The is more to appraising property than using the comparison market analasis method. Location is important and Santa Monica is a great location. Condition of the house is important. Square footage of both the improvement and land also helps to answer your questlion. Please contact me and I will give you a FREE Market ANALYSIS Telephone: 310-310-2502... more
The information you request is available online from the City of Santa Monica. Please go to http://www.smgov.net/Departments/HED/Housing_and_Redevelopment/Housing/Housing_Division.aspx and scroll down to the section Housing Authority
Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCV)/Section 8 and that should get you on your way.
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No, don't send any money until you see the apartment and you sign a lease agreement. You can also check in public records his name against the owner of property. You may also check if he is current with his loan or if he's gone into foreclosure. I've seen owners in default rent their property, collect rent and don't pay the mortgage and you may be asked to leave. If you'd additional help, please let me know.