SCCHA inspects your rental home to ensure it meets the agency’s Housing Quality Standards (HQS). HQS are the minimum standards a unit must meet in order to be assisted under the program. There are four types of inspections conducted by SCCHA:
For a copy of the HQS checklist please click here
Once a Request for Tenancy Approval (RFTA) packet is received and reviewed, a New Contract Inspection will be scheduled.
Units under a Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) contract will be inspected at least biennially (every two years).
Special inspections and QC inspections will be scheduled as determined by SCCHA.