Public Housing

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  • Getting into Public Housing

    This article tells you how you can try to get into public housing. It also gives your rights if you are denied public housing. It tells you about your rent if you get public housing. Read More

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    Legal Services Alabama
  • HUD's Public Housing Program

    Who is eligible for Public Housing? How do I apply? When will I be notified? Will I have to sign a lease? How do they decide what rent I pay? This document answers these questions and more. Also in Spanish/EspaƱol Content Detail

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    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • Losing Public Housing

    This article tells you what could cause you to lose your right to stay in public housing. It also tells you what you can do if the Housing Authority tries to evict you. Read More

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    Legal Services Alabama
  • Rental Assistance

    Looking for an apartment or house to rent? This page has information on your rights and responsibilities, budgeting, where to get housing assistance and counseling, and more. Read More

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    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • What is Public Housing?

    Website includes: Public Housing Fact Sheet, a list of Public Housing Programs, a Renter's Kit, and other information. Read More

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    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)