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Gigi Foushee Towers

99 Lincoln St, Newark, New Jersey 07103

Gigi Foushee Towers Details

  • 252 bedroom units.
  • Public Housing

Public Housing

Since this property is owned and managed by a Public Housing Authority, 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. A housing authority may establish a minimum rent of up to $50.

Newark 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 Newark but actual income limits may differ for units at Gigi Foushee Towers.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $22,300 $25,450 $28,650 $31,800 $34,350 $36,900 $39,640 $44,120
50% $37,100 $42,400 $47,700 $53,000 $57,250 $61,500 $65,750 $70,000
80% $54,950 $62,800 $70,650 $78,500 $84,800 $91,100 $97,350 $103,650

Gigi Foushee Towers is managed by Newark Housing Authority.

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