Seabury Heights

We hope this section helps answer a few of the questions you may have.  If you have a question not covered in this section, or if you would like more information, please call Seabury Heights at (508) 756-2521.  We look forward to hearing from you!  

Q:  What type of housing is Seabury Heights?  Is it low income housing?

A: Yes.  Seabury Heights is a subsidized housing community for seniors age of 62 & over and individuals with disabilities.  There are two programs available to residents, Section 8 and Tax Credit, depending on income.

Q:  Who pays the remainder of rent?

A:  The remainder of the rent is paid in the form of a subsidy.  If a resident qualifies for a subsidy, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), a U.S. government agency, will pay the remainder of the rent.

Q:  What does the rent include?

A: The rent includes heat and hot water. Residents’ are responsible for their own electricity.

Q:  Is there a lease?

A:  Yes, there is a one-year lease, but we understand the necessity of unanticipated move-outs.

Q:  How many apartments are there?

A:  Seabury Heights has 302 apartments.

Q:  How big are the apartments?

A:  One bedroom apartments are 500 square feet; two bedroom apartments are 800 square feet.

Q:  How do I get started with the move in process?

A:  Simply fill out an application completely, sign it and mail it to the address on application.

Q:  Is there a waiting list for residency?

A:  Yes, currently Seabury Heights has a waiting list.  Please call for the approximate waiting time.

Q:  Is there a Security Deposit required?

A: Yes. The security deposit is equal to one month’s rent.

Q:  Are pets allowed?

A: Yes. Seabury Heights welcomes you to bring your small pet along with you.  There is a limit of one animal per apartment and dogs can not to exceed 25 pounds.

Q:  Is there additional storage space available?

A:  There is no additional storage available, however, each apartment offers some storage space.

Q:  Is there an elevator?

A: Yes, there are 2 elevators in each building.

Q:  Is parking available?

A: Yes there are resident only spaces as well as visitor spaces.

Q:  Are there any activities for the elderly?

A: Yes. Seabury Heights’ has a full time Resident Security Coordinator on staff. The RSC has many planned activities.

Q:  Are there on-site laundry facilities?

A: Yes, each building has a laundry room on the first floor.