Low Income Housing Tax Credits & Senior Housing in Maryland, 2019

MaineHousing allocates points for senior housing in the 2019 Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP). 

Accessibility - Up to 12 points

One (1) point for each accessible unit for persons with mobility impairments in the

Project that exceeds the minimum number of such units required by applicable

federal and state accessibility laws and meets the requirements for a Type A unit

under ANSI Standard A117.1-2009 up to the maximum points by project type below.


Senior Housing Projects - 12 points

Other Projects - 6 points


Housing Need - Up to 5 points

Points are based on the need for the type of housing in the area where it is located as



Senior Housing Projects located in the following Service Center Communities:

Auburn Falmouth Saco Augusta Freeport Sanford Bangor Kittery Scarborough Bath Lewiston South Portland Biddeford Portland Waterville Brunswick Old Orchard Beach Westbrook - 5 points


Brewer Kennebunk Skowhegan Bridgton Madawaska Topsham Camden Presque Isle Van Buren Caribou Rockland Windham Ellsworth Rumford - 3 points


Bar Harbor Gardiner Norway Belfast Hermon Oxford Bethel Houlton Pittsfield Blue Hill Lincoln Rangeley Damariscotta Mexico Rockport Dexter Millinocket Wiscasset Farmington Mount Desert - 1 point

Contributed By: 
National Housing Trust

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