To qualify for the low income housing program a household s income must not exceed 80 percent of area median income ami ami is the midpoint income for the seattle area. The 2019 rent and income limits published on our website remain in effect for all oh administered housing programs at this time.
Applicants earning 30 or less of area median income ami or who are homeless.
Low income housing seattle. Department of housing and urban development and means that half of the people earn more than the median and half of the people earn less. It is determined by the u s. Receive priority on the waitlist but households earning 80 or less of ami are eligible to apply.
On average section 8 housing choice vouchers pay seattle landlords 700 per month towards rent. As of may 2018 approximately 4 000 units in over 190 apartment buildings in seattle are rent restricted through the multifamily tax exemption program and or incentive zoning. The low income housing institute develops owns and operates housing for the benefit of low income homeless and formerly homeless people in washington state.
Income level low income public housing. Income level housing choice voucher program. And administers a range of supportive service programs to assist those we serve in maintaining stable housing and increasing their self sufficiency.
Low rent apartments in seattle washington. Income level seattle senior housing. The average voucher holder contributes 400 towards rent in seattle.
Renting a subsidized or section 8 apartment is the best way to find affordable housing in seattle. Renting with a voucher. There are 21 933 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in seattle.
It is determined by the u s. Income and rent limits for use with seattle office of housing programs. Advocates for just housing policies at the local and national levels.
North tower suite n220 seattle wa 98119 tel 206 442 9455 fax 206 467 4522. These units are available to low to moderate income households with specific income requirements dependent on the size of the household and the number of bedrooms. 2019 income rent limits for homebuyer housing programs new.
2019 income rent limits for the multifamily tax exemption mfte program new. Housing choice vouchers in seattle washington. Income level low income public housing.
Washington low income housing alliance 100 west harrison st. Department of housing and urban development and means that half of the people earn more than the median and half of the people earn less. Ami is the midpoint income for the seattle area.
Sha housing sha owns and operates more than 8 000 apartments and single family homes at nearly 400 sites throughout the city through its low income public housing program the seattle senior housing program and additional housing.