The Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCV) assists very low-income families in renting
decent, safe and sanitary rental units available on the open market. The families
pay a portion of their income toward rent and the Housing Authority, with funds
from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, pays the remainder. The
rental unit must pass regular inspections and the rental amount must be approved,
but the family chooses where to live. For more information,
If you need help completing the application process, please contact 916-440-1390.
The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency owns and manages more than 3,000
public housing units within the City and County of Sacramento. These housing units
consist of a variety of apartments, duplexes and single family homes. Low-income
families pay a portion of their income toward rent each month, based on their income.
A criminal background and landlord reference check is required prior to admission
into the program. For more information,