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Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

HCV RENTCafé

Applications are being accepted for KHC's Section 8 Waiting List beginning at 9 a.m. ET Monday, June 1, 2020.

The Section 8 online application will be available within the applicant RENTCafé by creating an account; or you may call into KHC Customer Service at 877-552-7368, extension 711 to complete by phone; or you may request an application via email at hcvwaitinglist@kyhousing.org and return via email. No walk-ins or mailed applications will be accepted.

HCV RENTCafé

KHC now uses HCV RENTCafé, which are utilized with the Housing Choice Voucher, Project-Based Voucher, and Moderate Rehabilitation Programs. HCV RENTCafé provides convenient, online access to an array of key services for applicants, residents, and landlords. The portals provide enhanced customer service by providing more online resources 24 hours a day, seven days a week, ability to manage accounts online, and reduce the need to request information in person or over the telephone.

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The      Owner RENTCafé will provide landlords online access to:

  • Basic owner profile information.
  • Ledgers. Information on scheduled and completed inspections. Information on units. Direct payment setup. Electronic attachments.

The      Tenant RENTCafé will provide tenants online access to:

  • Basic resident information.
  • Resident detail, including income, assets, and expenses.
  • Resident ledger.
  • Housing Assistance Payments.
  • Information on scheduled and completed inspections.

The      Applicant RENTCafé will provide applicants online access to:

  • Information for approved applicants.
  • Basic applicant profile information.
  • Review of waiting list information, including basic application information.
  • Review of applicant details, including income.
  • Application summary downloadable to PDF with confirmation number.
  • Automated registration and application confirmation emails.

The HCV Online Application RENTCafé will provide online access to:

  • Creating an online account.
  • Initial online application submission.