Bell Gardens, CA Low Income Housing

Bell Gardens, CA Low Income Housing Guide

Qualifying For Low Income Housing in Bell Gardens, CA

How do I qualify for low income housing in Bell Gardens, CA?
To qualify for low income housing in California, you must meet the following income requirements:

Your household income must be below 80% of the area median income (AMI). The AMI is updated annually by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and varies by county.

You must have a valid Social Security number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN).

You must be a U.S. citizen or a legal immigrant.

In addition to the income requirements, you may also need to meet other eligibility requirements, such as:

- You must not have been evicted from any public housing or Section 8 housing in the past three years.
- You must not have any outstanding felony convictions for drug-related offenses.
- You must not be a registered sex offender.

Types of Low Income Housing in Bell Gardens, CA

There are a variety of low-income housing options available in Bell Gardens, CA, including:
  • Public Housing: Public housing is owned and operated by your area Housing Authority. Public housing units are rented to low-income households at below-market rates.
  • Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers: Section 8 is a federal program that provides rental assistance to low-income households. Vouchers can be used to rent apartments, townhouses, or single-family homes from private landlords.
  • Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC): LIHTC is a federal program that provides tax credits to developers who build or renovate affordable housing units. LIHTC units are typically rented at below-market rates.
  • Project-Based Section 8: Project-based Section 8 is a federal program that provides rental assistance to low-income households who live in specific apartment buildings or housing developments.
  • Very Low Income Housing Development (VLID): VLID is a federal program that provides grants to states and local governments to fund the development of affordable housing for low-income households.

In addition to these federal programs, there are also a number of state and local programs that provide low-income housing assistance in Bell Gardens, CA. These programs may offer rental assistance, down payment assistance, or other forms of financial assistance to help low-income households afford housing. puts together our list of properties using the above program listings all on one website.

We display monthly rates for the apartments when possible. Most of subsidized apartments base the rent on income, therefore, you will need to contact the apartment directly for rates. We list all pertinent contact information.

HUD Fair Market Rent For Bell Gardens, California - Los Angeles County

Studio Apartments $1,777
One Bedroom Apartments $2,006
Two Bedroom Apartments $2,544
Three Bedroom Apartments $3,263

List of Low Income Housing in or near Bell Gardens, CA

Park View Terrace - Affordable Senior Housing

Park View Terrace - Affordable Senior Housing - Bell Gardens

6728 Clara Street
Bell Gardens, CA - 90201
(562) 928-0348
Park View Terrace is an award-winning 72-unit apartment community built exclusively for seniors. National CORE collaborated with the City of Bell Gardens to create a 5,000 square foot onsite community center that provides educational programs and nutritious lunch opportunities for seniors. Amenities: Close to Bus/ Public Trans Close to Grocery, Shopping and Restaurants Controlled Access Gate Small Dogs Welcome Lush Landscaping with Fountain Area Gazebo Area Laundry Facili...see full details
Los Angeles County

Westminster Court - Lowome Senior  Apartments

Westminster Court - Lowome Senior Apartments - Bell Gardens

6850 Florence Ave
Bell Gardens, CA - 90201
(562) 806-2893
75 senior low income apartments. Developed in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, these communities provide economical alternatives for very-low-income seniors under HUD's Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly program. The rent paid by residents is calculated at 30 percent of their annual adjusted gross income. Westminster Court is located in Bell Gardens, California. The community is located next to the Rio Hondo Bike Path and the Bell Gardens Co...see full details
Los Angeles County
HUD Housing Apartment
Section 8 apartment

Tips for Finding Low-Income Housing in Bell Gardens, CA

  • 1. Check with local social service agencies. Many social service agencies offer affordable housing programs or can provide you with information on affordable housing resources in your area.
  • 2. HUD Exchange: The HUD Exchange website provides information on a variety of federal housing programs, including Section 8 and HOME.
  • 3. National Low Income Housing Coalition: The NLIHC website provides information on affordable housing programs and policies at the national and state levels.

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