Norwalk 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. Norwalk Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Norwalk Housing Authority administered a total of 705 Section 8 Vouchers. Norwalk Housing Authority currently has Section 8 as its program type. Norwalk Housing Authority is located at 12700 Norwalk Blvd., Rm. 11, Norwalk, CA, 90650 and serves the city of Norwalk. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Norwalk Housing Authority at, (562) 929-5588 for more information about coverage area and program availability.
The Housing Authority assists low-income families find safe and decent homes through financial assistance and helps individuals build vital skills for career success. The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program is a rental assistance program funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. It is a subsidy program that helps eligible participants by paying a portion of the participant's monthly rent. Landlords also benefit from Section 8 because they are guaranteed a ready pool of tenants, free vacancy advertising, and the choice to accept or decline tenants. The Family Self-Sufficiency Program is ideal for individuals seeking personal and professional independence and self-reliance. As a FSS participant, individuals can find a fulfilling career by using the programÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s resources for education, job training, transportation, childcare, and language skills.
The Housing Authority provides subsidies for low-income families to help them meet their monthly rent payments through the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program. Applicants must meet income and citizenship criteria. Eligible rental housing must be in the City of Norwalk and meet health and safety standards.
|Size of Norwalk Housing Authority compared nationally||Large|
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|Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher||705|
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|Waiting list for the Norwalk Housing Authority is currently||Open|
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: