Final 2012 FMRs Released

New rates effective October 1, 2011 FY 2012
Fourteen counties go up, seven go down

Proposed FY2012 FMRsOn September 30, 2011, HUD published the Final Fair Market Rents for the Housing
Choice Voucher Program and Moderate Rehabilitation Single Room Occupancy Program Fiscal Year 2012
in the Federal Register. The new Fair Market Rents are effective on October 1, 2011.

There were no changes from the proposed levels that we reported on in an August 21st post.

  • Cape May increased by 13.8%.
  • Atlantic, Bergen, Cumberland, Essex, Hudson, Mercer, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Sussex, Union and Warren also had increases.
  • Hunterdon, Middlesex, Somerset decreased by 8.6%.
  • More modest decreases occurred in Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem.

For more information click here for the notice in the Federal Register.

Click here for a summary table of the new FMR’s and the changes from 2011.

Click here to view the FY2012 FMR’s by county.