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How Do I Become a Section 8 Landlord?


New Landlord Briefing Sessions 2017
GHA S8 Landlord Packet 
ACH Authorization Form
W-9 Form
Rental Increase Form

Request for Tenancy Approval

GHA Request for Tenancy Approval Procedure
HUD-52517 - Request for Tenancy Approval
RFTA Instruction Packet

HQS Inspections

Sections 8 Inspection Checklist

Consent to Inspection and Indemnification Agreement

HUD HQS Guidebook
Code of Federal Regulations for HQS
HUD-52580 - Inspection Checklist Form
GHA HQS Acceptability Criteria Variations
GHA - Passing the Section 8 HQS Inspection - Commonly Failed Items

Housing Assistance Payment Contract

HUD- 52641- Housing Assistance Payment Contract

Utility Verification

Tenant Utility Verification Form
Section 8 Tenant Utility Certification

New Landlord Briefing Sessions

Interested in becoming a Section 8 Landlord? Attend one of our free briefing sessions to learn the ins and outs of the program. These 3 hour classes will cover policies, procedures, and inspection criteria. All prospective landlords are welcome to attend. Please RSVP to Ralonda Watkins at or 704-349-5126. On a rare occasion, a briefing date may be rescheduled or cancelled due to reasons beyond our control, your understanding is appreciated. Because we realize your time is valuable, feel free to confirm a date by email. For planning purposes, please RSVP at least 5 days in advance and let us know how many in your party will attend..


  • January 12, 2017, Thursday, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • February 16, 2017, Thursday, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • March 16, 2017, Thursday, 1:00pm -4:00pm
  • April 20, 2017, Thursday, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • May 18, 2017, Thursday, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • June 15, 2017, Thursday, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • July 20, 2017, Thursday, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • August 17, 2017, Thursday, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • September 14, 2017, Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00pm
  • October 19, 2017, Thursday, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • November 16, 2017, Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00pm
  • December 14, 2017, Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00pm

Bedbud Prevention Control

Integrated Pest Management