Housing Choice Voucher Program to Open Waiting List

Housing Choice Voucher Program to Open Waiting List

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Leesburg, VA – September 3, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — The Loudoun County Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program, also known as Section 8 Rental Assistance, is opening its waiting list to new applicants.  The HCV program is a U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development-funded, rental assistance program for low-income households administered by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services (DFS). Because of budget limitations, the waiting list has been closed to new applicants since July 2007. 

The waiting list will be open for new applicants from 8:30 a.m., Monday, September 20, 2010, to 5:00 p.m., Thursday, September 30, 2010. Beginning September 20, applications may be submitted online at www.loudoun.gov/housingchoice; by fax at 703-777-0109; by mail to DFS, 102 Heritage Way N.E., Suite 103, Leesburg VA 20176; or in person at the Heritage Way address. To request an application by mail, call Meg Asaro at 703-777-0623 and be sure to leave a clear message with name, address and phone number. Applications will not be available until 8:30 a.m., September 20, 2010. and must be returned by 5:00 p.m., September 30, 2010.  Mailed-in applications must be received within two weeks of the date mailed. 

Applicants will be considered for rental assistance based on meeting basic program requirements and will be placed on the waiting list by time and date the application is received.  Being accepted onto the wait list is does not guarantee receipt of a future voucher.

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Contact: Contact: Ron Eamich, DFS, 703-777-0186; Stu Shatz, DFS, 703-737-8969

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9 COMMENTS

  1. I currently reside in Braintree, MA. I am trying to find out how to get forms and applications to move to VA. Is there anyone who can help me with this? I am on housing at the present time. I receive SSI of $704.40 monthly. Do I need to drive to VA or can I do thru the mail. Any help would greatly be appreciated.

    Thank you
    Sherri A Snow

  2. At this time im living with my daughter,I have no place to live at Im looking for a job in Tallahassee,Florida and can not find no work Im in urgent need lookjng for a low income appartment,please help me to get on the waitting list for me and my 7 year old grandson

  3. At this time I am living with my wife and our five children,
    I used to do tow jobs but now I lost one job.Now I receive
    around $1100 monthly, currently I pay for my rent $1438
    monthly, I already in the waiting list.Can I found a home for
    my family.

    Thank you
    Hassan Aljack

  4. IAM SEEKING LOW AFFORDABLE PLACE IAM A SINGLE MOTHER WITH A SON NOT FROM AREA BUT VERY WILLING TO START A NEW LIFE IN A NEW ENVIRONMENT RIGHT AWAY THANKS. MY #856 342-6594

  5. Was working full time but lost my contract that worked for 13 yrs.I’m about a night away from the streets want to know where I’m at on waiting list.

  6. Hi my name is evelyn ..i am currently reside in virginia beach..i am living with my cousin and his family.. in a 3bedroom house i have been trying to find out when the section8 rental assistant application is going to start receiving application again..can you please let me know.

    Ty

  7. yes sent me application in the mail my address is 815 north 35th street richmond va 23223 i have something for next year or before then

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