Citizens who need assistance due to their low income for rent or even used home ownership costs support no charity for needy federal and State Governments with the payment of housing benefit. Many of the links are not clear or the expense too great. The real estate portal explains who can claim this benefit. Not every citizen is entitled to housing benefit. The grant will be paid only to low-income households, not welfare or ALG II received. No claim has who exceed the income limit. In addition, the calculated amount of housing benefit must be over 10 euros. Also receives no housing benefit, who temporarily is absent from his place of residence or is not tenant or owner of an apartment.

Single conscripts or civilian service are not eligible to apply. Also, who refers to BAfoG or vocational training allowance, is classified as ineligible. Must submit an application to the housing benefit Office beneficiaries. The housing is from the 1st of the month Application granted. This permit is initially valid for one year. Before this expires beneficiaries should submit a new application. For processing a request for rent subsidy, the authority in addition to this request required a certificate of the lessor or the lease. For an application to load allowance application for housing benefits and other forms are to submit in order to consider the request. The height of the Wohngeldes then calculated from the number of belonging to the household family members, the amount of the family income and the amount of rent or the charges for the residential property.