants and landlords can find each other.

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What is a Section 8 landlord?
A Section 8 landlord can rent to a tenant that has obtained a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher. In order to do this, one must be approved by their local PHA.

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