HUD Releases Updated Section 8 Renewal Policy Guide
HUD recently released an updated Section 8 Renewal Policy Guide that is effective July 28, 2017. The Section 8 Renewal Guide assists those handling the renewal of expiring Section 8 HAP contracts. The guide replaces the last version, which was published in August of 2015.
There are 27 revisions in the updated guide, as well as a reorganized and updated chapter on rent comparability studies. The more significant changes are listed below: