Eastern Gardens Coop. was developed and operates with Federal housing financing. The property utilizes the Project Based Sec. 8 Federal housing program to make rent affordable to lower income tenants.
Eastern Gardens Coop. has a project-based Section 8 contract. 40 of the 112 total units at the property receive Section 8 assistance. This means that 36% of the renter households in the property pay no more than 30% of their adjusted income for rent.
The current Section 8 contract was effective on January 01, 2014 and the contract expires on December 31, 2018. The Section 8 contract rent is 49.8% of the Fair Market Rent for the area. According to the HUD Multifamily database, the fair market rents for the area are $815.00 for One Bedroom and $1,026.00 for Two Bedroom.
28% of California properties and 26% of all properties across the country have Section 8 rental subsidies. See the Rent Subsidies section for more.