Affordable Housing

Seniors in Liberty City have a new affordable place to call home.

Tuscany Cove located at 5900 NW Seventh Ave. in Miami held its grand opening on Monday, Nov. 18.

This new development offers 160 units of affordable housing for residents age 55 and over. Rental rates for a one bedroom start at $844 per month.

The property features one- and two-bedroom apartments with nine-foot ceilings and ample closet space. Amenities include covered parking, security surveillance and washers and dryers for each unit. It also features a fitness center, a media and recreation room, and computer room/library. Miami-Dade County contributed $3.3 million of surtax funds toward the construction.

County Commissioner Audrey Edmonson, Miami Mayor Francis Suarez and members from the Talcocy Economic Development Corp. attended the grand opening event.

For information, seniors may call 866-473-3198.

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