Phoenix Housing Announces Incentive Program for Section 8 Landlords
August 26, 2020
Beginning September 1, Landlords will receive a $500 signing bonus for any executed Section 8 Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) contract. For more information email email@example.com or call 602-534-1974.
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Section 8 Office Temporarily Using Appointment-Only System Effective April 1
April 1, 2020
In order to keep families and staff safe, we have implemented an appointment-only system effective Wednesday, April 1. Please keep in mind that the Section 8 waiting list is closed. If you are currently a part of the program, the best way to make an appointment is to directly contact your Housing Specialist by calling or emailing the staff listed on the attached Quadel Phoenix Contact Information
Current participants and owners can also email our dedicated appointment mail at S8appointment@phoenix.gov
or call our dedicated appointment phone line at 602-262-6040.
In addition, new email ID’s have been created for participants and landlords to electronically send in information. A secure drop box is installed for participants to drop off information or they can send it electronically. The city will be paying all landlords timely through direct deposits (ACH payments) and is encouraging all landlords to sign up for electronic payments versus receiving a check.
HUD Addresses Tenant Concerns Regarding Rent and the Temporary Suspension of Evictions for Nonpayment of Rent
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) developed a flyer to provide Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, and Section 8 Moderate Rehabilitation (Mod Rehab) participants with important information and resources about paying rent during the national emergency concerning the coronavirus pandemic.