Operating Cost Adjustment Factors (OCAF) Have Been Released For 2021!

On November 27, 2020, the FY2021 OCAF rates were published in the Federal Register. The new rates are effective February 11, 2021. Operating Cost Adjustment Factors are used for adjusting or establishing Section 8 rents for projects assisted with Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments under the Multifamily Assisted Housing Reform and Affordability Act of 1997 (MAHRA).

The FY2021 Utility Allowance Factor (UAF) rates were also published. These rates are also effective February 11, 2021 and may be used to adjust baseline utility allowances that were processed according to Housing Notice 2015-04.

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Utility Allowance Factors

November 30, 2020In Highlights, HUD Announcements, News1 Minute