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For Section 8,Public Housing,and other affordable housing subsidy programs,your monthly rent payment is generally30% of the household’s monthly gross income,but there are other factors that can determine your rent.

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  • How much would my rent be?

  • How much would my rent be? How much would my rent be? For Section 8, Public Housing, and other affordable housing subsidy programs, your monthly rent payment is generally 30% of the household’s monthly gross income, but there are other factors that can determine your rent.

  • How much can you afford to spend on housing?

  • The most common rule of thumb to determine how much you can afford to spend on housing is that it should be no more than 30% of your gross monthly income, which is your total income before taxes or other deductions are taken out. For renters, that 30% includes rent and utility costs like heat, water and electricity.

  • How much would my rent be on Section 8?

  • How much would my rent be? For Section 8, Public Housing, and other affordable housing subsidy programs, your monthly rent payment is generally 30% of the household’s monthly gross income, but there are other factors that can determine your rent.

  • How much housing benefit will I get for rent?

  • You may get help with all or part of your rent. There no set amount of Housing Benefit and what you get will depend on whether you rent privately or from a council.