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HCVP Owner and Tenant Newsletter



About the Housing Choice Voucher Program

The Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program is a federally-funded program that provides rental assistance to eligible low-income families to find affordable housing in the private rental market. NYCHA’s HCV program is the largest in the country. Approximately 29,000 owners participate in the program. For more information on NYCHA’s Section 8 program:


Information for Applicants
Information for Tenants
Information for Owners
Administrative Plan

Contacting the Leased Housing Department

Walk-in Centers are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and are located at:

  • 478 East Fordham Road (1 Fordham Plaza), 2nd Floor, Bronx, NY
  • 787 Atlantic Avenue, 2nd Floor, Brooklyn, NY
  • 90-27 Sutphin Boulevard, 4th Floor, Jamaica, NY
For questions please call the Customer Contact Center at 718-707-7771.



Portability

As a voucher holder, you have the option of leasing a unit anywhere in the United States, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands as long as there is a public housing agency operating an HCV Program. This option is known as Portability.

You must provide the name and full address of the housing authority you intend to port to, and the full name of the contact person for the housing authority. If you do not have this information, we will help you get it. Call the Customer Contact Center for assistance.

NYCHA is currently billing any incoming port until further notice. If you are a Public Housing Agency and would more information regarding NYCHA’s portability process, please contact S8portability@nycha.nyc.gov

Public Housing Agencies should send all portability documents and correspondence to the following address:

New York City Housing Authority
P.O. Box 1631
New York, NY 10008