The Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency (MDHA) is now accepting online-only applications for Edgefield Manor, an elderly and disabled property, on a first-come, first-served basis from noon Dec. 20, 2022, to 3 p.m. Jan. 10, 2023. Anyone currently on the waiting list for Edgefield Manor will need to reapply.

In order to qualify for elderly and disabled housing, the head of household must be at least 62 years old or have a documented disability.

Ready to Apply?

Click “Apply Now” below for a direct link to the application for Edgefield Manor. The online-only application can be submitted 24 hours a day during the open application period. The application is simple and takes approximately 10 minutes to complete. Applicants will need to register a new unique username and password and have a valid email address. Once an application is submitted, applicants will receive an email confirming that the application was submitted successfully.

Edgefield Manor is located at 525 Shelby Ave. in East Nashville and features studio and one-bedroom apartments. Applicants interested in Edgefield Manor who are in need of assistance may call the management office at 615-252-3713 (choose option 3 when prompted) between noon and 3 p.m. Dec. 20, 2022. Assistance is currently limited to phone calls in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Applicants may also visit public libraries to access a computer. All Nashville Public Library locations have reopened for in-person services. While face coverings are no longer required, they are strongly encouraged for both vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals while inside Metro buildings, including Nashville Public Library.

MDHA will open the waiting list for one more elderly and disabled property this week. Each property has its own waiting list, so applicants interested in both properties will need to fill out two online applications.

Madison Towers is located at 591 N. Dupont Ave. in Madison and features one-bedroom apartments.

The waiting list will be open from noon Dec. 22, 2022, until 3 p.m. Jan. 12, 2023.

Applicants interested in Madison Towers who are in need of assistance may call the management office at 615-252-3728 (choose option 3 when prompted) between noon and 3 p.m. Dec. 22, 2022.

MDHA does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, color, national origin, religion, disability or any other legally protected status in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services, or activities. For assistance with language interpretation or other accommodation or service, call 615-252-8599. For other questions, call 615-252-8464.