To prevent the potential spread of COVID-19 and for the safety of our staff and clients, the Housing Authority and its affiliated companies are taking extra precautions to keep our facilities sanitized. We are encouraging our staff, partners and clients to follow the CDC's recommendations to clean hands, sanitize objects, and stay at home when sick or having been exposed to someone with the virus.
2020 HADC Payment Standards and 2020 HADC Rent Estimator
* Update - HCV Tenant-Based Waiting List Opening CLOSED on December 13, 2018.
Tenant-Based HCV Waiting List Will Open for Applications December 11-13, 2018
HADC is excited to open its Tenant-Based Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program Waiting List (commonly known as Section 8). The HCV program provides rental assistance to eligible low-income families, seniors and persons with disabilities. Interested persons must apply by completing an online application during the wait list opening at www.dekalbhousing.org.
Availability Options Status for Elderly PBV Wait List
As of March 31, 2018, HADC Elderly PBV Community Options have been CLOSED with the exception of Columbia Decatur East. Pre-applications for the Elderly PBV Wait List (age 62+) must be submitted online.
HADC implements SAFMRs
HADC implemented Small Area Fair Market Rents (SAFMRs) on April 1, 2018. SAFMRs are fair market rents (FMRs) established at the ZIP code-area level and replaced the 50th percentile FMRs previously required by HUD.
Reporting Income Changes
Effective November 1, 2017, all Housing Choice Voucher Program participants are required to report increases in household income within 10 days. HADC staff will calculate a rent adjustment to include the new income. Participants can also report decreases in their income, and will receive a rent adjustment.