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The Pentacle Group Apartments

1521 Benning Rd NE, Washington, District Of Columbia 20002

Find city living at its best at The Pentacle Group! Our apartments are situated in great locations and afford you easy access to both METRO and bus lines. We're close to downtown, Capitol Hill and the exciting shopping, dining and entertainment options on trendy H Street are right at your door. Exclusive community amenities have been designed with your comfort and requirements in mind. You can have it all! Your home awaits you at The Pentacle Group Apartments!

Professionally managed by Horning Brothers: more than 55 years of community building

Units

Unit (Bd/Ba) Ft2 Rent
Azeeze Bates (1/1) 574 $1,000
Pentacle I (2/1) 748 $1,251
Pentacle II (3/1.5) 917 $1,460

The Pentacle Group Apartments Details

  • 182 one, two and three bedroom units.
  • Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC)
  • Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance

Property Amenities

  • Controlled Access
  • Tot Lot
  • 24hr Emergency Maintenance
  • Off-Street Parking
  • Laundry Facility
  • Courtesy Patrol
  • Wheel Chair Accessible

Unit Amenities

  • Dishwasher
  • Breakfast Bar
  • Balconies or Patios Available
  • vertical blinds
  • Central Heat & Air
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Cable & Internet Ready
  • Energy Efficient Appliances
  • Large Closets
  • Wall-to-Wall Carpeting
  • Newly Remodeled Kitchens
  • Newly Remodeled Bathrooms

Nearby Amenities

  • Near Highway or Interstate

Office Hours

Day Hours
Monday 9:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am-12:00pm
Thursday 9:00am-5:00pm
Friday 9:00am-5:00pm

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.

Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance

Since this property has a Project-Based Section 8 contract with HUD, some or all of the rents at this community are based on tenant incomes. Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance tenants will make a monthly contribution toward rent equal to 30% of their adjusted income. There is a minimum tenant contribution of $25 for all rents at this property regardless of tenant income.

These general income qualifications for Washington, District Of Columbia should only be used as a basic guide. To find out if you qualify, contact the community directly.

The Pentacle Group Apartments was built in part with financing obtained through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program and receives rental subsidies through HUD-Assisted Housing. These programs have different income limits that can lead to apartments in the same property having different income requirements.

You can make up to 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI) and be eligible for a HUD-Assisted Housing unit. However, you can earn at most 60% of AMI to be eligible for a LIHTC property and many units may be set aside for those with the lowest incomes (down to 15% of AMI). LIHTC properties may also contain some market rate units.

Since The Pentacle Group Apartments has both programs, the most restrictive of the income limits will apply for each unit. If the entire property is funded by LIHTC, the LIHTC income limit of 60% AMI would be used for all units. Apartments in properties with some units not funded by the LIHTC, but receiving Section 8 assistance, would be open to households making up to 80% AMI. Market rate units would have no subsidies or income restrictions.

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.

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