630 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 440-1390
www.shra.org

ELDERLY-ONLY PUBLIC HOUSING

PROPERTY LOCATION

Downtown and midtown Sacramento and Del Paso.

PROPERTY DESCRIPTION

The Housing Authority owns several one-bedroom apartment complexes that are specifically designated for elderly (aged 62 and older) residents. In order to apply, someone in the household must be 62 or older. Many sites are gated. All of these sites have community rooms and elevators.

Accessible units are available in some locations.

SHRA properties are non-smoking facilities.

SHRA conducts FBI criminal backgrounds and credit screenings on all adult applicants.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How much is the rent?
The rent amount is based on your income. Rent and utilities are calculated to be about 30 percent of your income.

What are the income requirements to live here?
Families must be low income: Since all the units are one bedroom, they will accommodate a family of two persons, at the most. Exceptions may be granted as a reasonable accommodation. The total gross annual household income must not be more than the following amounts for your family size:

1 Person 2 Person
$44,900 $51,300
Is the waiting list first come, first served?
No. Families of the same priority will be served in order based on the date/time their application was received. Priority is given to families that:
  • are homeless with services
  • are homeless
  • have a U.S. Veteran in the household
  • have been displaced by federal government action

Do I have to accept the first unit offered to me?
No. You will be offered units at two locations. You must accept one of these or be withdrawn from the waiting list.

Can I receive a tenant-based voucher if I live here?
No. Public Housing is a different housing program from the Housing Choice Voucher program. If you want a voucher, you may apply to the Housing Choice Voucher program when it is open.

To submit an application for this property, click here