French Bay Cottages are an 8-unit complex located on beautiful Strawberry Lane in Clayton, New York. The units were all fully rehabilitated and updated in 2020. The units are individual cottages designated for the elderly, who are income eligible who can no longer care for their home, but are not ready to enter an elderly/disabled housing complex. . Your freedom and independence are in tact as you would be living in your own home, just on a smaller scale.
Presently our income limits are as follows:
- Two Units:
- $24,300 for one person
- $27,800 for two people
- Six Units:
- $38,850 for one person
- $44,400 for two people
- Electric Stove
- Washer & Dryer in each unit
- Parking is provided next to each cottage
- Mail is delivered to your deck
- Grocery & Prescription Delivery is available
- Meals on Wheels Program
- Refuse Removal & Snow Removal
- Lawn Care
- Call for Aid
- Cable TV & Telephone hook-ups
- Fire Alarm System
French Bay Cottages are considered “Affordable Housing.” This means that as long as you are elderly and/or disabled and income eligible (your annual income is less then the income limits), your rent would be $575 per month.
Incomes include: Gross Social Security, SSI, Pensions, income from assets, Annuities, Rental Income, VA Pensions, Wages, Worker’s Compensation, Disability, etc.
Income from Assets include: Interest or Dividends earned from a Checking or Savings Account, CD’s, IRA’s, Stocks & Bonds, Credit Union Accounts and Real Estate (home, property, etc.).
Water and sewer costs are included in the monthly rent, however, heat and electricity are not. The cottages are heated with a propane furnace and hot water baseboards. You are responsible for propane expenses, as well as electricity. Each cottage is metered separately and you are only billed for your usage.
For more information, please contact:
Amelia (Kate) Boyle
office:315-686-4386 x 2 cell: 315-775-3325
912 Strawberry Lane, Clayton NY 13624