whats the difference between section 8 and public assistance housing?
- Anonymous8 months agoFavourite answer
Section 8 is a federal program that is just ONE KIND of subsidized housing. State and local governments often have their own affordable housing programs that are separate from Section 8.
- JudyLv 78 months ago
Section 8 is a subsidy from public funds to pay rent in privately owned housing
- SimplytheFACTSLv 78 months ago
section 8 is a nationwide program administered by states/cities....public assistance programs vary based on state programs.
- Landlord365Lv 58 months ago
Section 8 is a TYPE of public assistance. There are many different programs out there.