Ywca Apartments
940 Powell St
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California 94108

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Funding Programs

Ywca Apartments was developed and operates with Federal housing financing. The property utilizes the Section 202 Federal housing program to make rent affordable to lower income tenants.

Section 202

The property was developed with funding through the HUD Section 202 program which provides funding for housing for seniors who are 62 or older. The program provided both capital financing to construct the property and operating subsidies that work as rental assistance like the Section 8 program. Ywca Apartments is among only 490 Section 202 properties in California and 6,166 in the country.

Overview

Ywca Apartments 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).

Ywca Apartments is an apartment community containing 97 rental units. The property contains 24 bedrooms and based on typical apartment occupancy limits, Ywca Apartments is home to not more than 109 persons when fully occupied.

Rent Subsidies

Ywca Apartments provides rental subsidies to renters. The type of subsidy provided to apartment renters in San Francisco, CA by this property is Section 202 Rental Assistance.

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 no minimum rent at this property for residents receiving a rent subsidy but in recent years, there has been discussions in Congress to implement a minimum rent in the Section 202 Program to reduce cost burden on the Federal budget.

Unit Mix

Ywca Apartments contains a mix of 97 assisted studio and one bedroom apartments for rent. There are 73 Studio and 24 One Bedroom apartments in this property. The unit mix is 75% Studio and 25% One Bedroom apartment rentals. The average bedroom size for Ywca Apartments is 0.24.

California's 12th

Congressional District

97

Total Units

97

Project Based Sec. 8 Units

97

Section 202 Units

97

Senior Units

110

% of Fair Market Rent

31-Dec-20

Project Based Sec. 8 Contract Expiration

Studio and One

Unit Mix

0.24

Average Bedroom Size

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