Berkeley Housing Authority
Berkeley Housing Authority

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Unit Listings (Section 8) -   Section 8 Available Unit Listings  [more...]

Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8):Portability - Berkeley Welcomes Incoming Portable Contracts.  The Berkeley Housing Authority is receiving families with Section 8 Vouchers wishing to transfer to the City of Berkeley. [more...]

Housing Quality Standards -   [more...]

Payment Standards, Income Limits, and Utility Allowance  - Tenants are not required to pay more than 40 percent of the income as rent. The maximum rent shown below is set by payment standards only for new contracts. For rent increases, there is no limit as to what the landlord may request subject to what the Berkeley Housing Authority determines is a reasonable rent based on comparison with unassisted rental units in the housing market. The Housing Authority would continue to pay the amount below as a maximum, but tenants may choose either to pay the amount of the increase or relocate to a more affordable unit using their voucher.  [more...]

Berkeley Housing Authority Forms - All forms are in a Acrobat  (PDF) format which is a standard file format.  The Acrobat software is available from Adobe FREE of charge HERE. [more...]

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Berkeley Housing Authority, 1936 University Avenue, Suite 150, Berkeley, CA 94704
Questions or comments? Email: bha@cityofberkeley.info Phone: (510) 981-5470
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903
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