In this federally funded program,
rental assistance is provided to low-income families
in privately owned apartments throughout the community.
The family pays 30% of its income for rent. Marin
Housing pays the remainder of the rent up to the maximum
allowed by federal guidelines. The Section 8 Housing Choice Program is Marin
County's largest supplier of low-income affordable
housing. For information about eligibility and the status of the waiting list click here.
Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Homeownership Program
This enables first time homebuyers with a Section 8 Voucher to apply their Housing Assistance Payments (HAP) subsidy toward a mortgage payment. (Click for more information)
HCV Family Self-Sufficiency Program (Click for more information)