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Renting an MPDU
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Moderately Priced Dwelling Units (MPDUs) Available for Rent (Last updated May 12, 2017)


Unit Bedroom Size / Number of Units Available Date Available Contact

What are the monthly rents for an MPDU?

MPDU rents are based on a formula in the MPDU law. As of July 11, 2016 MPDU rents are as follows:

Studio / Efficiency $955
One bedroom $1,090
One bedroom + Den $1,160
Two bedroom $1,230
Two bedroom + Den $1,300
Three bedroom $1,365

These rents apply to units for which rental contracts are written after the July 11, 2016 effective date.  Rents may not be increased until existing lease terms expire. Rockville Landlord-Tenant law requires that tenants, including tenants holding over be provided with a ninety-day (90) written notice of a rent increase.

How can I apply for a rental unit?

Once a Certificate of Eligibility is issued by the City, individuals should contact the property’s leasing agents directly to fill out an application for a rental unit. All lease agreements are established between the individual and the property management.

Where are rental MPDUs located?

The map and table below show the locations of all rental apartments in the City of Rockville with MPDUs. It is the responsibility of the prospective renter to contact the rental agency to inquire about possible openings. To use the map, click on a colored property to open its pop-up window, then click the right arrow to find out more information.

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Location of MPDU Apartments


Phone Number

The Galvan

1750 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD

Bainbridge Shady Grove Metro

15955 N. Frederick Road
Rockville, MD


Post at Falls Grove

102 Fallsgrove Blvd
Rockville, MD


Camden at Falls Grove

719 Fallsgrove Drive
Rockville, MD


Crest at Congressional Plaza

1620 E. Jefferson Street
Rockville, MD


Fenestra at Town Square

20 Maryland Avenue
Rockville, MD


Residences at Congressional Village

198 Halpine Road
Rockville, MD


Huntington at King Farm

801 Elmcroft Blvd.
Rockville, MD


Rollins Ridge

130 Rollins Avenue
Rockville, MD


Westchester at Rockville Station

100 1St Street
Rockville, MD


The Alaire

1101 Higgins Place
Rockville, MD


Gables Upper Rock

70 Upper Rock Circle
Rockville, MD


The Terano

5720 Fisher Lane
Rockville, MD 

The Upton

44 Maryland Avenue
Rockville, MD


How are rent increases calculated?

In June of each year, the City calculates new rental rates based on the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Area Median Income (AMI) for the current year.

Is there a special provision for senior citizens to get priority to rent MPDUs?

At some developments people over age 55 may be given priority over other persons during the initial lease-up of units.

Can Housing Choice Vouchers be used towards rental payments in MPDUs?

Housing Choice Vouchers, formerly known as Section 8 rental certificates, can be used towards rental payments for an MPDU apartment. Housing Choice Vouchers must be issued by Rockville Housing Enterprises to be used in the City of Rockville. You should contact Rockville Housing Enterprises about using a voucher in an MPDU rental.