Cypress Gardens

Cypress Gardens Sign

Cypress Gardens is one of the Housing Authority’s oldest public senior housing facilities and is home for low-income persons whose backgrounds span the globe. In addition to an inviting rose-dappled courtyard with park benches and a large recreation room, residents also have access to the Cypress Senior Center right next door.


Year Completed: 1984

Development Type: 125 units; Senior Housing; New construction

Population Served: Seniors with a minimum age requirement of 55

Unit Mix: 125 units (111 one-bedroom units, 14 two-bedroom units)

Financing: 100% HUD financed

Architect: Marvin Bamburg Associates

Total Rehabilitation Cost: $6,977,803

Rental Assistance: Tax-credit project with Project-Based Section 8 voucher program assistance.

Income Requirements: Households must be within the 50% category of the Section 8/Public Housing Income Limits.

Pets: No pets are allowed.

Smoking: No smoking is allowed in the apartments, grounds or common areas. Smokers must exit the property to smoke.