Multnomah County, Oregon opens waitlist

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People who make less than half of the median income in Portland can apply for a Section 8 housing voucher online between September 13 and 17.

In Portland, you have to make less than $25,700 annually if you live alone to qualify.

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144 Families wait in line for Jackson County Housing Authority

Around 144 families lined up in front of the United Community Action Network (UCAN) for hours, some even days, to turn in their housing application.

The Jackson County Housing Authority is building Parkview Terrance Apartments off of Fruitdale Avenue in Grants Pass since Josephine County Housing Council doesn’t have a development department.

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Umatilla County Housing Authority receives 10 vouchers for homeless veterans

The Umatilla County Housing Authority was granted 10 vouchers by HUD. These vouchers will cover vets in Umatilla, Morrow, Gilliam and Wheeler counties.

Eligible veterans in the four counties will be recommended for a voucher by a case worker at the Walla Walla VA Medical Center, who will have assessed the . . . → Read More: Umatilla County Housing Authority receives 10 vouchers for homeless veterans

Portland OR fights homelessness with Section 8 voucher

Portland Press Herald is reporting that Portland city officials have secured 40 Section 8 housing vouchers to place people in permanent homes, and received $355,000 in additional state funding to administer programs through more persistent case management and rapid rehousing.

About half of the Section 8 vouchers are in the hands . . . → Read More: Portland OR fights homelessness with Section 8 voucher

Home Forward opens waiting lists on low-income apartments

English: The historic John E.G. Povey House (built 1891), located at 1312 Northeast Tillamook Street in Portland, Oregon, United States, is listed on the US National Register of Historic Places (NRHP). NRHP reference number 98001121 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Home Forward is planning to open waiting lists on five low-income housing projects in . . . → Read More: Home Forward opens waiting lists on low-income apartments

Lane County, OR Waiting List Open til November 14, 2011

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The Housing and Community Services Agency of Lane County has opened its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list until Monday, November 14, 2011.

The online application is for low-income families who’s name will be placed in the lottery to join the rental assistance list.

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