The Town of Secaucus hereby announces that 38-1 bedroom affordable housing units will be available for rent at the XChange at Secaucus Junction, 3000-5000 Riverside Station (building K), Secaucus, New Jersey. The housing is under development by Fraternity Meadows, LLC and is available for low- and moderate-income households. Fraternity Meadows of Secaucus is located off the New County Road Extension next to the railway transfer station at the 15X exit of the New Jersey Turnpike.

 

The affordable housing available includes affordable rents, from $431.00 to $827.00 and includes 38-1 bedroom units which are age-restricted. Age-restricted housing is limited to those families where the head of household is 55 or older. Heat, cooking, hot water, and electricity are paid by the tenant. Interested households will be required to submit an application and income documentation, and pass a credit check in order to qualify. The maximum household incomes permitted are $48,217 for a one-person household and $55,105 for a two-person household. Once certified, households will be matched to affordable units through a lottery system. All successful applicants will be required to demonstrate the ability to pay a security deposit ( one and one half months rent) and first month's rent and agree to maintain the units as the family's primary residence.

Applications are available at the Secaucus Housing Authority, the Secaucus Library, Municipal Building and Hudson County Dept. of Human Services. Applications can also be requested via mail by calling the leased Housing Corporation at (201) 867-5902. Applications will be accepted until Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 and there is a $50.00 fee (money order/bank check, no personal checks) for a police and credit background check. Applications must be post-marked and mailed by 2/28/2018 to Affordable Housing Board, 700 County Avenue, Secaucus, NJ 07094. No Drop-offs.

Visit www.njhousiug.gov or call 1-877-428-8844 for more affordable housing opportunities. Although any income eligible households may apply, residents and workers of Hudson, Bergen, Passaic and Sussex Counties will be selected before residents of other counties or states.

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