Otto E. Kretchmer Elderly NJ2-21A

991 Frelinghuysen Ave, Newark, New Jersey 07114

Waiting List is Open Until Further Notice
Some units at this property are available through Newark Housing Authority's Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List. Learn how to apply to this waiting list here.

Otto E. Kretchmer Elderly NJ2-21A Details

  • 354 units.
  • Accessible Units
  • Persons With Disabilities
  • Senior (62+)

About Otto E. Kretchmer Elderly NJ2-21A

Otto E. Kretchmer Elderly is a Senior development, built in 1968. There are 354 units ranging in size from one to two bedrooms.

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 Otto E. Kretchmer Elderly NJ2-21A.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $21,150 $24,200 $27,200 $30,200 $32,650 $35,050 $39,010 $43,430
50% $35,250 $40,250 $45,300 $50,300 $54,350 $58,350 $62,400 $66,400
80% $52,850 $60,400 $67,950 $75,500 $81,550 $87,600 $93,650 $99,700

These general income qualifications for Newark, New Jersey should only be used as a basic guide. To find out if you qualify, contact the community directly.

You can usually make up to 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI) to be eligible for a HUD-Assisted Housing unit, but income qualification tiers for this community may be different due to various policies.

Otto E. Kretchmer Elderly NJ2-21A receives rental subsidies through HUD-Assisted Housing for some or all of its apartments. Some units may be designated as market rate housing. Market rate units would have no subsidies or income restrictions.

Otto E. Kretchmer Elderly NJ2-21A is managed by Newark Housing Authority.

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