Visit their website at http://www.hocmc.orgy where you will be able to find a listing of all the programs available there, with explanations on how to apply. An application can for found online at http://www.hochousingpath.com to get started on their waiting list.
Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County manages several funded programs and has a total of 932 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County administered a total of 7,088 Section 8 Vouchers. Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County is located at 10400 Detrick Avenue, Kensington, MD, 20895 and serves the city of Kensington. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County at, (240) 627-9400 for more information about coverage area and program availability.
|Size of Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County compared nationally||Large|
|Total Numbers of Communities||19|
|Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher||7,088|
|Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units||932|
|Waiting list for the Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County is currently||Open|
HUD sets Income Limits for each area based on the median family income in that area. Each Public Housing Agency (PHA) will use the Income Limit set for the jurisdiction that the PHA covers. Therefore, a family may be eligible for one PHA but not another. The number of people in a household determines the Income Limit that is set for determining the family's eligibility for the program that they are applying for. Below are the Income Limits for Montgomery County, MD:
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 Montgomery County, MD:
|Agency Name||City||State||Section 8 Voucher||Housing Units||Status||Distance|
|Rockville Housing Enterprises||Rockville||MD||409||341||Open||5.74 Miles||Contact|
|College Park Housing Authority||College Park||MD||162||N/A||Open||8.39 Miles||Contact|
|D.C. Housing Authority||Washington||DC||14,564||9,170||Open||9.21 Miles||Contact|
|Arlington County Department of Human Services (ACDHS)||Arlington||VA||1,546||N/A||Closed||9.62 Miles||Contact|
|Community Connections||Washington||DC||150||N/A||Open||10.84 Miles||Contact|
|Glenarden Housing Authority||Glenarden||MD||N/A||N/A||Open||13.27 Miles||Contact|