Forest Avenue Apartments

1300 Forest Avenue, Portland, Maine 04103

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Forest Avenue Apartments Details

  • 16 units.
  • Project-Based Rental Assistance
  • Accessible Units
  • Persons With Disabilities
  • Supportive Housing for Disabled Persons

Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities

Since this property was built or renovated using funding from HUD's current Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities program or legacy Section 202 program, residency is usually restricted to households earning 50% of the Area Median Income (AMI) or less with at least one adult member with a disability. Tenants pay rent based on household income. This rent is usually the highest of the following three amounts: either 30% adjusted monthly income, or 10% unadjusted monthly income, or, if receiving welfare assistance, the housing costs portion of this assistance.

Portland HUD Rental Assistance Income Qualifications

Generally, households earning up to the income limit in the table below for their household size are eligible for units participating in a HUD rental assistance program in Portland but actual income limits may differ for units at Forest Avenue Apartments.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $15,550 $17,800 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% $25,900 $29,600 $33,300 $37,000 $40,000 $42,950 $45,900 $48,850
80% $41,450 $47,400 $53,300 $59,200 $63,950 $68,700 $73,450 $78,150

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

You can usually make up to 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI) to be eligible for a HUD-Assisted Housing unit, but income qualification tiers for this community may be different due to various policies.

Forest Avenue Apartments receives rental subsidies through HUD-Assisted Housing for some or all of its apartments. Some units may be designated as market rate housing. Market rate units would have no subsidies or income restrictions.

Forest Avenue Apartments is managed by Crotched Mountain Foundation.

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