the NHP FOUNDATION Preserves
afforable housing in THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Benning Heights Apartments
Affordable Living in the Nation’s Capital

Benning Heights Apartments is a 148-unit all brick, garden style walkup apartment community. The property is made up of: one, two and three-bedroom units, all spread over 24, two-story buildings. Amenities at this community include all electric units, central air conditioning, garbage disposals, on-site laundry facility, playground, on-site security, and off-street parking. Benning Heights is located just minutes from DC’s public transportation system making it an ideal home for commuters.

Total cost
$ 13,327,278

Benning Heights is comprised of 54 one-bedroom units, 84 two-bedroom units, and 10 three-bedroom units. The Property is covered 100% by a US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Housing Assistance Payment Contract that will run for 19 years. The Property also has a HUD owned Mortgage Restructuring Note on it from its redevelopment in 1984.

Secured financing and funding for this project included:

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NHPF’s diverse income and rent structure provides housing for a range of households from low to moderate income. Notwithstanding income levels, the same level of amenities and access to our services is offered to all residents.

Benning Heights Apartments is just one example of how NHPF’s commitment to affordable housing has helped American families. For more information on NHPF’s properties, please visit