Income Limits

Applicants’ income cannot exceed the following, as of January 1, 2024, these amounts were as follows:

1 Person 2 Persons
$65,750 $75,150


All applicants for Stern Village and Stern Center (Congregate) are subject to background screenings. Screenings includes landlord references, a national credit, a national criminal background check and an interview.  Applicants that make it through our screening process, will be put a Wait List. (The Wait List for Stern Village is based on a Lottery.)

The THA will verify income and other applicant information. False information submitted on applications will lead to permanent rejection. If you are rejected, you will receive a letter stating why.

Application for Stern Village

Housing Notice


All pre-applications must be postmarked by March 29th, 2024, or the first 125 pre-applications. Pre-applications received postmarked after March 29th, 2024, or after the first 125 applications, will be rejected.  No applications will be accepted by hand delivery, facsimile, e-mail, or any other electronic transmission. Only ONE pre-application will be accepted for each prospective household. Duplicate pre-applications and incomplete applications will be rejected. Efficiency and one-bedroom units only.

Rent calculation is based on 30% of adjusted monthly income. Tenants cannot pay lower than the base rent

If you need services or information in a language other than English, in connection with this application process, please contact Jacqueline at 203-261-5740 X1. If you are hearing impaired, you may call TTD/TTY 711 for assistance.

Para una traduccion en espanol por favor llame Jacqueline at 203-261-5740 X1

Lottery Drawing for Stern Village

A random lottery was completed as of June 4th, 2024. 

Application for Stern Center – Congregate

Applications for the Congregate are taken all year long. Once you are screened and meet the criteria, you will be put on a Wait List.

Click here to apply for Stern Center – Congregate