Somerset Place

Somerset Place, a Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) property, is accepting applications. The property features affordable one bedroom apartments for those individuals who are 55 years of age and older. The property includes a community room, auditorium, exercise area, coin-op laundry machines on each floor, and on-site reserved parking.

The property has the following admission preference which increases an applicant’s position on the wait list and will later be verified by the Housing Authority as part of the Pre-Move-In Process: Currently meets HUD definition of homelessness, displacement, or other special needs.

Apply Online
Somerset Place Application
Somerset Place Project Based Application
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Rents are restricted by income and include electric, heat, domestic hot water, sewer, water, and internet access.

To qualify, applicants’ yearly income must fall below the pre-determined yearly income limit. Please see the chart below to see how this applies to your household. Note that tenant-based vouchers will be accepted.

Income Limits
Category 1 Person 2 Person
50% AMI $30,150 $34,450
60% AMI $36,180 $41,3400
Current Somerset LIHTC Rent Rates
Category 1 BR
50% AMI $807
60% AMI $969
Project Based Voucher Income Limits for 1 BR
Category 1 Person 2 People
PBV $18,100 $20,700

Rent amount is 30% of gross adjusted income.
*Note these vouchers remain with the unit - tenants cannot take them to another property.*

If you or anyone in your family is a person with disabilities, and you require a specific accommodation in order to fully utilize our programs and services, please contact Brewer Housing Authority at 989-7890.