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Coleman House

677 Winchester St, Newton, Massachusetts 02459

Coleman House welcomes older adults of all backgrounds. The community is comprised of people with a wide range of interests. Some residents work full time while others are fully retired. Coleman offers a vibrant and supportive community. Residents enjoy fully equipped apartments with full kitchens, as well as attractive and inviting common space, patio and grounds. Residents at Coleman House have access to a broad range of social, cultural and recreational programs that facilitate healthy aging. 

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Units

Unit (Bd/Ba) Ft2 Rent
One Bedroom (1/1) - Call for Price

Coleman House Details

  • 146 one bedroom units.
  • Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance
  • HOME Investment Partnerships Program
  • Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly

Property Amenities

  • Fitness Center
  • Library
  • Laundry Room
  • On-Site Management
  • Resident Service Coordinator
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • Beauty/ Barber Salon
  • Computer Room
  • Pet Friendly
  • Personal 24-hour emergency call system
  • Beautiful Landscape
  • Resident Activities

Unit Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable Ready

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.

HOME Investment Partnerships Program

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.

Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly

Since this property was built or renovated using funding from HUD's Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly program, residency is usually restricted to households earning 50% of the Area Median Income (AMI) or less with at least one member age 62 years or older. 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.

Newton 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 Newton but actual income limits may differ for units at Coleman House.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $26,850 $30,700 $34,550 $38,350 $41,450 $44,500 $47,600 $50,650

These general income qualifications for Newton, Massachusetts 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.

Coleman House 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.

Coleman House is managed by 2 Life Communities.

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