Santa Monica Housing Division is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Santa Monica Housing Division manages several funded programs and has a total of 648 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Santa Monica Housing Division administered a total of 3,410 Section 8 Vouchers. Santa Monica Housing Division currently has Section 8 as its program type. Santa Monica Housing Division is located at 1901 Main St., Santa Monica, CA, 90405 and serves the city of Santa Monica. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Santa Monica Housing Division at, (310) 458-8740 for more information about coverage area and program availability.
The Housing Division is dedicated to preserving existing affordable housing in Santa Monica and creating new housing opportunities for residents with low and moderate incomes. Pressures on the existing housing stock in Santa Monica from market forces and changes to state and federal laws will impact affordable housing opportunities for low and moderate income persons and families. The Housing Division & the Redevelopment Agency work with private affordable housing developers and multifamily property owners to ensure that economic diversity, a hallmark of Santa Monica, continues to flourish and that longtime residents can remain in their households.
|Size of Santa Monica Housing Division compared nationally||Large|
|Total Numbers of Communities||6|
|Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher||3,410|
|Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units||648|
|Waiting list for the Santa Monica Housing Division 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: