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Accountant's Assistant: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

I am in Florida

Accountant's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

I have been on social security from 1995 car accident

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I just want to become my own payee

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The Section 8 Program is a federal rent subsidy which assists participants with monthly rental payments that helps lower-income, disabled and elderly residents get affordable housing in the state.

Please be aware that demand for Section 8 assistance in Florida is high. In most cities, there are wait lists to receive aid.

Section 8 eligibility is largely based on household income. Income limit is divided into three categories:

  1. Low Income (80% of median income)
  2. Very Low Income (50% of the median income)
  3. Extremely Low Income (60% of the very low income level/30% of the median income)

See here

https://www.huduser.gov/portal/datasets/il/il2017/2017summary.odn?states=12.0&data=2017&inputname=METRO36740M36740*1209599999%2BOrange+County&stname=Florida&statefp=12&year=2017&selection_type=county

Let me know if you need any additional help with determination.

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