Renting to Section 8 tenants?

We have apartments for rent and are always approached by Section 8 renters. Once you interview tenants, check credit, etc. who is responsible for paying the first month rent and security deposit, the tenant or Section 8 agency? How long does it take for the inspector to come in an approve/dissaprove the unit? ... show more We have apartments for rent and are always approached by Section 8 renters. Once you interview tenants, check credit, etc. who is responsible for paying the first month rent and security deposit, the tenant or Section 8 agency? How long does it take for the inspector to come in an approve/dissaprove the unit? Who is responsible for the rent in the meantime? Does the inspector inspects the entire house or only the unit?
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