Guidelines & Payment Standards

Landlords & Property Owners

The Section 8 Office is always looking for available units in New Rochelle. If you have available rental property, please contact our office at 914-654-2176. The Program accepts any unit that passes the Housing Quality Standards inspection.

Information for Landlords and Tenants on the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

Rent Guidelines


The rental guidelines are called Payment Standards and are set annually by HUD based on fair market rents, which they feel are affordable for most tenants in the area. These are the maximum allowable rents. We review all units for rent reasonableness.
Number of Bedrooms
Payment Standard - Effective October 1, 2020
Studio $1,525
One Bedroom
$1,781
Two Bedrooms
$2,137
Three Bedrooms
$2,732
Four Bedrooms
$3,109