HUD offers several rent adjustment types to choose from.  You should consult your Section 8 Contract to determine what rent adjustment type your project is eligible for. If your Section 8 Contract is expiring you should also consult the Renewal section to determine what option you are renewing under.


If you are unsure of the rent adjustment option you can contact the Renewal & Adjustments team at PMAM.


The following rent adjustment options are available:


Adjustment Options


•  Operating Cost Adjustment Factor (OCAF)

•  Budget Based Rent Adjustment

•  Mark Up to Market (MU2M)

•  Annual Adjustment Factor (AAF)

•  Special AAF Rent Adjustments

•  Utility Allowance Adjustments


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Joyce Chou


7501 Wisconsin Ave

Suite 705E

Bethesda, MD 20814


4350 East-West Highway

Suite 310

Bethesda, MD 20814

Phone: 301-652-8778

Fax: 301-652-6498