After I locate a unit, when can I move into the unit?

You can move in after the following steps are complete

  1. The landlord must agree to participate in the Housing Choice Voucher Program.
  2. You and the landlord must complete a Request For Tenancy Approval (RFTA).
  3. The Housing Authority must determine the proposed rent to be reasonable and the landlord must accept the rent approved by the Housing Authority
  4. The unit is inspected and passes Housing Quality Standards (HQS).
  5. You and the landlord sign a lease.
  6. The landlord and the Housing Authority sign a Housing Assistance Payment Contract.
  7. You pay the security deposit and move in.

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1. How do I apply for Housing Choice Voucher Program?
2. How long does it take to get a voucher after you apply?
3. How can I check my position on the waiting list?
4. What happens when I get to the top of the waiting list?
5. When I get a voucher, how long do I have to use it?
6. How much will I have to pay in rent?
7. How can I find rental units?
8. After I locate a unit, when can I move into the unit?