Somerset Commons, located at 12370 Somerset Avenue in Princess Anne, has two and three bedroom apartments. Somerset Commons participates in the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) and HOME Investment Partnerships Program programs.
|2 Bedroom (2/2)||876||Call for Price|
|3 Bedroom (3/2)||1017||Call for Price|
Welcome Home to Somerset Commons - and welcome to quality, affordable living where families thrive!
Somerset Commons is the perfect community for you and your family to live the life you want. If you are looking for a high quality, family and senior friendly community then Somerset Commons is the place for you!
A spacious, modern garden apartment in the intimate community of Somerset Commons is a wonderful place to call home. The community is located in Princess Anne, Maryland near schools, shopping, public transportation and employment opportunities.
Warm, welcoming common areas inside and out mean that neighbors become friends. An outdoor playground provides a great place to play and adult education seminars encourages life-long learning. From a community center to a fully equipped fitness room, Somerset Commons offers unparalleled value, quality and convenience for busy families and seniors.
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.
This project has received some funding from a participating jurisdiction (local or state government agency) through the HUD HOME Investments Partnerships Program (HOME). In projects with five or more HOME-assisted units, at least 20% of these units must be occupied by families earning 50% or less of area median income (AMI). All other HOME-assisted units must be occupied by families earning 80% or less of AMI, but in practice most are reserved for families earning 60% or less AMI. Maximum monthly rent is capped with a Low HOME Rent for <50% AMI units and a High HOME Rent for the remaining HOME-assisted units. Contact the property directly for the specific dollar amount of these rent caps.
Generally, households earning up to the income limit in the table below for their household size are eligible for units participating in the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit program in Princess Anne but actual income limits may differ for units at Somerset Commons.
|AMI Band||1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|Very Low Income (50%)||$23,950||$27,400||$30,800||$34,200||$36,950||$39,700||$42,450||$45,150|
|Low Income (60%)||$28,740||$32,880||$36,960||$41,040||$44,340||$47,640||$50,940||$54,180|
Somerset Commons was built in part with financing obtained through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program. In addition to providing apartments for low-income households, this property could include some market rate units. Households earning 60% or less of the Area Median Income (AMI) qualify for targeted rental units in LIHTC financed housing. This property may also designate units for renters with even lower incomes, from 60% of AMI down to 30% AMI. It is even possible that all units have been set aside for those with extremely low incomes (as low as 15% of AMI). This means that the same size unit can rent for different amounts based on the income of the renter.
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.
Somerset Commons is managed by R Home Property Management, LLC.