Greenwood Park Apartments

1015 E. 47th Street, Apt 1B, Chicago, IL 60653

Waiting List Forecast: Likely Long or Closed for Rent Assisted units, and Likely Short or None for other affordable units

check_circleVerified for 2022 by Lorena Bentley
Rent Beds Baths SqFt
Call for Rents 2 - 3 Beds 1 Bath -

Waitlist Forecast

Since this property is a LIHTC property that may have rental assistance for some or all units, there might be seperate or split waiting lists for rental assistance and non-rental assistance units. In this case, the rental assistance waiting list can be much longer than properties without rental assistance. The non-rental assistance units waiting list is likely much shorter or it may not have a waiting list at all. You should contact the property to verify.

Note: Affordable Housing Online has not confirmed the waiting list status directly with the property. This waiting list status forecast is based on our housing experts' knowledge of similar properties. You should always confirm this status directly with the property.

Greenwood Park Apartments is a 122-unit, 15-building apartment community located in the affluent and historic Kenwood neighborhood, just 3 blocks north of President Obama’s private residence. Originally built in 1974, Greenwood Park was purchased by POAH in the summer of 2016. Renovations to the building will begin in 2019 and include accessibility retrofits, roof, window and boiler replacement, new energy efficient lighting and appliances, and kitchen and bathrooms renovations. In partnership with Openlands, POAH will replace dozens of dead ash trees that lined the property’s walkways with new species of trees.

Dave's Thoughts On Greenwood Park Apartments

This LIHTC property is among the most common types of affordable rental housing in the United States. The LIHTC program only provides subsidies to the building’s owner at construction. The LIHTC program doesn't provide direct subsidies to the residents, but the owner must set rents affordable to low-income renters in the area. This property does participate in the Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance program and your rent would be subsidized and based on your income. You would not pay more than 30% of your income for rent. To qualify, you must earn 50% or less of the Area Median Income (AMI), which you can find on this page’s income chart. LIHTC properties tend to have shorter waiting lists however, since Greenwood Park Apartments has a project-based subsidy, the waiting list is likely much longer than other local LIHTC properties. LIHTC properties nationwide are required to accept housing vouchers however, since this property has a Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance contract, your Section 8 voucher can not be used here. LIHTC properties were first built in the late 1980's and the LIHTC program funds the renovation of older properties. Because they tend to be newer or renovated, these properties are more likely to have larger units, more amenities, and greater tenant service offerings than other affordable housing programs. This property might be right for you if you need help paying your rent and are willing to wait for a longer waiting list.

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Greenwood Park Apartments Amenities

  • Cable Ready
  • Walk-in Closet(s)
  • Oven and Range
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • Individual heating and cooling systems

Units at Greenwood Park Apartments

Unit (Bd/Ba) Ft2 Rent
Two Bedroom One Bath (2/1) - Call for Price
Three Bedroom One Bath (3/1) - Call for Price

Income Qualification for Greenwood Park Apartments

*AMI: Area Median Income. Renters qualify for different housing programs if their income is below a specified percentage of AMI.
AMI* 1 person 2 people 3 people 4 people 5 people 6 people
30% AMI for PBRA Units $23,200 / year $26,500 / year $29,800 / year $33,100 / year $35,750 / year $40,280 / year
50% AMI for LIHTC Units $38,650 / year $44,150 / year $49,650 / year $55,150 / year $59,600 / year $64,000 / year
50% AMI for PBRA Units $38,650 / year $44,150 / year $49,650 / year $55,150 / year $59,600 / year $64,000 / year
60% AMI for LIHTC Units $46,380 / year $52,980 / year $59,580 / year $66,180 / year $71,520 / year $76,800 / year
80% AMI for PBRA Units $61,800 / year $70,600 / year $79,450 / year $88,250 / year $95,350 / year $102,400 / year

*AMI: Area Median Income. Renters qualify for different housing programs if their income is below a specified percentage of AMI.

FAQs for Greenwood Park Apartments

Does Greenwood Park Apartments have a waiting list?

Greenwood Park Apartments probably has a waiting list. Since our research has shown there is a project-based rental assistance associated with this property, the waiting list would be for the rent-assisted units. We haven't confirmed if this is the case, so you should contact the property to confirm.

Are rents subsidized at Greenwood Park Apartments?

We believe rents are most likely subsidized at all or some of the units since our research has turned up at least one public housing or rental assistance contract probably associated with this property.

In addition to Greenwood Park Apartments, how many other affordable housing properties (and units) are there in Chicago?

In addition to Greenwood Park Apartments, we list 763 other affordable properties in Chicago. Learn about these properties here. Our data research shows that there are a total of 83842 affordable units in Chicago.

When was the Greenwood Park Apartments listing last updated?

Greenwood Park Apartments listing on Affordable Housing Online was last updated on 04/21/2022 by Lorena Bentley. Remember, a property's status can change so you should contact the property to confirm.

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Rent observations may change. We encourage users to verify rents and eligiblity requirements directly with the property.