About South Shore Housing Development Corp., Inc.
Last-Modified: 2021-01-12 05:25:26
South Shore Housing is committed to enhancing the quality of life for low and moderate income people by providing decent, safe, and affordable housing; helping families move forward toward economic and social independence; assisting individuals reconnect with their community. The Massachusetts Rental Voucher Program (MRVP) is a rentalassistance program funded through the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The program consists of two components: Mobile vouchers Project-based vouchers A mobile voucher istenant-based and can be used anywhere in Massachusetts. Project basedvouchers are vouchers that are attached to specific units and must beused for that unit. Both regional nonprofits and local housingauthorities administer this program. To be eligiblefor the MRVP, households can earn no more than 200% of the federalpoverty level ($35,300 for a household of 4 persons as of April 2001). Income limits are higher or lower, depending on the size of thehousehold. Other preferences and eligibility guidelines may apply. Each housing agency maintains its own waiting list for the programtherefore, interested parties should apply to those agencies where theywish to live. Please note: Walk in hours for the Rental Assistance Department are: Mondays 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM Thursdays 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm All other days and times are by appointment only. All appointments are scheduled through your Program Representative