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Mechanicsville

1415 Moses Ave, Knoxville, Tennessee 37921

In 1997, KCDC received a $22 million HOPE VI federal grant to revitalize public housing and the surrounding neighborhood in Mechanicsville. The agency replaced outdated barrack-style apartments with single-family and duplex homes throughout the neighborhood and designed them to fit architecturally with existing structures. New streets and sidewalks were added and alleys were built to provide rear access to the homes. The Mechanicsville community includes two churches, a greenway and community park.

Units

Unit (Bd/Ba) Ft2 Rent
Two Bedroom One Bath (2/1) - Call for Price
Three Bedroom One Bath (3/1) - Call for Price

Mechanicsville Details

  • 48 two and three bedroom units.
  • Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance

Property Amenities

  • On-Site Maintenance

Unit Amenities

  • Cable Ready
  • Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Controlled Heat and Electricity
  • Full-Size Washer & Dryer Connections

Office Hours

Day Hours
Monday 7:30am-4:00pm
Tuesday 7:30am-4:00pm
Wednesday 7:30am-4:00pm
Thursday 7:30am-4:00pm
Friday 7:30am-4:00pm

Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance

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

Knoxville 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 Knoxville but actual income limits may differ for units at Mechanicsville.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $15,550 $17,750 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% $25,900 $29,600 $33,300 $36,950 $39,950 $42,900 $45,850 $48,800
80% $41,400 $47,300 $53,200 $59,100 $63,850 $68,600 $73,300 $78,050

These general income qualifications for Knoxville, Tennessee 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.

Mechanicsville 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.

Mechanicsville is managed by Knoxville Community Development Corporation.

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