Peru Housing Authority in Peru, Illinois

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Peru Housing Authority Details

Address and Phone Number for Peru Housing Authority, a Housing Authority, at Calhoun Street, Peru IL.

Peru Housing Authority
705 Calhoun Street
Peru, Illinois, 61354

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About the Peru Housing Authority

The Peru Housing Authority, located in Peru, IL, is a government agency that operates and manages public housing in LaSalle County. The Housing Authority oversees low-income housing, including the application process, eligibility guidelines, and related resources. For example, Peru residents can receive subsidies for low-income housing, access public housing programs, and learn about other resources for eligible LaSalle County residents from the Housing Authority.

You may contact the Housing Authority for questions about:
  • How to qualify for Peru low income housing
  • Applying for housing subsidies in Peru
  • Public housing programs in Peru
  • The locations of low-income housing units
  • Peru Section 8 landlord information
Low-Income Housing in Peru

The Peru Housing Authority manages low-income housing in Peru, including building projects designed to increase the number of low-income housing units. The Housing Authority provides information on low income housing locations, different types of low-income units, the number of units available, and the application process.

Peru Low-Income Housing Eligibility

The Housing Authority can provide information on eligibility requirements for Peru low income housing. The Peru Housing Authority also manages the application process, including any lotteries or waitlists. You can contact the Housing Authority to learn about eligibility guidelines, submitting applications for low income housing, or joining the waitlist.

LaSalle County Section 8 Housing

The Section 8 program in LaSalle County provide vouchers for privately owned housing units. Offered at the federal level, through HUD's Housing Choice Voucher Program, Section 8 caps participants' rent at 30-40% of their income while property owners receive market rate rent. The Peru Housing Authority pays the remainder of the rent. Landlords can visit the Housing Authority to join the program.

Public Housing Programs

In Peru, the Housing Authority manages several different types of housing units, including apartments and single-family homes. Public housing programs in LaSalle County provide more than subsidies, they also offer a range of other services. For example, the Housing Authority can connect Peru residents with programs for rent assistance, utility bill assistance, and crisis support.

State and Federal Subsidized Housing

LaSalle County Housing Authorities work together with the Illinois Department of Housing and HUD to provide subsidized housing in Peru. Local Housing Authorities receive funding from HUD to subsidize housing and oversee public housing developments in Peru. Peru public housing programs follow HUD public housing standards and procedures when managing public housing.

Contact the Peru Housing Authority

You may contact the Peru Housing Authority by calling 815-223-0545, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Peru Housing Authority, 705 Calhoun Street, Peru, Illinois, 61354.