As of early 2019, the HCV / Section 8 Waiting List is closed. MBHA will publish a public notice in the local newspaper and on their website http://mbhaonline.org/ when the waiting list lottery is opened. When the list is open, the waiting list lottery will be online.
Housing Authority of Myrtle Beach (MBHA) 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 Authority of Myrtle Beach (MBHA) manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Housing Authority of Myrtle Beach (MBHA) administered a total of 819 Section 8 Vouchers. Housing Authority of Myrtle Beach (MBHA) currently has Section 8 as its program type. Housing Authority of Myrtle Beach (MBHA) is located at 605 10th Ave. North, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29578 and serves the city of Myrtle Beach. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Housing Authority of Myrtle Beach (MBHA) at, (843) 918-1525 for more information about coverage area and program availability.
|Size of Housing Authority of Myrtle Beach (MBHA) compared nationally||Large|
|Total Numbers of Communities||N/A|
|Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher||819|
|Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units||N/A|
|Waiting list for the Housing Authority of Myrtle Beach (MBHA) is currently||Closed|
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 Horry County, SC:
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 Horry County, SC:
|Agency Name||City||State||Section 8 Voucher||Housing Units||Status||Distance|
|Atlantic Beach||North Myrtle Beach||SC||N/A||N/A||Open||12.08 Miles||Contact|
|Housing Authority of Conway (HAC)||Conway||SC||534||N/A||Open||14.48 Miles||Contact|
|Georgetown Housing Authority||Georgetown||SC||48||N/A||Open||32.03 Miles||Contact|
|Marion Housing Authority||Marion||SC||80||N/A||Open||44.49 Miles||Contact|
|Whiteville Housing Authority||Whiteville||NC||N/A||N/A||Open||44.99 Miles||Contact|