This is a family development that has 2 high rise elderly and disabled buildings with 224 units. It is located near the downtown Albany business district, a federal office building and an interstate. There has been commercial and residential reinvestment activity within walking distance. It is also close to an elementary school and public health clinic. The site has an active after school program in the low rise community building, and an elderly community room in the high rise. The family units were substantially rehabbed in the mid-1980’s and low rise sprinklers were installed in 2001. Significant low rise site work and renovations to the elderly high rises occurred in the early 1990’s.
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.
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 Albany but actual income limits may differ for units at Ida Yarbrough Homes.
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Ida Yarbrough Homes is managed by Albany Housing Authority.