CFPB Guidance on Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Homeownership Program


Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

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June 8, 2015

On May 11, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection (CFPB) issued CFPB Bulletin 2015-02 to help mortgage lenders avoid illegal discrimination against applicants whose income includes vouchers from the Section 8 HCV Homeownership Program, which was created to assist low-income, first-time homebuyers in purchasing homes.