Maudelle Miller Shirek Community

New construction of 87 affordable homes and community-serving commercial space.
A link to: 2925 Adeline St., Berkeley, CA 94703

The pre-application period for the waitlist for Maudelle Miller Shirek Community is now closed. If you submitted a rental pre-application by the deadline of Monday, February 12, 2024 at 5pm (PST), you will receive an email or postcard by March 1, 2024, informing you of your result from the lottery for the waitlist.

Please note that we received over 9,700 applications for the waitlist. For other housing opportunities with RCD, please click A link to: here.

Please do not call Resources for Community Development for information about your application.

Maudelle Miller Shirek Community is an affordable rental community under construction in Berkeley, CA. Construction started in February 2022 and we anticipate completion in Spring 2024.

The new 100% affordable housing community is centrally located across the street from the Ashby BART station. This transit-rich mixed-use community is close to shopping, schools, dining, and jobs.

Apartment Mix: 87 apartments consisting of 18 studios, 21 one-bedrooms, 26 2-bedrooms, and 22 3-bedrooms.

Amenities: The building will be 6 stories tall with 5 floors of residential above community-serving commercial space which will be occupied by A link to: Healthy Black Families, a South Berkeley-based nonprofit. The property will include a community room with a full kitchen, landscaped courtyard, automobile and bike parking, on-site property management, and supportive services programming.

Resources for Community Development (RCD) and the John Stewart Company follow all reasonable accommodation laws and regulations as provided for in the Federal Fair Housing Act and California’s Fair Employment and Housing Act.

John Stewart Company BRE 00654505


Maximum Income Table

Please refer to the income limits (subject to change) and rents (subject to change) listed below for the available units. Minimum and maximum occupancy per unit type is also shown below; Berkeley Housing Authority occupancy limits differ from the units without Project-Based Section 8

These income limits and rents are effective 5/15/23 and are adjusted annually by the CA Tax Credit Allocation Committee.

Maudelle Miller Shirek Community Number of Apartments Rent Income Limits based on the number of people in your household
1 person 2 people 3 people 4 people 5 people 6 people 7 people 8 people
Studio Apartment (20% AMI*) PBV** Section 8 NPLH*** 2 30% of income $20,720 $23,680
Studio Apartment (30% AMI) PBV Section 8 NPLH 2 30% of income $31,080 $35,520
Studio Apartment (30% AMI) PBV Section 8 2 30% of income $31,080 $35,520
Studio Apartment (50% AMI)  7 $1,192  $51,800 $59,200
Studio Apartment (60% AMI)  5 $1,442 $62,160  $71,040
1 Bedroom Apartment (20% AMI) PBV Section 8 NPLH 3 30% of Income $20,720  $23,680  $26,640  $29,580
1 Bedroom Apartment (30% AMI) PBV Section 8 NPLH 4 30% of Income $31,080  $35,520  $39,960  $44,370
1 Bedroom Apartment (30% AMI) 1 30% of Income $31,080  $35,520  $39,960 
1 Bedroom Apartment (50% AMI)  5 $1,252 $51,800  $59,200  $66,600 
1 Bedroom Apartment (60% AMI)  8 $1,520 $62,160  $71,040  $79,920 
2 Bedroom Apartment (30% AMI) PBV Section 8 NPLH 1 30% of Income $31,080  $35,520  $39,960 $44,370 $47,940 $51,480
2 Bedroom Apartment (30% AMI) PBV Section 8  5 30% of Income $31,080  $35,520  $39,960 $44,370 $47,940 $51,480
2 Bedroom Apartment (50% AMI)  7 $1,492 $51,800  $59,200  $66,600  $73,950 $79,900
2 Bedroom Apartment (60% AMI)  12 $1,814 $62,160  $71,040  $79,920 $88,740 $95,800
2 Bedroom Apartment STAFF UNIT  1
3 Bedroom Apartment (30% AMI) PBV Section 8  2 $30% of Income $31,080  $35,520  $39,960 $44,370 $47,940 $51,480 $55,020 $58,590
3 Bedroom Apartment (30% AMI)  3 $978 $31,080  $35,520  $39,960 $44,370 $47,940 $51,480 $55,020
3 Bedroom Apartment (50% AMI)  9 $1,720 $51,800  $59,200  $66,600  $73,950 $79,900 $85,800 $91,700
3 Bedroom Apartment (60% AMI)  8 $2,092 $62,160  $71,040  $79,920 $88,740 $95,880 $102,960 $110,040

*AMI = Area Median Income
**PBV = Project-Based Vouchers
***NPLH = No Place Like Home 

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