Denver Housing Authority Announces Opening of Housing Choice Voucher Lottery

By: milehighcre — August 3, 2022 Denver Housing Authority (DHA) is opening its Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Section 8 Lottery on Sept. 15 and 16, 2022. Housing Choice Voucher, formerly known as Section 8, is a housing subsidy program that is funded by the federal government to assist very low to low-income families seeking affordable housing. The subsidy pays a […]

What’s a Section 8 housing subsidy, and what’s the need for them like in Denver?

DHA Headquarters in Lincoln Park neighborhood

DHA and local agencies across the country administer the federal government’s biggest low-income housing assistance program Donna BrysonSep. 22, 2020, 5:00 a.m. Here’s are some numbers that illustrate Denver’s housing crisis: Nearly 23,000 people entered a lottery for federal rent subsidies conducted last week by the Denver Housing Authority. Last year, after a similar number […]