Gum Springs Glen
A Retirement Community for Active Seniors with Moderate
Gum Springs Glen
|Gum Springs Glen, located in the historic Gum Springs area of Fairfax County, offers an exciting concept in affordable retirement living to seniors with moderate incomes. Designed for the active lifestyles of residents, each building features attractively appointed and spacious common areas for entertaining and socializing. Gum Springs Glen with two residential buildings will provide 56 one-bedroom apartments and 4 two-bedroom apartments.|
Gum Springs Glen Features
Courtyard And Outdoor Areas
Location And Community Facilities
Directions To Gum Springs Glen Leasing Office
Gum Springs Glen Leasing Office
From Franconia Road: Drive east to Telegraph Rd; turn left onto Telegraph Rd (VA 611); turn right onto N. Kings Highway (VA-241); turn right onto Richmond Highway (US 1-S) to 7837 Richmond Highway on the left.
From the Capital Beltway: I-495 exit onto Richmond Highway (US 1-S), four miles to 7837 Richmond Highway on the left.
From the Fairfax County Parkway and southern Fairfax County: Drive north on Richmond Highway (US 1-N), past Sherwood Hall Lane to 7837 Richmond Highway on the right.
Rent And Income Requirements
Gum Springs Glen*
|Minimum Household Income at Initial Eligibility||Maximum Household Income at Initial Eligibility||No Maximum Continued Occupancy Income Limits per 24CFR Section 42 LIHTC|
|Unit Size||% MSA||Income||Household Size||40% MSA**||50% MSA|
* Of Gum Springs Glen's 56 one-bedroom units, up to six of them
(based on availability) may be offered to qualified residents
of the neighboring Gum Springs community. Minimum Income for
these units is $12,500 and the maximum income is based on 30%
MSA: 1 Person = $22,600 and 2 Persons = $25,800. In addition,
up to six units may be subsidized by a private nonprofit to
assist very low income seniors.
** The 40% of MSA income limit is set by VHDA and is published on www.vhda.com. The 50% of MSA income limit for the Federal Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) Program is set by HUD and is published on www.huduser.org.
- Special Priority: Six units reserved for persons who live in Gum Springs
- First Priority: Persons who live and/or work in Fairfax County
- Second Priority: Persons who have immediate family residing in Fairfax County
- Third Priority: Other applicants who do not meet the above criteria
Resident Selection Criteria
Gum Springs Glen is operated under a special tax credit program which requires residents to meet the following criteria:
- 62 years or older at time of application
- Income between the minimum and maximum requirements*
- Resident must be able to cover their rent X 12 months on their own and support can be used to make the difference between this amount and the income limit above if needed
*Persons with Housing Choice Vouchers will be considered. Qualifying income may also include regular contributions from family or other sources.
Additional Eligibility Requirements For All Applicants Are Determined By:
- Credit Check
- Criminal Record Check
- Landlord References(s)
For Further Information:
- CALL: 703-780-9072
- Fax: 703-780-6298
- Hearing impaired persons, please call TTY: 703-385-3578
- Or Visit The Leasing Office
Gum Springs Glen retirement community is conveniently located on Route 1 near the shopping center where seniors with moderate incomes may pursue their active lifestyles. Creating a residential community that enhances the quality of life for senior citizens is our goal.
Gum Springs Glen has been designed with amenities and services that support independent living, while offering a sense of security and peace of mind. We are committed to providing affordable housing which meets the needs of the residents.
Gum Springs Glen is an innovative residential alternative providing secure, affordable and comfortable retirement living within a caring environment.