St. Paul 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.
St. Paul has a project-based Section 8 contract. 53 of the 53 total units at the property receive Section 8 assistance. This means that 100% 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 August 01, 2016 and the contract expires on July 31, 2017. The Section 8 contract rent is 81.6% of the Fair Market Rent for the area. According to the HUD Multifamily database, the fair market rents for the area are $656.00 for Zero Bedroom and $813.00 for One Bedroom.
31% of Minnesota properties and 26% of all properties across the country have Section 8 rental subsidies. See the Rent Subsidies section for more.