A hot topic in the world of Real Estate Investing right now, is whether or not Landlords should accept Section 8.
Or rather, if they have to accept Section 8.
Many municipalities across the country are opting to make “source of income” a protected class.
What does this mean for property Owners?
Basically, it makes your decision for you.
This increasingly popular trend ensures no Tenant is turned away due to being on a housing assistance program. In essence, you’re required to accept Section 8 vouchers.
So far, the state of Indiana has yet to implement this new protected class, but I’m sure it’s only a matter of time.
For now though, if you own rental properties in Indianapolis, you still have a choice.
So, let’s dive a little deeper into the world of Section 8 to:
- Help you determine whether or not you want to accept it for your properties.
- Educate you so that you’re prepared in the event you have to start accepting it.