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Affordable Housing In New Haven
Macomb County, Michigan


Waiting List Openings In New Haven

Waiting ListStatus
Michigan State Housing Development Authority Housing Choice Voucher Open Soon

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In New Haven

Perry Acres Apartments

32560 James Curtin Dr
New Haven, Michigan
Income Based
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Pinewoods Apartments

30100 John Rivers Dr
New Haven, Michigan
Income Based
1-3 BR

Mf - Dev 006r Bramblewood

31950 Clark St
New Haven, Michigan
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Housing Authorities that serve New Haven

Housing Authority Programs
Detroit Housing Commission Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency; Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV); Moderate Rehabilitation; Family Unification Program (FUP)
Michigan State Housing Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency; Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH); Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV)
Ferndale Housing Commission Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in New Haven, Michigan

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 168 affordable apartments for rent in New Haven, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in New Haven, Michigan

New Haven features 136 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in New Haven, Michigan

There are 32 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in New Haven.

Housing Choice Vouchers in New Haven, Michigan

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay New Haven landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in New Haven.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in New Haven, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $944 and $1,154.

2021 New Haven, Michigan Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
New Haven, Michigan Fair Market Rent $697 $821 $1,049 $1,344 $1,458
New Haven, Michigan Payment Standard Range $627 to $767 $739 to $903 $944 to $1,154 $1,210 to $1,478 $1,312 to $1,604

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

New Haven, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 168
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 136
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 24.44%
Average Renter Household Size 3.01
Average Household Size 3.15
Median Household Income $54,855 ±$4,109
Median Rent $1,018 ±$95
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 43.18% ± 19.07pp
Total Population 4,679

Population and Household Demographics

New Haven is a city in Macomb County, Michigan with a population of 4,679. There are 1,469 households in the city with an average household size of 3.15 persons. 24.44% of households in New Haven are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in New Haven

The median gross income for households in New Haven is $54,855 a year, or $4,571 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,018 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In New Haven, a household making less than $3,393 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 43.18% of households who rent are overburdened in New Haven.

Area Median Income In New Haven

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For New Haven, the AMI is calculated from all households within Macomb County.

In New Haven, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $78,500

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in New Haven

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in New Haven

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the New Haven AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,500 $18,850 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the New Haven AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$27,500 $31,400 $35,350 $39,250 $42,400 $45,550 $48,700 $51,850
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the New Haven AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$44,000 $50,250 $56,550 $62,800 $67,850 $72,850 $77,900 $82,900