Foothills Community

747 Cherry Ave, Boulder, Colorado 80304

Foothills Community, located at 747 Cherry Ave in Boulder, has one, two and three bedroom apartments. Foothills Community participates in the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program.


Unit (Bd/Ba) Ft2 Rent
One Bedroom (1/1) - Call for Price
Two Bedroom (2/1) 969 $1,402
Three Bedroom (3/1) - Call for Price

Foothills Community Details

  • 74 one, two and three bedroom units.
  • Accepts Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers (HCV)

Property Amenities

  • Off Street Parking
  • Walking Trails
  • Smoke Free
  • Pet Friendly
  • On-site Laundry

Unit Amenities

  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Washer/Dryer Hookup
  • Scenic View

Nearby Amenities

  • Near Park

About Foothills Community

Foothills is ideally situated against the brilliant backdrop of Boulder Open Space in North Boulder. Its design features architecture typical of early Boulder homes and the values of its surrounding neighborhood, a respect for the environment, a desire to support community, and an appreciation for diversity. Homes are nestled behind tree-lined streets and alleys and offer front doors with porches or decks and small yard areas. Each is oriented toward neighborhood interaction. Bike and pedestrian paths interconnect throughout the community and lead either toward breathtaking trails or North Boulder's growing commercial center. All accept both dogs and cats, maximum of two total.

Intimate in design, seven unique floor plans are arranged in five building styles, including studio-type carriage houses, 2 and 3 bedroom duplexes, townhomes and apartments.

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.

Boulder 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 Boulder but actual income limits may differ for units at Foothills Community.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
Very Low Income (50%) $39,800 $45,450 $51,150 $56,800 $61,350 $65,900 $70,450 $75,000
Low Income (60%) $47,760 $54,540 $61,380 $68,160 $73,620 $79,080 $84,540 $90,000

Foothills Community was built in part with financing obtained through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program. In addition to providing apartments for low-income households, this property could include some market rate units. Households earning 60% or less of the Area Median Income (AMI) qualify for targeted rental units in LIHTC financed housing. This property may also designate units for renters with even lower incomes, from 60% of AMI down to 30% AMI. It is even possible that all units have been set aside for those with extremely low incomes (as low as 15% of AMI). This means that the same size unit can rent for different amounts based on the income of the renter.

Figuring out income and rent limits for affordable housing can be complex especially when more than one federal program is involved. To know for sure if you qualify, you must contact the property directly. The amounts provided here should only be used as a basic guide.

Foothills Community is managed by Boulder Housing Partners.

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