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Elizabeth Towers

315 W Grand St
Elizabeth, New Jersey

About Elizabeth Towers

Elizabeth Towers is a 193 unit affordable housing community in Elizabeth, New Jersey. The community is located in the 8th Congressional District of New Jersey.

Section 236

Apartment communities that participate in the Section 236 program are required to ensure that their units are only available to families with incomes at or below 80% of the area median income. Rents at participating communities must be approved by HUD.

Project-Based Section 8

Since this property has a Project-Based Section 8 contract with HUD, some or all of the rents at this property are based on tenant incomes. 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.

Project Based Rental Assistance

Elizabeth HUD Rental Assistance Income Limits

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30%$19,800$22,600$25,450$28,250$30,550$32,960$37,140$41,320
50%$33,000$37,700$42,400$47,100$50,900$54,650$58,450$62,200
80%$47,600$54,400$61,200$68,000$73,450$78,900$84,350$89,800

Elizabeth Towers receives rental subsidies through HUD's Project Based Section 8 program for some or all of its apartments. Some units may be designated as market rate housing.

You can make up to 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI) and be eligible for a Project Based Section 8 Program unit. Market rate units would have no subsidies or income restrictions.

Figuring out income and rent limits for affordable housing can be complex 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.