Income restrictions apply. 1-bed, 1 bath Shires Housing apartment in downtown Bennington now available until filled. This second-floor unit features private entrance, large, open living space, lots of bright sky lights, and cute built-in bench and coat rack. Heat, hot water, snow and trash removal are all included in rent. 1 cat is allowed with an additional $100 pet deposit, no pet dogs. No smoking is allowed on the property.
INCOME RESTRICTIONS: Rent is set, below market rate. This unit is designated for households making below 80% of the area median income, for example, the maximum for a 2-person household is $54,850. Applicants must be able to afford the rent sustainably, i.e. rent shouldn't be significantly more than 30-40% of monthly income unless the applicant has a Section 8 voucher.
APPLY: To apply, download and complete our application at shireshousing.org/apply/.
First month's rent and security deposit are required. We complete a full background check and credit check of all applicants (great credit is not required).
Please note, while Shires Housing advertises availability, we may have applicants eligible for this unit on our waitlist. Until a unit is accepted by an eligible applicant, Shires will continue advertising as vacant. Call or email us to find out more about what to expect when you apply.