Multifamily Housing (WHEDA)

Multifamily Housing projects provide project-based assistance (also known as Section 8 New Construction), financed by the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority (WHEDA), with funding provided by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Multifamily Housing offers affordable apartments, centrally located in the City of Madison, with the following HUD designations:

  • Barrier-Free, wheelchair accessible units for the physically disabled
  • Elderly or disabled designation
  • Two- or three-bedroom family units
The CDA's multifamily housing program consists of the following properties:
Parkside Highrise Apartments
  • Located at 245 S. Park Street
  • 83 units designated by HUD for people who are elderly or disabled
  • Some units provide wheelchair accessibility
Parkside Townhomes
  • Located at 802 - 824 W. Washington Avenue
  • 12 two- and three-bedroom family units
  • Some units are wheelchair accessible
Karabis Apartments
  • Located at 201 S. Park Street
  • 20 units consisting of one-, two-, and three-bedroom barrier-free units
  • Designated by HUD to serve people with physical disabilities
  • Applicants must provide verification of the need for a wheelchair accessible unit

Please visit our Applicants  webpage for information on how to apply for Multifamily Housing, basic eligibility, waiting list information, and income limits.

Last Updated: 04/29/2015


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