Michelangelo School
1 Michelangelo St
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts 02113

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Funding Programs

Michelangelo School 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. Michelangelo School is among only 209 Section 202 properties in Massachusetts and 6,166 in the country.

Overview

Michelangelo School is an affordable apartment community located in Boston, Massachusetts which is located in Suffolk County. The property is located in Massachusetts's 7th Congressional District served by Representative Michael Capuano (D), Senator Elizabeth Warren (D) and Senator Edward Markey (D).

Rent Subsidies

Michelangelo School provides rental subsidies to renters. The type of subsidy provided to apartment renters in Boston, MA 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.

Massachusetts's 7th

Congressional District

71

Section 202 Units

71

Senior Units

72.8

% of Fair Market Rent

31-Oct-16

Project Based Sec. 8 Contract Expiration

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