How much of the rent is paid by the tenant?

July 26, 2022

That depends on a number of factors including the income of the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) family, the deductions the family receives, the number of people in the household/ voucher size, the applicable payment standard and the utility allowance for the chosen unit. Generally speaking the tenant will pay between 30% and 40% of their monthly-adjusted income for their rent.