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Black Diamond Hope House

4966 DuPont Pkwy
Smyrna, Delaware

About Black Diamond Hope House

This community is a home for the physically disabled, run by the State of Delaware.


Black Diamond Hope House is a 6 unit affordable housing community in Smyrna, Delaware. The community is located in the 0th Congressional District of Delaware.

Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities

Since this property was built using funding through HUD's Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities program, residency is restricted to persons who earn 50% of the Area Median Income (AMI) or less. Like other rental assistance programs like Section 8, resident's rents are based on their income and the tenant contribution is set at 30% of the tenants income.

Project Based Rental Assistance
Accessible Units
Persons With Disabilities

Smyrna HUD Rental Assistance Income Limits

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30%$13,650$16,240$20,420$24,600$28,780$32,960$37,140$41,320
50%$22,750$26,000$29,250$32,500$35,100$37,700$40,300$42,900
80%$36,400$41,600$46,800$52,000$56,200$60,350$64,500$68,650

Black Diamond Hope House receives rental subsidies through HUD's Project Based Section 8 program for some or all of its apartments. Some units may be designated as market rate housing.

You can make up to 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI) and be eligible for a Project Based Section 8 Program unit. Market rate units would have no subsidies or income restrictions.

Figuring out income and rent limits for affordable housing can be complex 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.