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Illinois Public Housing News & Opinion Articles
Award-Winning Author Explains Why the Affordable Housing Crisis Threatens...
Wed Jun 14, 2017
Sociologist Matthew Desmond wanted to know what happens to poor families that are evicted and the communities they live...
Council Considers Low-Income Housing Developments
Tue Jun 13, 2017
The City of Bloomington could soon have more low-income housing.
Here’s how much you would need to afford rent in your state
Thu Jun 08, 2017
Nowhere in America can a full-time minimum wage worker afford to rent a two-bedroom apartment.
Officials celebrate new affordable housing complex in Sacramento’s River D...
Mon May 18, 2015
The riverfront has long been Anthony Cargile’s home. What’s new is the roof over his head. In March, Cargile became...
Fighting the Stigma of Section 8 Housing in Rockford
Tue Mar 24, 2015
A controversial housing voucher will once again be accepted in the Forest City. Why some community leaders are trying t...
Rockford Housing Authority Accepting Section 8 Vouchers For First Time In...
Mon Mar 23, 2015
News-Rockford Housing Authority will accept section 8 vouchers starting April 6th.
Waukegan Housing Authority accepting applications for Section 8 waiting li...
Fri Mar 20, 2015
The Waukegan Housing Authority will be accepting applications for its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program Waiting...
Differences Between Public and Subsidized Housing
Thu Feb 26, 2015
Different housing programs have different features. While they all help make your rent more affordable, it is important...
Illinois Public Housing Videos
Smoking may be banned in all U.S. public housing
Wed Nov 16, 2016
Smoking could soon be banned in the United States's public housing.
Section 8 Housing Vouchers in 3 minutes
Tue Feb 18, 2014
A simple story that explains housing choice vouchers. What happens to Renee when she can...
Section 8 Walk Thru
Sun Oct 16, 2011
If anyone has an upcoming Section 8 inspection for one of your rental properties, you sho...
How to become a Section 8 Landlord
Wed Aug 31, 2011
Watch our 2 minute video on how to become a sectiion 8 landlord.
How to Apply for Section 8 Housing
Tue Apr 26, 2011
This 2 minute video walks you through the process on how to apply for Section 8 housing.
How Section 8 Housing Works
Fri Feb 04, 2011
The Housing Choice Voucher Program, more commonly known as Section 8 or Section 8 Rental...