Onamia Town Square

204 Railroad Avenue W, Onamia, Minnesota 56359

Onamia Town Square, located at 204 Railroad Avenue W in Onamia, has one, two and three bedroom apartments. Onamia Town Square participates in the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) and Section 515 Rural Rental Housing programs.

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Unit (Bd/Ba) Ft2 Rent
1 BR Sr. (1/1) 575 Income Based
2 BR Fam (2/1) 795 Income Based
3 BR Fam (3/2) 1026 Income Based

Onamia Town Square Details

  • 39 one, two and three bedroom units.
  • Accepts Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers (HCV)

Property Amenities

  • Controlled Access
  • Community Room
  • Off-Street Parking
  • Emergency Pull Cord
  • Experienced Management
  • Peaceful Community
  • Landscaping
  • Snow Removal
  • Bus available
  • Walking Trails
  • Month to Month Leases available upon Renewal
  • Lawn Care
  • Coin-Operated Laundry
  • After Hours Call Service
  • Playground

Unit Amenities

  • Refrigerator
  • Extra Storage
  • Water Trash and Sewer Included
  • Heat and Hot Water Included
  • Bathroom Grab Bars
  • Intercom System
  • Sprinkler
  • Blinds
  • Stove
  • Cable & Internet Ready
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen

About Onamia Town Square

Onamia Town Square is an affordable complex offering separate buildings for families and for those 62 years of age or older or handicapped & disabled regardless of age. Our senior building offers one bedroom apartments with bathroom grab bars and emergency pull cords. Our senior amenities also include a community room for socializing. Our family buildings offer two and three bedroom apartments, with many amenities. We are just minutes from Mille Lacs Lake, which offers fishing and golf areas, with 80 miles of shoreline that provides unlimited fishing activities, charters, beaches and resorts. Call us today for more information.

Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC)

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.

Section 515 Rural Rental Housing

This property has received funding in part through the Section 515 Rural Rental Housing (Section 515) program. Very low, low, and moderate income families, elderly persons, and persons with disabilities are eligible to live at this property. Persons or Families living in substandard housing have priority for tenancy.

Onamia Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Income Limits

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 Onamia but actual income limits may differ for units at Onamia Town Square.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
Very Low Income (50%) $25,350 $29,000 $32,600 $36,200 $39,100 $42,000 $44,900 $47,800
Low Income (60%) $30,420 $34,800 $39,120 $43,440 $46,920 $50,400 $53,880 $57,360

Onamia Town Square 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.

Onamia Town Square is managed by MetroPlains Management, LLC.

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