Affordable Housing In Roseville
Macomb County, Michigan

Waiting List Openings In Roseville

Multi-County, MI Section 8 HCV Waiting List

The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications for Alcona, Alpena, Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Crawford, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Iosco, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Otsego, Presque Isle, Roscommon and Wexford County will be accepted from August 2, 2022 at 9:00 am, until August 30, 2022 at 3:00 pm ET. 

How to Apply for the Multi-County, MI Section 8 HCV Waiting List.

3 Low Income Apartment Communities In Roseville

The Meadows

31738 Nardelli Ln
Roseville, Michigan
Income Based
1-2 BR
Subsidized

Eastland Senior Apartments

18330 Eastland St
Roseville, Michigan
Subsidized

Lawn Senior Apartments

25525 Lawn St
Roseville, Michigan
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Roseville, Michigan

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Roseville, Michigan

Housing Authority Programs
Roseville Housing Commission Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
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
Eastpointe Housing Commission Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Plymouth Housing Commission Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Family Self-Sufficiency; Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD); Family Unification Program (FUP)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Roseville, Michigan

There are 3 low income housing apartment communities offering 361 affordable apartments for rent in Roseville, Michigan.

Income Based Apartments in Roseville, Michigan

Roseville features 361 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 Roseville, Michigan

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Roseville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Roseville, Michigan

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Roseville landlords $600 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Roseville.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Roseville, Michigan for a two-bedroom apartment is between $976 and $1,192.

2022 Roseville, 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
Roseville, Michigan Fair Market Rent $733 $848 $1,084 $1,371 $1,473
Roseville, Michigan Payment Standard Range $660 to $806 $763 to $933 $976 to $1,192 $1,234 to $1,508 $1,326 to $1,620

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Roseville, MI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 3
Total Low Income Apartments 361
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 361
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 37.14%
Average Renter Household Size 2.38
Average Household Size 2.39
Median Household Income $40,713 ±$1,362
Median Rent $873 ±$28
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 51.64% ± 4.14pp
Total Population 47,529

Population and Household Demographics

Roseville is a city in Macomb County, Michigan with a population of 47,529. There are 19,772 households in the city with an average household size of 2.39 persons. 37.14% of households in Roseville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Roseville

The median gross income for households in Roseville is $40,713 a year, or $3,393 a month. The median rent for the city is $873 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Roseville, a household making less than $2,910 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 51.64% of households who rent are overburdened in Roseville.

Area Median Income In Roseville

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 Roseville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Macomb County.

In Roseville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $89,800

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 Roseville

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 Roseville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Roseville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,800 $21,500 $24,200 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Roseville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$31,350 $35,800 $40,300 $44,750 $48,350 $51,950 $55,500 $59,100
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Roseville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$50,150 $57,300 $64,450 $71,600 $77,350 $83,100 $88,800 $94,550