Lakewood Housing Authority is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Lakewood Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Lakewood Housing Authority administered a total of 50 Section 8 Vouchers. Lakewood Housing Authority currently has as its program type. Lakewood Housing Authority is located at 5050 Clark Ave., Lakewood, CA, 90712 and serves the city of Lakewood. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Lakewood Housing Authority at, (626) 262-4510 for more information about coverage area and program availability.
Section 8 programs in Lakewood are administered by the Housing Authority of Los Angeles County. The program assists eligible families afford safe, decent, high-quality rental housing.
Assisted-housing programs such as Section 8 helps make rental housing in the private market affordable for low-income families. The Housing Authority of the County of Los Angeles provides rental assistance to more than 20,000 low-income families in Los Angeles County. Nationwide, the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program helps more than 1.7 million low-income families afford decent housing in the private rental market.
Participants rent housing from private landlords and pay a portion of their income towards rent. The Housing Authority subsidizes the difference in monthly payments directly to the owner. Owners, participants and the Housing Authority share in making this three-way-partnership a success.
For additional information on Section 8 housing, visit the Section 8 office at the Section 8 Housing Authority County of Los Angeles (HACoLA):
700 West Main Street
Alhambra, CA 91801
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Fair Market Rents are HUD's determination of the average rents in a particular area for each bedroom size. The FMRs are set each year based on the rental rates of unsubsidized units so that participants in HUD programs have equal access for affordable housing. Here are the Fair Market Rents for Los Angeles County, CA: