Affordable Housing In Redondo Beach
Los Angeles County, California

5 Low Income Apartment Communities In Redondo Beach

Seasons at Redondo Beach

109 S Francisca Ave
Redondo Beach, California
Income Based
1-2 BR

Heritage Pointe

1801 Aviation Way
Redondo Beach, California
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Seaside Villa Apartments

319 North Broadway
Redondo Beach, California
Call For Rent
1 BR

Casa De Los Amigos

123 S Catalina Ave
Redondo Beach, California

Harmony Court Apartments

4502 186th St
Redondo Beach, California
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Redondo Beach, California

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Redondo Beach, California

Housing Authority Programs
Redondo Beach Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Los Angeles County Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Moderate Rehabilitation

Guide To Affordable Housing in Redondo Beach, California

There are 5 low income housing apartment communities offering 648 affordable apartments for rent in Redondo Beach, California.

Income Based Apartments in Redondo Beach, California

Redondo Beach features 136 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Redondo Beach, California

There are 187 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Redondo Beach.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Redondo Beach, California

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Redondo Beach landlords $1,100 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $500 towards rent in Redondo Beach.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Redondo Beach, California for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,840 and $2,248.

2022 Redondo Beach, California Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Redondo Beach, California Fair Market Rent $1,384 $1,604 $2,044 $2,693 $2,933
Redondo Beach, California Payment Standard Range $1,246 to $1,522 $1,444 to $1,764 $1,840 to $2,248 $2,424 to $2,962 $2,640 to $3,226

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Redondo Beach, CA Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 5
Total Low Income Apartments 648
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 136
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 50.11%
Average Renter Household Size 2.27
Average Household Size 2.44
Median Household Income $105,145 ±$4,406
Median Rent $1,751 ±$27
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 40.83% ± 3.28pp
Total Population 67,695

Population and Household Demographics

Redondo Beach is a city in Los Angeles County, California with a population of 67,695. There are 27,733 households in the city with an average household size of 2.44 persons. 50.11% of households in Redondo Beach are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Redondo Beach

The median gross income for households in Redondo Beach is $105,145 a year, or $8,762 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,751 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Redondo Beach, a household making less than $5,837 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 40.83% of households who rent are overburdened in Redondo Beach.

Area Median Income In Redondo Beach

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Redondo Beach, the AMI is calculated from all households within Los Angeles County.

In Redondo Beach, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $91,100

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Redondo Beach

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Redondo Beach

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Redondo Beach AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$25,050 $28,600 $32,200 $35,750 $38,650 $41,500 $44,350 $47,200
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Redondo Beach AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$41,700 $47,650 $53,600 $59,550 $64,350 $69,100 $73,850 $78,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Redondo Beach AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$66,750 $76,250 $85,800 $95,300 $102,950 $110,550 $118,200 $125,800