Rent Calculations

Unit rent is based on one of three calculations at Hilltop

  1. SPRAC (Senior Preservation Rental Assistance Contract) Subsidy
    • There are 76 units funded under our SPRAC contract with HUD. The income limit to qualify for SPRAC is currently $31,650 for one person and $36,150 for a two-person household. Under SPRAC a resident pays 30% of his/her income for rent.
  2. Project-based Seattle Housing vouchers
    • Hilltop has 30 SHA vouchers. The tenant pays 30% of his/her income for rent. The current income limit to qualify for a SHA voucher is $19,400.
  3. Seattle Market rate
    • The remaining 18 apartments rent for 60% of HUD market median income, currently $1,008 for a one bedroom and $942 for a studio.

Prospective tenants applying for residency at Hilltop House must: