Rent Calculations

The rent limits shown include utility allowances. See Section 8, Existing Housing Allowances for Tenant-furnished Utilities and Other Services, for the utility company where project is located. Also, please note the unit types (i.e. garden apartment, 1 and 2 family row house, apartment, etc.). Utility allowances must be subtracted from the rents shown to arrive at base rents charged to tenants.

Calculating Rents

When calculating HOME Program rents, use the lower of rents between the HOME rents and the Section 8 FMR for the Newburgh, NY-PA PMSA. The following table denotes the most current HUD approved rents for Orange County factoring in the Section 8 FMR where appropriate. The U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development annually publishes HOME Program rents.

NY MBA

Low Home Rent Limit
High Home Rent Limit
730 784
782 922
938 1,128
1,084 1,375
1,210 1,473
1,335 1,653
1,459 1,791

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Fair Market Rent
50% Rent Limit
65% Rent Limit
784 730 929
922 782 997
1,128 938 1,198
1,383 1,084 1,375
1,473 1,210 1,515
1,694 1,335 1,653
1,915 1,459 1,791