The Sharp-Leadenhall Community is an historic and vibrant neighborhood located within the heart of Baltimore City. Rich in African American History, it is nestled between Federal Hill and Otterbein. Sharp-Leadenhall offers both apartment living and single family row homes at affordable prices. It is in the shadow of Ravens Stadium and being in proximity to Federal Hill allows it to have many amenities right around the corner. The neighborhood is also convenient to the highway and many forms of public transit including the light rail. In nearly every residents back yard is Solo Gibbs Park, with a baseball field, a splash pad and a community center there is plenty for children to do. Tennis courts are also available nearby. Leadenhall Street Baptist Church is also located within the neighborhood, on the National Register of Historic Places, it is the second oldest continually in use African American church building and congregation in all of Baltimore City. Sharp-Leadenhall provides a tight knit community feel just steps from Downtown Baltimore.
Since this property is owned and managed by a Public Housing Authority, all of the rents at this property are based on tenant incomes. Tenants will make a monthly contribution toward rent equal to 30% of their adjusted income. A housing authority may establish a minimum rent of up to $50.
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 Baltimore but actual income limits may differ for units at Sharp Leadenhall.
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These general income qualifications for Baltimore, Maryland 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.
Sharp Leadenhall 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.
Sharp Leadenhall is managed by Housing Authority of Baltimore City.