Dent Commons

5363 Dent Ave, San Jose, California 95118

MidPen Housing purchased Dent Commons from Housing for Independent People in 1997 and rehabilitated the community to preserve its affordability. Designed for families and individual residents, Dent Commons provides convenient access to a community kitchen, shared living space for relaxation, and a laundry facility. It also shares a community facility with neighboring MidPen community Vivente II, which includes a computer lab and laundry facility. The community is near many schools and within walking distance of a park, large mall, and a VTA Bus stop with direct access to VTA Light Rail and CalTrain stations.

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Last updated on July 30th, 2019

Units

Unit (Bd/Ba) Ft2 Rent
Studio (Studio/1) - Income Based
2 Bedroom (2/1) - Income Based
3 Bedroom (3/1) - Income Based

Dent Commons Details

  • 23 studio, 2 and 3 bedroom units.
  • Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC)

Property Amenities

  • Community Room
  • Laundry Facilities

Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC)

Since this property has received funding in part through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program, a certain number of units are set aside for lower income households. Households must earn either less than 50% or 60% of the area median income (depending on the set-aside option chosen by the property owner) to qualify for these units. Rents in these units are capped at a maximum of 30% of the set-aside area median income (adjusted for unit size). Some rental units in this property may not be subject to LIHTC and therefore have higher rents and no maximum household income requirement.

San Jose Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Income Limits

Generally, households earning up to the income limit in the table below for their household size are eligible for units participating in the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit program in San Jose but actual income limits may differ for units at Dent Commons.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
Very Low Income (50%) $59,000 $67,400 $75,850 $84,250 $91,000 $97,750 $104,500 $111,250
Low Income (60%) $70,800 $80,880 $91,020 $101,100 $109,200 $117,300 $125,400 $133,500

Dent Commons is managed by MidPen Housing.

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