Cottages at Cypress - Affordable Senior Living
Cottages at Cypress will be a twenty-five unit, single-story affordable housing project for seniors earning 50% or less of the Area Median Income. The project will achieve multiple green building certifications, including LEED for Homes - Platinum. Cottages at Cypress will be located at 330 Cypress in Fort Bragg, CA. Construction began in May of 2013 and will be complete by January 2014. Accepted applicants will be able to move in during February 2014.
Plans & Room Sizes
Tis project will have eighteen one-bedroom units with an average of 583 square feet, and seven two-bedroom units with an average of 849 square feet. For floor plans, elevations and square footages, click here.
Applications & Interest List
You may submit your contact information to the Interest List by filling out the online form. Once applications become available in early 2014, everyone on the Interest List will receive an application via mail.
To be eligible to live at Cottages at Cypress, you must be 62 years of age or over and meet certain income-level restrictions. Income levels are measured as a percentage of AMI, the Area Median Income. Tenants must have an income level at or less than a certain percentage of AMI. Click here to view the current 2012 AMI levels and rents to give you an idea of the restrictions. The final AMI levels and corresponding rents have not yet been finalized. They are subject to change.
Cottages at Cypress is made possible through a unique collaboration between Danco Communities, Community Revitalization & Development Corporation, Danco Builders Northwest, USDA Rural Development, the California Tax Credit Allocation Committee, and the City of Fort Bragg.