LOW-INCOME SENIORS CAN APPLY FOR SUBSIZIDED VALLEY HOUSING.
Byline: Mary Vose Daily News Staff Writer
If you are 62 years or older with an income no greater than $17,950 and pay half of your adjusted gross for rent, you may be eligible for a one-bedroom, federally subsidized apartment in Sherman Oaks.
Also eligible are people in that income bracket Noun 1. income bracket - a category of taxpayers based on the amount of their income
income tax bracket, tax bracket
bracket - a category falling within certain defined limits
income bracket n → who are disabled and 50 or older, or couples who have one individual in one of these categories and a combined income of $20,500 or less.
The Sherman Oaks Senior Housing Project, 14567 Dickens St., just south of Ventura Boulevard Ventura Boulevard is one of the primary east-west thouroughfares in the San Fernando Valley; as it was originally a part of the El Camino Real (the trail between Spanish missions), Ventura Boulevard is the oldest route in the San Fernando Valley. It was also U.S. , is expected to be ready for occupancy by May 1. The location is near stores, movie theaters and MTA (1) (Message Transfer Agent or Mail Transfer Agent) The store and forward part of a messaging system. See messaging system.
(2) See M Technology Association.
1. (messaging) MTA - Message Transfer Agent. bus service.
The complex is brand new and has 82 rental units. Of these, 73 are one-bedroom apartments and nine are one-bedroom units for wheelchair users. Each apartment is fully carpeted and equipped with miniblinds and a complete kitchen including range, oven and refrigerator.
The complex has a common laundry facility. Indoor recreation facilities will include a multipurpose mul·ti·pur·pose
Designed or used for several purposes: a multipurpose room; multipurpose software.
Adjective room, an arts-and-crafts room, and landscaped patio areas.
The project is owned and developed by the Sherman Oaks Senior Citizen Housing Corp. and managed by Menorah menorah
Multibranched candelabra used by Jews during the festival of Hanukkah. It holds nine candles (or has nine receptacles for oil). Eight of the candles stand for the eight days of Hanukkah—one is lit the first day, two the second, and so on. Housing Foundation, a nonprofit agency of the Jewish Federation A Jewish Federation is a confederation of various Jewish social agencies, volunteer programs, educational bodies, and related organizations, found within most cities in North America that host a viable Jewish community. Council of Greater Los Angeles Los Angeles (lôs ăn`jələs, lŏs, ăn`jəlēz'), city (1990 pop. 3,485,398), seat of Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1850. . It is funded by the federal department of Housing and Urban Development and the city's Community Redevelopment Agency.
The complex falls under HUD's Section 8 program for federally assisted rentals. In that program, residents pay rent equal to approximately 30 percent of their entire income, including Social Security. The federal government subsidizes the rest of the fair-market rent price.
The resident also receives a monthly allowance for the cost of utilities.
Those already renting under HUD Hud (hd), a pre-Qur'anic prophet of Islam. Hud unsuccessfully exhorted his South Arabian people, the Ad, to worship the One God. Section 8 are not eligible. Applications must be postmarked by midnight Jan. 28. The date received does not affect eligibility as long as the postmark deadline is met.
Applications can be picked up at the San Fernando Valley San Fernando Valley
Valley, southern California, U.S. Northwest of central Los Angeles, the valley is bounded by the San Gabriel, Santa Susana, and Santa Monica mountains and the Simi Hills. centers listed below between Jan. 8 and 28:
Bernardi Senior Center, 6514 Sylmar Ave., Van Nuys; (818) 781-1101.
East Valley Multipurpose Senior Center, 5000 Colfax Ave., North Hollywood; (818) 766-5165.
Northeast Valley Senior Multipurpose Center, 11300 Glenoaks Blvd., Pacoima; (818) 834-6100.
Valley Senior Services & Resource Center, 18255 Victory Blvd., Reseda; (818) 705-2345.
West Valley Jewish Community Center, 22622 Vanowen St., West Hills; (818) 587-3300.
Independent Living Center, 14354 Haynes St., Van Nuys; (818) 988-9525.
Mid Valley Senior Center, 14450 Valerio St., Van Nuys; (818) 785-8488.
North Valley Jewish Community Center, 16601 Rinaldi St., Granada Hills; (818) 360-2211.
Valley Storefront, 12821 Victory Blvd., North Hollywood; (818) 984-1380.
Wilkinson Senior Center, 8956 Van Alden Ave., Northridge; (818) 701-1001.
Valley Cities Jewish Community Center, 13164 Burbank Blvd., Sherman Oaks; (818) 786-6310.
People who live outside the San Fernando Valley should contact their City Council district office to obtain their applications.
Applications are to be mailed to the Menorah Housing Foundation Management Company, P.O. Box 1975, Beverly Hills Beverly Hills, city (1990 pop. 31,971), Los Angeles co., S Calif., completely surrounded by the city of Los Angeles; inc. 1914. The largely residential city is home to many motion-picture and television personalities. , Calif. 90213-0793.
Those eligible will receive a letter and a lottery number for a drawing scheduled for 9 a.m. March 15 at the Sherman Oaks-Van Nuys Senior Center. You do not have to be present to win.
Those not eligible will receive a letter stating the reasons why and will have 14 days from the date of the letter to reply in writing.