Attachment A: Component Comparison

ELEMENT TRA SRA PRA SRO
ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS States; uglgs;Indian tribes; PHAs States; uglgs; Indian tribes; PHAs States; uglgs; Indian tribes; PHAs States; uglgs; Indian tribes; PHAs
ELIGIBLE ACTIVITY rental assistance rental assistance rental assistance rental assistance
ENTITY ADMINISTERING RENTAL ASSISTANCE recipient or other entity recipient, nonprofit sponsor(s), or other entity recipient or other entity PHA
TYPE OF HOUSING variety of types ranging from group homes to independent living units variety of types ranging from group homes to independent living units variety of types ranging from group homes to independent living units SRO dwelling units
LIVING REQUIREMENTS participants choose; recipient may require participant to live in a particular structure in first year and within a particular area in all years must live in structure owned or leased by sponsor must live in unit in particular property that is assisted must live in SRO structure
ELIGIBLE PARTICIPANTS homeless adults with disabilities and their families, if any homeless adults with disabilities and their families, if any homeless adults with disabilities and their families, if any homeless adults with disabilities
HOUSING QUALITY STANDARDS 24 CFR 882.109 24 CFR 882.109 24 CFR 882.109 24 CFR 882.803(b)
INSPECTION OF UNITS prior to occupancy and annually prior to occupancy and annually prior to occupancy and annually prior to occupancy and annually
REHABILITATION not required not required $3,000 per unit for 10 years of assistance minimum $3,000 per unit required
TERM OF ASSISTANCE 5 years 5 years 5 years without rehabilitation; 10 years with rehabilitation 10 years
PARTICIPANT RENT highest of: 1) 30% of adjusted monthly income; 2) 10% of monthly gross income; 3) welfare rent highest of: 1) 30% of adjusted monthly income; 2) 10% of monthly gross income; 3) welfare rent highest of: 1) 30% of adjusted monthly income; 2) 10% of monthly gross income; 3) welfare rent highest of: 1) 30% of adjusted monthly income; 2) 10% of monthly gross income; 3) welfare rent
ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS up to 8% of grant up to 8% of grant up to 8% of grant up to 8% of grant
UNIT (CONTRACT) RENT reasonable rent reasonable rent reasonable rent rent calculated by PHA; base rent + debt service for actual rehab costs