The Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)

The Neighborhood Stabilization Program provides single family homes, duplexes, and condominiums as affordable rentals for households earning up to 50% of AMI. The properties were acquired in 2009 & 2010 and are located throughout Bakersfield.

To Qualify:

1) Income must be at or below 50% of the Area Median Income based on family size.

The current Income Limits are as follows:

 

2 Persons 3 Persons 4 Persons 5 Persons 6 Persons
$24,000 $27,000 $29,950 $32,350 $34,750

 

2) Credit and background checks including criminal and landlord references will be done on any family member over the age of 18.

3) The family must have at least 2 persons in the household and the following occupancy standard must be followed:

2-4 Persons – 2 Bedroom
4-6 Persons – 3 Bedroom
6-10 Persons – 4 Bedroom

Rents:

2 Bedroom 3 Bedroom 4 Bedroom
$675 $788 $868

 

 County NSP Contact Info:
Julie Smith, Housing Manager
(661) 861-1129
jsmith@kernha.org 
City NSP Contact Info:
Melissa Byrd
(661) 631-8022
mbyrd@kernha.org