Frequently Asked Questions
How can I apply for the Public Housing and Shoreline Plaza programs?
What are the requirements to apply for Public Housing?
How much can I expect my rent to be?
Rent is generally based on 30% of your monthly income. A security deposit is required at the time of leasing.
What is the approval process?
For applicants who meet the income criteria, credit, criminal, and three-year rental histories (landlord references) will be obtained and verified. Your household income and assets will be verified to determine if you meet the income criteria. Applicants who do not meet our selection criteria will not be approved for housing.
How long will I have to wait once I am on the waiting list?
The amount of waiting time you will be on the waiting list depends on; 1) date and time you applied for housing; 2) anticipated unit availability. Due to these variables, it is difficult to make estimates regarding individual wait times.
What if my information changes while I am on the waiting list?
What sort of amenities do the apartments have?
What do I do if my income changes?
How do I submit a maintenance request?
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