Valley Affordable Housing Corp

Hancock Estates

Hancock Estates, located on Hancock Street in Tiverton RI, is a 50-unit development financed under the HUD Section 202 program. These apartments are one bedroom only with a limited number of wheelchair accessible units. Hancock Estates is a two-story building with units measuring approximately 540 square feet. Heat and hot water are included; residents will be responsible for paying for their electricity, however they will receive an allowance to help defray this expense. Phone service and cable TV will be the financial responsibility of the residents.

Income eligibility is based on the total gross household income.  At least one household member must be 62 years of age or older.

We need copies of ID, Social Security Cards and Birth Certificates in order to accept the application. Applicants may be declined due to negative credit history, criminal history, or a negative landlord reference; applicants must provide at least 5 years of landlord history. Our Resident Selection policy is available at our office that included additional specific eligibility requirements and is available upon request.

If you would like to apply to live at Hancock Estates, please contact us for an application packet and the additional forms required and return them to Hancock Estates 345 Hancock Street Tiverton, RI 02878. Following a preliminary determination regarding your eligibility you will be notified by mail of the results. If you appear to be eligible you will be placed on the appropriate wait list and notified when we anticipate having an apartment for you. If you have any questions or require assistance applying for an apartment at Hancock Estates, please contact us (401)-624-1673


Landscaped Grounds with walking paths
Community Room
Three Inside Laundry Rooms
Resident Storage Space
Indoor Mail Center
Indoor Trash Disposal
Ample Resident and Visitor Parking
On-Site Management Office
24 Hour Emergency Maintenance Service
Close to Shopping
Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic
Annual Flu Shot Clinic
Transportation to Shopping, Post Office, Pharmacy, Bank
Provided by the Tiverton Senior Center

Hancock Estates pre-rental application (this will open a PDF in a new window.)