​PORTABILITY FOR SECTION 8 VOUCHER HOLDERS

CURRENT GHA SECTION 8 CLIENTS WISHING TO PORT TO ANOTHER COUNTY OR STATE: 
1- The Family must complete a Notice to Vacate and get current landlord signature. 
2- The family must complete the Portability Request form below and give to CURRENT CASEWORKER with Notice to Vacate signed by Head of Household and current landlord.
3- The Current Caseworker will contact the Family to schedule an appointment to update the Family's file.
​4- Once the file has been updated it will be given to the Portability Specialist and she will contact the Family within 48 hours after receipt of the file to schedule a portability appointment. 
Portability Specialist: S. Harvey
Phone Number: (336) 229-7041
Fax: (336) 227-0561

** Graham Housing Authority is currently absorbing all Port Ins except VASH, which must always be billed **
PORTING TO GRAHAM HOUSING AUTHORITY: If you are porting in from another housing authority contact your current housing authority to have your paperwork with portable voucher mailed to the following address: PO BOX 88 GRAHAM, NC 27253
WE ACCEPT PORT PAPERWORK BY FAX or MAIL

 ** Once Port paperwork is received at Graham Housing Authority, the portability specialist will contact the family within 48 hours to schedule an appointment to issue a voucher to search in our jurisdiction of Alamance County. The Family will not be seen before port papers are received from the current housing authority - NO EXCEPTIONS

Fair Market Rents (FMR) & Rent Payment Standards (RPS) 
                    0 Bedroom    1 Bedroom    2 Bedroom    3 Bedroom    4 Bedroom    5 Bedroom    6 Bedroom
2017 FMR    $652                $668            $838                $1143           $1238           $1424            $1637

2017 RPS    $587                $601            $763                $1029            $1114           $1281            $1474