Council to consider four subsidized housing projects Wednesday

The Nomad apartments proposed for located at 5620 N. Interstate Ave.

Property tax breaks to support the construction of 32 affordable apartments under Portland's inclusionary housing policy are scheduled to be considered by the City Council on Wednesday.

The apartments are in four different buildings scheduled for construction. The tax breaks are intended to ensure that lower-income households spend no more more than 30 percent of their monthly income on housing. Eligible households must earn no more than 60 or 80 percent of the area median family income (MFI), depending on the projects.