Depaul House
3300 Benson Ave
Baltimore, Baltimore City County, Maryland 21227

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Funding Programs

Depaul House 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. Depaul House is among only 113 Section 202 properties in Maryland and 6,166 in the country.

Overview

Depaul House is an affordable apartment community located in Baltimore, Maryland which is located in Baltimore City County. The property is located in Maryland's 3rd Congressional District served by Representative John Sarbanes (D), Senator Chris Van Hollen (D) and Senator Benjamin Cardin (D).

Depaul House is an apartment community containing 109 rental units. The property contains 116 bedrooms and based on typical apartment occupancy limits, Depaul House is home to not more than 181 persons when fully occupied.

Rent Subsidies

Depaul House provides rental subsidies to renters. The type of subsidy provided to apartment renters in Baltimore, MD 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

Depaul House contains a mix of 109 assisted one and two bedroom apartments for rent. There are 102 One Bedroom and 7 Two Bedroom apartments in this property. The unit mix is 94% One Bedroom and 6% Two Bedroom apartment rentals. The average bedroom size for Depaul House is 1.06.

Maryland's 3rd

Congressional District

109

Total Units

109

Project Based Sec. 8 Units

109

Section 202 Units

109

Senior Units

110.2

% of Fair Market Rent

13-Jul-18

Project Based Sec. 8 Contract Expiration

One and Two

Unit Mix

1.06

Average Bedroom Size

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