Loren Miller Homes
950 Buchanan, Bldg #2 St
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California 94102

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Funding Programs

Loren Miller Homes 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.

Section 8

Loren Miller Homes has a project-based Section 8 contract. 26 of the 105 total units at the property receive Section 8 assistance. This means that 25% 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 October 01, 2006 and the contract expires on September 30, 2026. The Section 8 contract rent is 115.9% of the Fair Market Rent for the area. According to the HUD Multifamily database, the fair market rents for the area are $1,412.00 for Zero Bedroom, $2,289.00 for Two Bedroom, $2,987.00 for Three Bedroom, and $3,556.00 for Four 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.


Loren Miller Homes is an affordable apartment community located in San Francisco, California which is located in San Francisco County. The property is located in California's 12th Congressional District served by Representative Nancy Pelosi (D), Senator Kamala Harris (D) and Senator Dianne Feinstein (D).

Loren Miller Homes is an apartment community containing 36 rental units. The property contains 71 bedrooms and based on typical apartment occupancy limits, Loren Miller Homes is home to not more than 146 persons when fully occupied.

Rent Subsidies

Loren Miller Homes provides rental subsidies to renters. The type of subsidy provided to apartment renters in San Francisco, CA by this property is Project Based Sec. 8.

This subsidy allows the renter to pay 30% of his or her income for rent while the subsidy pays the difference. To qualify, a renter must earn 50% or less of the Area Median Income.

There is a minimum rent payment of not less than $25 and as much as $50 for all subsidy recipients at this property. That means that even if a renter has zero income, they will still be required to pay rent. In recent years, there have been various legislative proposals to increase the Section 8 minimum rent but advocates make the valid point that minimum rents affect the poorest of the poor.

Unit Mix

Loren Miller Homes contains a mix of 36 assisted studio, one, two, three, and four bedroom apartments for rent. There are 7 Studio, 6 One Bedroom, 8 Two Bedroom, 11 Three Bedroom, and 4 Four Bedroom apartments in this property. The unit mix is 19% Studio, 17% One Bedroom, 22% Two Bedroom, 31% Three Bedroom, and 11% Four Bedroom apartment rentals. The average bedroom size for Loren Miller Homes is 0.68.

California's 12th

Congressional District


Total Units


Project Based Sec. 8 Units


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Project Based Sec. 8 Contract Expiration

Studio, One, Two, Three, and Four

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Average Bedroom Size

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