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Armitage Commons
3720 W Armitage Ave
Chicago, IL 60647-3662

Phone: (773) 489-1126

Eligibility
Requirements:
  • Multifamily or elderly (62+)
  • accepts section 8
Unit Description:
  • 1,2,3,4 Bedroom
Waitlist/Units Available: Waitlist open for 1bedroom only (62+)

How to Apply:
  • Call (773) 489-1126
  • They will mail out application card, must fill it out and mail back
Other:

(Date Updated: 06/10/13)


Evergreen Terrace Apartments
350 N. Broadway
Joliet, IL 6435

Phone: 815-722-7515

Eligibility Requirements:
  • 18+
  • Low-income, must have income
Unit Description:
  • studio, 1, 2, 3 bedroom
  • Rent is 30% of income
Waitlist/Units Available:
  • open for studio, 1-, and 2-bedroom (9 mo-1.5 yr), 3-bedroom (3-5 yr)
How to Apply:
  • Need to bring: original birth certificate, SS card,a driver's license or state ID, and proof of income(either public benefits awards letter, unemployment, or pay stubs.)
  • Come in to apply Monday-Friday 10AM - 12:30 PM
Other:

(Date Updated: 6/10/13)

St. Vincent DePaul Residence

Catholic Charities Housing Development
4040 N. Oakley Ave.
Chicago, IL 60618-2989
Phone: 773-539-2660

Eligibility Requirements:
  • 62+
  • Minimum income of $25,250 required
Unit Description:
Waitlist/Units Available:

How to Apply:
  • Come in to apply or get the application mailed.
Other:
(Date Updated: 3/05/13)


Hollywood House
Heartland Alliance
5700 N. Sheridan Road
CHICAGO, IL 60660

Phone: (773) 728-2600 - Federico

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Seniors (62+)
  • credit and criminal background check required
Unit Description:
  • Studio, 1 bedroom
  • 198 Units
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, 2 year wait

How to Apply:
  • call manager to apply for housing
  • $30 application fee (if you want the apartment)
Other:
(Date Updated: 6/26/13)



Marshall Field Green Apartments
Metroplex, Inc.

1448 North Sedgwick Street
Chicago, IL 60610-1235

Phone:(312) 335-9420

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Must be working at least 30/hrs per week OR have SSI
Unit Description:
  • 1,2,3 bedroom
Waitlist/Units Available: Open for 2 and 3 bedroom (1 yr wait)

How to Apply:
  • Preliminary Application online.
Other:
(Date Updated: 6/25/13)

The Martha Washington
Metroplex, Inc.
2324 West Irving Park Road
Chicago, IL 60618-3828

Phone:(773) 478-8900

Eligibility Requirements:
  • You or your spouse (if applicable) must be at least 62 years of age or older to apply.
Unit Description:
  • studio, 1,2 bedroom
Waitlist/Units Available: Open for all units (2-3 yrs wait)
How to Apply:
  • Preliminary Application online.
Other:
(Date Updated: 6/25/13)


Commonwealth Apartments
A & R Katz Management, Inc.
2757 N. Pine Grove
Chicago, IL 60614

Phone: (773) 281-1207
Contact: Fay

Eligibility Requirements:
  • 62+ OR disability
  • Must receive social security or SSI/SSDI
Unit Description:
  • Studio, 1 BDR
  • Rent is a third of income
  • 145 units
Waitlist/Units Available: open (1 yr)

How to Apply:
  • Call - application will be mailed or faxed
Other:
  • Walk in appointments available M-F 9-5
(Date Updated: 7/12/13)


Anixter Village
Anixter Center
2059 W Washburne
Chicago, IL 60626

Phone:(773) 761-1501 ext.222, Joanne

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Must have spina bifida
Unit Description:
  • 14 units
  • 1, 2 BDRs
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, long wait

How to Apply:
  • Call (773) 761-1501 ex. 1 for application.
  • Office does NOT take walk-ins
Other:
  • Office Open 8am-4pm.
(Date Updated: 7/3/13)


Chase Street Apartments
Anixter Center
1401 W. Chase St.
Chicago, IL 60626

Phone: (773) 761-1501 ext. 222, Joanne

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Must have a developmental disability
Unit Description:
  • 14 units
  • 1,2 BDRs
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, long wait

How to Apply:
  • Call (773) 761-1501 ex. 1 for application.
  • Office does NOT take walk-ins
Other:
  • Office Open 8am-4pm.
(Date Updated: 7/3/13)


Clark Street Apartments
Anixter Center
6610 N. Clark
Chicago, IL 60626-4062

Phone: (773) 761-1501 ext. 222, Joanne

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Must have a developmental disability
Unit Description:
  • 23 units
  • 1 and 2 BDR
  • Market rate apartments
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, long wait

How to Apply:
  • Call (773) 761-1501 ex. 1 for application.
  • Office does NOT take walk-ins
Other:
  • Office Open 8am-4pm.
(Date Updated: 7/3/13)


The Center on Halsted
Anixter Center
2537 N. Halsted
CHICAGO, IL 60614-2307

Phone:773-761-1501 ext 222, Joanne

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Must have a developmental disability
Unit Description:
  • 2 BDR
  • 14 units
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, long wait

How to Apply:
  • Call (773) 761-1501 ex. 1 for application.
  • Office does NOT take walk-ins
Other:
  • Office Open 8am-4pm.
(Date Updated: 7/3/13)



The Center Apartments
Anixter Center
7521 N Hoyne
Chicago, 60620

Phone: (773) 761-1501 ext 222, Joanne

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Must have a physical disability
Unit Description:
  • Studio, 1 bdr
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, long wait

How to Apply:
  • Call (773) 761-1501 ex. 1 for application.
  • Office does NOT take walk-ins
Other:
  • Office Open 8am-4pm.
(Date Updated: 7/3/13)


Crystal Courts
Anixter Center
1122-30 North California
Chicago, 60622

Phone:(773) 489-2417

Eligibility Requirements:
  • HIV positive
Unit Description:
  • 1,2 bedroom
Waitlist/Units Available: Closed, call back in 3-4 months

How to Apply:
  • Call.
  • As part of application, will receive forms for doctor to fill out to prove that applicant is HIV positive
Other:
  • Office Open 8 AM-4 PM
(Date Updated: 7/2/13)

Sherway Tower
Benchmark Management
4225 N. Sheridan
Chicago, IL 60613

Phone: (773) 472-3535

Eligibility Requirements:
  • 62+ OR permanent mobility impairment (only for 1bdr)
  • 1 person must make less than $15,500 a year
  • Section 8 Accepted
Unit Description:
  • studio, 1,2 bedrooms
  • 180 units
Waitlist/Units Available: open (1 year wait)

How to Apply:
  • Go in person and pick up application
  • Contact Demetri or Mimi 10AM-4PM
Other:
(Date Updated: 6/26/13)



Jarvis Apartments
Council for the Jewish Elderly
1345 W. Jarvis
Chicago, IL 60626
Phone: (773) 508-1000- Carol Klein Alexander CAROL KLEIN ALEXANDER

Eligibility Requirements:
  • 62+ for subsidized
  • 55+ for affordable
  • Income limit - no more than $41,900 for one and $47,900 for two
  • Accepts section 8 housing
Unit Description:
  • studio, 1BDR
  • 39 units
Waitlist/Units Available: open (6mo-1yr wait)

How to Apply:
  • Call and ask for "entry" department to get application mailed
  • Phone Intake
Other:
(Date Updated: 6/26/13)


Swartzbery House
Council for the Jewish Elderly
3101 W Touhy Ave
Chicago, IL 60645

Phone: (773) 508 1000 - Carol Klein Alexander

Eligibility Requirements:
  • 62+ for subsidized
  • 55+ for affordable
  • Income Limit of no more than $42,500 for one and $48,550 for two person occupancy
  • Accepts section 8 housing
Unit Description:
  • 1BDR
  • 99 units
Waitlist/Units Available: open (3 yr wait)

How to Apply:
  • Call 773-508-1000 and ask for "entry" department to get application mailed
  • Phone Intake
Other:

(Date Updated: 6/26/13)


Farwell Apartments
Council for the Jewish Elderly
1420 W. Farwell
Chicago, IL 60626

Phone: (773) 508 1000 - Carol Klein Alexander

Eligibility Requirements:
  • 62+ for subsidized
  • 55+ for affordable
  • Income Limit of no more than $42,500 for one and $48,550 for two person occupancy
  • Accepts section 8 housing
Unit Description:
  • studio, 1BDR
  • 45 units
Waitlist/Units Available: open (6 mo - 1 year wait)

How to Apply:
  • Call 773-508-1000 and ask for "entry" department to get application mailed
  • Phone Intake
Other:

(Date Updated: 6/26/13)


Friendly Towers
920 W. Wilson Floor 8-10
Chicago, IL 60640

Phone: (773) 303-4200

Eligibility Requirements:
  • 55+
  • Steady income of at least $500/mo
  • Section 8 vouchers accepted
Unit Description:
  • Rent on sliding scale, $500-650, depending on income
  • Includes food and utilities
  • Find list of amenities here.
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, short waitlist - interviewing NOW

How to Apply:

  • Fill out application here.
Other:
(Date Updated: 7/2/2013)


Spaulding Apartments
East Lake Management and Development Corp
1750 N. Spaulding
Chicago, IL 60647

Phone: 773-381-7800

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Families
  • Mandatory $40 eviction, credit check as part of application process
Unit Description:
  • Multi-family
  • 2,3 bedrooms
  • apartments 15% and 30% of income
Waitlist/Units Available: Open (couple years wait, 60+ applicants on list)

How to Apply:
  • Go in person to the main office at 1818 W. Peterson Ave, Suite 900
  • OR they can mail/e-mail the application
Other:

(Date Updated: 7/2/13)



West Ridge Apartments
G&A Senior Residences
6142 N California
Chicago, IL 60659

Phone: 773-381-7400


Eligibility Requirements:
  • 55+. Individuals cannot make more than $15,000/year and couples not more than $17,900/year
Unit Description:
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, Several years wait

How to Apply:
  • Call
Other:
(Date Updated: 7/2/13)

Ravenswood Senior Apartments

G&A Senior Residences
1818 W Peterson Ave
Chicago, IL

Phone: (773) 381-7400
Contact: Michelle Vlab

Eligibility Requirements:
  • 55+.
  • Individuals cannot make more than $15,000/year and couples not more than $17,900/year
Unit Description:
  • 1 bedroom- $785/month
  • 2 bedroom $814-975/month this includes water, trash and heat. Electricity, parking and phone not included.
  • 187 units
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, several years wait

How to Apply:
  • Call number above.
Other:
  • mostly affordable, but building has some subsidized units
(Date Updated: 7/2/13)


Central Park Apartments
Affiliated agency
4501 N Central park
Chicago, IL 60659

773-772-4063

Eligibility Requirements:
Unit Description:
  • 1, 2, 3 BDR
Waitlist/Units Available:

How to Apply:
Other:
(Date Updated: mm/dd/yy)

Reverend Daniel Alvarez
Hispanic Housing Development Corp.
245 N Sacramento

773-772-4163

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Section 8
  • Elderly
Unit Description:
  • Studio, 1 BDR
Waitlist/Units Available:

How to Apply:
Other:
(Date Updated: mm/dd/yy)

Lathrop Elderly
Hispanic Housing Development Corp.
2717 N. Leavitt
Chicago, IL 60647

Phone: (773) 296-2095, Anna Reyes

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Preference given to 63+, but do have units available for disability
Unit Description:
  • Studio, 1BDR
  • 91 units
  • Rent is 30% of income
Waitlist/Units Available: Open for Studios (6mo - 1yr)

How to Apply:
  • Call or go in person to office
Other:
  • Tenants pay electricity, but everything else is included
(Date Updated: 7/2/13)

James Sneider Apartments (formerly Gateway Center)
Hispanic Housing Development Corp.
7450 N Rogers Ave
Chicago, IL 60626

Phone: 773-743-3699

Eligibility Requirements:
  • 55+
  • minimum income $9,408/yr
Unit Description:
  • 1, 2 Bedroom
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, and SHORT

How to Apply:
  • Call, go in person, or email Ldoyle@gatewaycentreact.com
Other:
This is a tax credit property, so they have rooms subsidized at 30, 50 and 60% of an applicant's income, ranging from$390 to $845. Income restrictions apply for each type of subsidy, and the waitlist length varies as well.
  • % 30 50 60
  • min annual $9,408 $14,040 $18,744
  • max $15,930 $26,550 $31,860
(Date Updated: 7/2/13)


Silent Cooperative Apartments
HSR Property Services, LLC
2500 West Belmont Avenue
CHICAGO, IL 60618

Phone: (773) 935-0640 ext: 100

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Preference given to DEAF seniors (62+)
Unit Description:
  • 1 bdr, studios
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, 1 year

How to Apply:
  • Call and will mail application, or go in person
Other:
(Date Updated: 7/2/13)



Latin United Community Housing Association (LUCHA)
1414 N Washtenaw, Chicago IL 60622
1318 N Rockwell, Chicago IL 60622
1456 N Rockwell, Chicago IL 60622

11 sites throughout 60647 and 60622

Phone: 773-276-5338 ext. 225, Evelyn Vega, evega@lucha.org

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Max income $25,800
Unit Description:
  • 2, 3 BDR
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, over 200 on waitlist

How to Apply:
  • Come into LUCHA’s office at 3541 W. North Ave. to apply
Other:
(Date Updated: 7/25/13)



Housing Trust Program
North Side Housing and Supportive Services
3340 N. Clark Street, Suite 203
Chicago, IL 60613

Phone: (773) 244-6401, Amanda Russell
Phone: (773) 271-8330, Carlos

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Single men, 18+
  • Currently homeless with letter of homelessness
  • Mentally and/or physically disabled with letter from doctor
  • Source of income (SSI or other aid acceptable). Must be able to document income for at least the past 3 months
  • Maximum income $1,300/month
Unit Description:
  • 45 units
  • 90 day stay
Waitlist/Units Available:

How to Apply:
  • Go to the day program site office at 4750 N Sheridan, 2nd Floor
  • Contact person is Carlos (number above)
Other:
  • The program currently offers housing in the Humboldt Park and Near North Side communities.
  • All supportive services such as health care, employment assistance and others are voluntary and free of charge.
(Date Updated: mm/dd/yy)


Uptown Preservation Apartments
Community Housing Partners
900 W. Windsor Chicago, IL 60640
927 W. Wilson Chicago, IL 60640
4431 N. Clifton Chicago, IL 60640

Phone: (773) 728-3357, Tina
Switchboard: (312) 422-7700

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Minimum annual incomes: studio ($1200), 1 bdr ($1600), 2 bdr ($1800), 3 bdr ($2100)
  • Credit check
  • Considers felonies and evictions case-by-case
  • Does NOT accept drug related convictions under any circumstances
Unit Description:
  • studio, 1, 2, 3, bedroom
Waitlist/Units Available: Long waitlist (4+ years)

How to Apply:
  • Go to 927 W. Wilson to apply, M-F 9-5, and bring your ID.
Other:

(Date Updated: 7/2/13)


Wilson Yard Family Apartments
Holsten Management
1026-32 W Montrose
Chicago, IL 60640

Phone: 773-857-0893

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Families and individuals18+
Unit Description:
  • 78 units (only some are subsidized)
  • 1 bedroom ($647), 2 bedroom ($775 - $941), 3 bedroom ($1,086)
  • Some accessible
Waitlist/Units Available: Closed

How to Apply:
  • Come in M-F 9-5.
Other:
(Date Updated: 7/18/13)


Wilson Yard Senior Apartments
Holsten Management
1026-32 W Montrose
Chicago, IL 60640

Phone: 773-857-0893

Eligibility Requirements:
  • 55+
Unit Description:
  • 1 BDR ($647), some accessible
  • 99 units (only some are subsidized)
Waitlist/Units Available: Open

How to Apply:
  • Come in M-F 9-5 to fill out the pre-application.
Other:
(Date Updated: 7/18/13)

Pat Crowley House
Housing Opportunities & Maintenance of the Elderly (HOME)

1537 W. Rosemont

Phone: 773-465-3685, Property Manage Caren Arden-Tabani

Eligibility
Requirements:
  • Low income
  • 62+, 55+ if disabled
  • Unable to live alone
Unit Description:
  • Shared living (bathrooms and common spaces)
  • Own room
  • All meals provided, family style
  • Rent is 80% of income
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, very short

How to Apply:
  • Contact Caren via phone
Other:
  • Services: Inter-generational Housing, Moving Services, Furniture Donation Services, Upkeep and Repair Services, Shopping Transportation Services, Volunteer Service
(Date Updated: 7/18/13)


Nathalie Salmon House
Housing Opportunities & Maintenance of the Elderly (HOME)
7320 N. Sheridan

Phone: 773-262-3308, Prop manager of independent: Judi Gootjes

Eligibility Requirements:

  • 55+ and disabled
  • Families 3+ people, min monthly income of $2,000
Unit Description:
  • 27 units for independent elderly
  • Studios, 1, 2 BDR
  • 3 BDR for families with children
  • Fifth flr is shared living community for 14 seniors, assisted living
  • Independent (longer wait) and Shared Living (shorter wait)
  • Family apartments available for at least 3 people
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, very long

How to Apply:
  • Contact Judi, 773-262-3308.
Other:
  • Services: Inter-generational Housing, Moving Services, Furniture Donation Services, Upkeep and Repair Services, Shopping Transportation Services, Volunteer Service
(Date Updated: 7/18/13)

Blackhawk Manor
Housing Opportunities & Maintenance of the Elderly (HOME)
4959 W Medill Ave
Chicago, IL 60639

Phone: 773-295-1424, Natalie

Eligibility Requirements:


Unit Description:
  • 6 one BDR units
  • 2 two BDR units
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, very long

How to Apply:
Other:

(Date Updated: dd/mm/yy)


North and Talman Family Apartments
Hispanic Housing Development Corporation
2654-58 W North Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

773-486-7410


Eligibility Requirements:
  • low-income
  • credit and criminal checks
Unit Description:
  • 1, 2, 3 BDR
  • 40%, 50%, 60% of income
Waitlist/Units Available: Closed

How to Apply:
Other:
(Date Updated: 7/25/13)



North and Talman Elderly Apartments
Hispanic Housing Development Corporation
1600-20 N Talman
Chicago IL 60647


773-486-7410

Eligibility Requirements:
  • 55+
  • No pets
  • income requires, depends on room size
Unit Description:
  • 1, 2 BDR
  • 30%, 40%, 50%, 60% and 80% of income
Waitlist/Units Available: Open, at least 1 yr wait

How to Apply:
  • Come in person to 1600 N Talman Ave or call for an application to be mailed
Other:
  • Tax credit building
(Date Updated: 7/25/13)

Buena Vista Apartments
Hispanic Housing Development Corp.
3040 W North Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

773.278.1158

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Families
Unit Description:
  • 36 units
  • studio and 1 BDR
Waitlist/Units Available: subsidized, closed

How to Apply:
  • Call 773-278-1155
Other:
(Date Updated: 7/18/13)


The Kopley Group
CLARENDON COURTS APTS.
4500 N Clarendon Ave
Chicago, IL 60640-
Phone: (773) 334-6500 (security desk) or
773-769-2400 (management)
Tenancy: Family
55+ waitlist open (6/25/13)
Family Waiting list currently CLOSED (11/26/12)--won't open for a few years

Milestone Management Company
PETERSON PLAZA
5969 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL 60611-3139
Phone: (773) 334-3332
Tenancy: 1 brElderly, 1,2,and 3 bdrfamily
Currently OPEN wait list for 1 Br for 62+ (always open). Walk-in for application or can be mailed to you.
Family waitlist is OPEN for 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments (11/16/12)
Some kind of income, such as SSI, is required.
(07-03-12) application is being mailed to us so we can have it on file.

Pacific Management
MORNINGSIDE COURT
1250 W. Morse Ave.
Chicago, IL 60626
Phone: (773) 761-1900
Tenancy: Elderly 62+ 55 for disabled
Number of Units: 171
Type of Units: 1 brs (including accessible units)- 30% if income taken out
Section 8 accepted- NO VOUCHERS. PROJECT BASED
Waitlist currently OPEN - call, leave name and number to be mailed a pre-application.
(5/28/13)

Prairie Management & Development
820 BELLE PLAINE COOPERATIVE
820 W BELLE PLAINE
Chicago, IL 60613-2154
Phone: (773) 549-2621
Tenancy: Individuals/Family
Number of Units: 271
Types of Units: Studios, 1, 2 bedroom
Contact: Betty or Ella
Must be 21 or 18 with children, pass criminal background/ credit check. Go in person on Thursday between 10am to 4pm. Client has to bring a picture ID. They are expected to mail the application back- will not be accepted in person.
**No answer (06-12-12)**
Waitlist Closed for all apartments (4/15/13) Check back at the end of the year.


Realty & Mortgage Co.
THORNDALE MANOR
1020 W Thorndale Ave.
CHICAGO, IL 60660-3625
Phone: (773) 728-3725
Tenancy: Elderly 62+, no min or max income requirements
Number of Units: 71
Type of Units: Studio, 1 br.
Waiting list OPEN. 6 month to 1 year long waitlist. Apply in person Monday-Thursday 9-2
(03/05/13)

Related Management
312-832-4073

CAMPBELL TERRACE
2061 N. Campbell Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 486-3666
Tenancy: Elderly 62+ or Disabled
Number of Units: 249
Type of Units: 1 br (including accessible units) 30% OF INCOME, must make less than $26,150 for 1 person
Section 8 NOT accepted-NO VOUCHER NEEDED
Currently OPEN wait list for the elderly and disabled. Waitlist is 2-5 years long. (07/12/13)
Application in Housing Binder


Renaissance Social Services
LYNDALE PLACE
2575 W. Lyndale
Chicago, IL
Phone:(773) 645-8900 ext 102
Fax (773) 645-9564
Contact: Jennifer Wood ext 102
Number of Units: 67
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3 brs (including accessible units)
Tenancy: Individuals/Family - homeless AND disabled (an unaccompanied homeless individual with a disabling condition who has either been continuously homeless for one year or more or has had at least 4 episodes of homelessness in the past 3 years. If family, head of household must have disability)
To apply: Must have documentation of homelessness, proof of employment if available, social security card of all members of family, birth certificate of children. Application can be found online here. There will be a credit check (no past evictions) and a criminal background check (no sex offenders).
For 2, 3 bedrooms, depends on income for rent. CAN work with different incomes.
Waitlist OPEN FOR FAMILIES ONLY! Head of household must meet income requirements and be homeless AND disabled (06-12-12)

RENAISSANCE WEST
2517 W. Fullerton Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647
Phone (773) 645-8900 ext 102
Fax (773) 227-1865
Tenancy: Individuals/ Families- Must be homeless AND disabled.
Flexible with income requirements. Rent is determined on income. Contact for that information.
Referral Form online here http://rssionline.org/Forms/Referral%20for%20RSSI%20Housing.pdf
Types of units: 0, 2br
Number of units: 67
Hours: Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM
Contact: Jennifer Wood ext 102
INDIVIDUAL WAITLIST CLOSED. FAMILIES STILL OPEN.
(06-12-12)


United Methodist Homes and Services
WINWOOD APTS
1406 W Winona
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 769-5500 ask about apartments to be transferred
Tenancy: Elderly 62+
Units: 31
Types of Units: studio,1 bedrooms
Contact: Peter Jolly
takes 30% of income. 1 person: max income accepted $26,550 and 2 person: max income 30,000. They must be able to live independently.
Application in housing binder
Waitlist Open (12/27/12)
It is relatively short for studios, longer for 1 bedrooms, but not very long.
They check credit, but do not disqualify based on low credit.
They were able to fax an application. You can also pick it up at the location.

Urban Innovations, LTD.
WEST BYRON PLACE
2815 W. Byron St
Chicago, IL 60618
Phone: (773) 478-3871
Tenancy: Elderly (62+), low income, income limits max $26,550 for an individual
Number of Units: 72
Type of Units: 1 bedroom and only 4 2 bedroom units rent is based on income.
Wait list is currently OPEN; expected wait is 2 years. Apply in person (03/05/13)


Chicago House Social Services
FRED WOODS HOUSE
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 248-5200 ext. 309 for Tiana
Tenancy: HIV/AIDS
Number of Units: 9
Type of Units: studio,1, 2, 3 br.
Waitlist: OPEN
Contact Tiana to apply
Family program (long waitlist),Couples Program (long waitlist), Individuals Program (short), Supportive Living Programs
(03/05/13)


Steven Jerold Management Associates
HEIWA TERRACE
920 W Lawrence Ave
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 989-7333
Tenancy: Elderly 62+ and/or disabled (in wheelchair), handicap accessible
Number of Units: 201
Type of Units: 1 br.
hud subsidized
come in to apply

Waiting list is OPEN
(11/8/12)


Presbyterian Homes
Peter Mulvy Place
416 West Barry Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60657
Phone: (773) 477-4160
Tenancy: Elderly (62+)
Contact: Donna Musgrave
UPDATED 06-19-12


CROWDER PLACE

3801 N. Pine Grove Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60613
Phone: (773) 477-4160
Tenany: Elderly (62+)
Contact: Donna Musgrave
Application process: pre-application for waitlist mailed to candidate

Delmar Apartments
5042 N. Winthrop Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: 773-506-0532
ask for the front desk
Units: small furnished studio with kitchenette and private bathroom. This is single room occupancy.
Eligibility requirements:
-For subsidized rooms, there are different tiers and requirements for different levels of income. There are some rooms available for no income, but clients must be homeless and disabled. At other tiers, clients should have some income but also be disabled and/or homeless. For example, you can apply if you are disabled and get SSI. They accept vouchers.
-For market-rate rooms, require income of at least $900/month.
-No full-time students; no felonies in last 3 years; no drug-related convictions; no arson, drug trafficking or criminal sexual assault.
Rents for Affordable SRO/Studios are 390-430$ per month with utilities included-- On site Property Management and Resident Services, including job search support, group and individual counseling, recovery support, benefit advocacy and referrals to local community services.
To Apply:Come to office for pre-application form.
Waitlist 4 months. (Updated 07/12/13)

South Loop Apartments
1521 S Wabash
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 913-1605 (ask for front desk)
affordable market rate--furnished
single adults NO FAMILIES
$442/month which includes utilities
monthly income of at least $1200/month
Waitlist CLOSED (10/16/12) (Was recently opened, but no longer accepting applications. There will be a lottery drawing on 11/1/12).


MALDEN APTS
4727 North Malden
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 649-5441
Taking applications for market rate studios
go onlyMon-fri 8-6
Treelined residential street
Single adults NO FAMILIES
Rent includes heat a/c andutilities
Private bath and kitchen
Desk clerk, property management and maintenance staff at property
Resident support services
$500 a month
Min monthly income to apply $1700- ONLY FOR MARKET RATE UNITS
Section 8 accepted
MARKET RATE UNITS ARE THE ONLY ONES AVAILABLE- (06-19-12)
Check back in a week (03/05/13)


SAN MIGUEL APARTMENTS
907 W. Argyle
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 271-5800
Tenancy: Disabled (HIV/AIDS)
Number of Units: 71
Type of Units: 0 ($556), 1 ($656), 2 ($756) brs
IMPORTANT: This is not a typical subsidy. Renters are provided with a $50/mo. subsidy (Starting prices for units are listed above).
- ONLY IF THEY ARE DIAGNOSED WITH HIV/AIDS
Waitlist is OPEN (06-19-12)

The Habitat Company(see more locations on South,West,Centralside)
(312)595-3250Affordable HousingHotline
KENMOREPLAZA
5225 N.KENMORE
Chicago, IL 60640-2445
Phone: (773) 728-4211
Tenancy: Elderly 62+
Wait list currently OPEN for 1 and 2 bedroom apartmentsaround 6months-1year
to apply, come in with a photo ID, SScard, and proof of income. M/W/F 9-5
UPDATED-11/28/12

Elderly Housing Development & Operations Corp.
PRETE HOUSE APARTMENTS
5801 E N. Pulaski Rd
Chicago, IL 60646
Phone: (773) 588-1000
Fax: (773) 588-1399
Tenancy: Elderly 62+ OR, Disabled. Couples must make less than $31,000/yr, Individuals must make less than $25,800/yr.
Number of Units: 75, 4 story
Type of Units: Studio, 1 br.
Contact:
Marjorie Slisz, Senior Community Manager (mslisz@ehdoc.com), Jessica Calvo, Assistant Manager Lois McGovern, Service Coordinator
Waitlist OPEN 3-5 year wait & taking names for traffic log. (03/05/13)
call with name, current address and phone number to be put on pre-waiting list

Teresa’s Interim Housing Program
1532 N. Sedgwick St.
Chicago, IL 60610-1223
312.944.8669
Tenancy:Unaccompanied single women
waitlist opens every few months
call to see if waitlist has opened
LEFT A MESSAGE -06-19-12

Chicago Housing Authority
Hattie Callner Apartments
855 W. Aldine
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 281-8008
Tenancy: Elderly
Waitlist CLOSED (03/05/13)
must send in application. application in housing binder.
everything is done through CHA
Call Angela at (312)-527-5400

Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation
MAIN # 773.278.5669
BOULEVARD APARTMENTS---> they have other properties besides this one. INQUIRE about others when calling.
1930 N. Humboldt Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 227-
6332
Number of Units: 70
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3, 4 brs (including accessible units)
must meet income requirements and pass background check
minimum annual income:
1 bdr $14,414
2 bdr $18470
3 bdr $22221
4 bdr $24711
max income varies according to size of household
to apply go to 2546 W. North Ave 9:30-4:30am
bring ID
Waitlist is OPEN for 1, 2, 3, and 4 bedroom apartments (4/18/13)


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Seniors CIG Management
MORSE AVENUE SENIORS BLDG.
1528 W. Morse Ave.
Chicago, IL 60626
Phone: (773) 274-0177 ext. 1.
Tenancy: Elderly
Number of Units: 57
Left Message (06-19-12)

Thresholds
KEATING HOUSE
4358 South Keating
CHICAGO, IL 60614
Phone: (773) 572-5272
Tenancy: Disabled
Mental Housing: (773) 572-5400 (left a message 06-19-2012) > primary program preference (severe mental illness)
Number of Units: 8
Type of Units: 1 br
(06-21-2012)
group home 8 individual bedrooms, with a shared kitchen and living room and shared bathrooms
contact: Genevieve 773-537-3106
OPEN WAITLIST


Trilogy
1400 W. Greenleaf
Chicago, IL 60626
Phone (intake): 773.508.6100 (for outpatient), Susan Doig: 773-382-4049
Fax: 773.262.4841
Eligibility/Referral Process: Call for intake during which they will set up a face-to-face interview where they determine if client is a good fit for program.
Trilogy has five residential sites, including two long-term Community Integrated Living Arrangements (CILA), two group homes, and one residence for those with mental illness and substance abuse issues. Programming is comprehensive offering a range of services from supported housing to 24-hour mental health support as needed. Services include mental health counseling, case management, crisis intervention, independent life skills training, therapeutic groups and activities, community integration, and self-medication training. Their programs help people with serious mental illness learn or regain the skills necessary to maintain housing and to fully integrate into their community.
no answer must leave message for intake spoke with Susan Doig (06-19-12) her direct line:773-382-4049(very helpful)
Permanent housing- does not open very often.
(06-19-12)

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Crossroads of East Ravenswood (North Ashland Rehab)
Metroplex, Inc
1614 W. Wilson
Chicago IL, 60647

Phone: (773) 271-1182

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Credit check
  • Criminal background check
Unit Description:
  • 1,2,3,4 bedrooms
Waitlist/Units Available: CLOSED

How to Apply:
Other:
  • Open M-F 10-5:30pm
(Date Updated: 6/25/2013)

NEIGHBORHOOD COMMONS

1600 N. Vine St.
Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: 312-266-1750.
Tenancy: Family
Number of Units: 165
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3 brs
WAITLIST
CLOSED- 500 PEOPLE
(03/05/13)


North East Wood Shores Apartments
850 W. Eastwood Avenue
Phone: 773-275-6877
Eligibility Requirements: The income is restricted. They must have no felony charges, no evictions, and decent credit history.
The wait list is closed (03/05/13)

Jorge Herandez Apartments
Hispanic Housing Development Corp.
1615-25 and 1646-48 N Kildare
Chicago, IL 60639

773-772-4800

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Section 8
  • Multi-family
  • 54 units
Unit Description:
  • 0, 1, 2, 3
Waitlist/Units Available: Closed

How to Apply:
  • call office between 10 am and 3 pm to apply
Other:

(Date Updated: mm/dd/yy)
JORGE HERNANDEZ



Waitlist is OPEN for seniors 62+. Call to apply and they will send you an application by mail (no fee). There are 150 people on the list, but it will close soon.
Waitlist CLOSED for all other apartments. (2/20/13)

Logan Square Neighborhood Association
DIVERSEY SQUARE I
3300 W. Diversey
Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 227-8203
Tenancy: Individs/Family, Elderly
Number of Units: 196
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3, 4 brs
Wait list CLOSED. May open for 1 bedrooms in August, other waitlists will be a little longer. Should call to check every 6 months. (7/12/13)

LOGANVISTAS
2600 N Kedzie Blvd
Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 772-4063
Number of Units: 49
Type of Units: Studio, 1 br
Tenancy: Elderly 62+
Wait List is CLOSED (03/05/13)

Aimco Management
NORTHPOINT APARTMENTS
7717 N. Paulina
Chicago, IL 60626
Phone: (773) 764-6707
Number of Units: 304
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3, 4 brs (including accessible units)
Tenancy: Individs/Family, Disabled
Section 8 accepted
Waitlist CLOSED. It will open for one day only, on May 31, 2013, from 9-5. Applicants should apply by phone by calling the number above. Applicants will have to undergo credit and background checks, but they will evaluate case by case.

Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation
MAIN # 773.278.5669
HUMBOLDT BUILDING
1704-16 N. Humboldt Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: 773-227-6332
Tenancy: Individs/Family
Number of Units: 29
Type of Units:
1, 2, 3 br
Currently CLOSED, will open in 6ish years (4/02/12).

VICTORY APTS.
1700-02 North Humboldt
Phone: (773) 227-6332
Tenancy: Family
Number of Units: 107
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3, 4 brs
Waitlist CLOSED. It has been since 2009 and should open in a few years. (2/20/13)

BJB Partners, L.L.C.
LINCOLN PLAZA (formerly known as RIENZI PLAZA)
600 W. Diversey
Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (773) 281-4100
Tenancy: Individs/Family, Elderly
Number of Units: 249
Type of Units: 1 and 2 bedrooms
Section 8 accepted
Waitlist CLOSED, but should open in 2 weeks for seniors 62+ or disabled. (5/28/13)


Cass Management
DIVERSEY MANOR
3213-23 W. Diversey Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: 773-975-7234
Tenancy: Family
Number of Units: 51
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3, brs (including accessible units)
Only subsidized if coming through an organization like Heartland that subsidizes rent.
Have units all over the city, and rent depends on amenities and location. Minimum rent (for studio) is 575-600. Must have income 3x the rent for affordable apartments.
They have some openings for affordable apartments only.


East Lake Management & Development Corp.
ARMITAGE HUMBOLDT APTS
3004 W Armitage Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 334-8002
Tenancy: Family
Number of Units: 45
Type of Units:
1, 2, 3 bdrm.
Wait list currently closed. Check back in one year (3/19/2012)

EASTWOOD TOWERS
4640 N Sheridan Rd
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 334-8002
Tenancy: Family
Number of Units: 230
Type of Units:
Studio, 1, 2, 3 br
Waitlist currently closed. (10/5/2012) CHECK BACK IN ONE YEAR

EASTWOOD SHORES
850 W. Eastwood
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 275-6877
Tenancy:Individs/Family, Disabled
Number of Units: 231
Type of Units: 1,2,3 brs
Wait list CLOSED.
Will not open in near future, over 700 people on the waiting list (10/5/2012).


BRISTOL SHOREHAM APARTMENTS
3318 N Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, IL 60657
Phone: (773) 935-5433
Tenancy: Elderly
Number of Units: 108
Type of Units:
Studio, 1, 2 br
Wait list is CLOSED after being open for 3 days. (5/28/13)


SENATE APTS
Senior assisted living
5801 G North Pulaski Rd
Chicago, IL 60646-6055
Phone: (773) 539-3403
Tenancy: Elderly
Number of Units: 240
Type of Units: 1 br
Waitlist CLOSED 3-5 yrs



PINES OF EDGEWATER I & II
5439 N. Kenmore
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 728-5009
Tenancy: Elderly (62+), Individs/Family, Disability
Number of Apartments: 279 (building I), 217 (building II)
Type of Apartments: 1,2,3,4 bedrooms
Section 8 accepted
Currently CLOSED (05/28/13) Check back once a month.



PARKWAY APARTMENTS
712 W. Diversey
Chicago IL, 60614
Phone: (773) 472-0025 (PHONE OUT OF SERVICE)
Tenancy:No requirements
The Wait list is CLOSED (6/10/13)

Prairie Management & Development
BELMONT TOWER APARTMENTS
510 W Belmont
Chicago, IL 60657
Phone: (773) 327-2311
Tenancy: Individs/Family, Disabled
Subsidized 1, 2, and 3 bedroom units

Waitlist CLOSED (10/5/2012), expect to open in 5 or 6 months

PALMER SQUARE
2118 1/2 N. Kedzie
Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 342-0055
Number of Units: 160
Type of Units: 0, 1, 2 brs
Tenancy: Multi-family
Section 8 accepted
Waiting list is CLOSED. (11/26/2012)


SACRAMENTO ELDERLY APARTMENTS
2451 North Sacramento
CHICAGO, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 772-4063
Tenancy: Elderly
Number of Units: 41
Type of Units: Studio, 1 br

WAITLIST CLOSED (3/2/2012).

Interfaith Housing Development Corporation
Ruth Shriman House
4040 North Sheridan
Chicago, IL 60640
P: 773-665-2210 (answering service)
Tenancy: 55+
They have both subsidized and affordable units
Waitlist is CLOSED (6/26/13)

The Kopley Group, Inc.
5206 N Sheridan Ave
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 769-2400
Types of units: 0, 1, 2 bdr
Waitlist is CLOSED (6/25/13)

ESTES PAULINA APARTMENTS
7064-70 N Paulina
Chicago, IL 60626
Phone: (773) 769-2400
Tenancy: Individs/Family
Waitlist CLOSED (06/21/2012)>don't anticipate opening in the next couple of years.



Korean American Community Services
MOO GOONG TERRACE
4848 N KEDZIE
CHICAGO, IL 60625
Phone: (773) 478-0085
Tenancy: Elderly
Number of Units: 75
Type of Units: 1 br
Waiting list currently CLOSED, will open up in 10 years (7/2/10)

Koram Senior Housing
4444 N. Harding Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
Phone: (773) 583-6616
Eligibility:62+ or disabled individuals and couples (where one partner is disabled or 62+)
Waitlist is CLOSED after a few days of being open. (10/16/12)


Landstar Management Corp, Inc.
PINE GROVE APARTMENTS
3639 N PINE GROVE ST
Chicago, IL 60613
Phone: (773) 327-1772
Tenancy: Individs/Family. Must make less than $42,000/yr.
Number of Units: 125
Type of Units: 1, 2 br.
Waitlist is CLOSED. Should check back in a year. The 2 bedroom waitlist will open before the 1 bedroom list. (4/2/13)


Community Housing Partners
GILL PARK COOPERATIVE
810 W. Grace St.
Chicago, IL 60613
Phone: (773) 929.3325
Chicago, IL 60613
Tenancy: Individs/Family, Disabled
Number of Units: 260
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3 br.
Waitlist CLOSED (05/22/13), check back once a month. They should open summer 2013.

LAKEVIEW TOWERS
4550 N. Clarendon
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 769-0900
Number of Units: 500
Tenancy: all
Type of Units: 0, 1, 2, 3 brs
CURRENTLY CLOSED (04/02/13)


NORTHEASTWOOD SHORES
850 W Eastwood AVE
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 275-6877
Tenancy: Family
Number of Units: 231
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3 br.
Currently CLOSED (04/02/13). 700 people are on the waiting list. Should check back in a few years.


Diversey Square II
3212 W. Diversey
Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 772-4063
Tenancy: Individs/Family, Disabled
Type of Units:1,2,3 Bedroom
Currently CLOSED (11/26/2012)


Mercy Housing Corporation
312-447-4611. Contact: Charlie
Leasing Hotline: 312-447-4621 (Call this number first!)

.
Metroplex Inc.
www.metroplexinc.com
CLIFTON APTS &
MAGNOLIA APARTMENTS
4416 N Clifton St
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 769-3116
Tenancy: Family
Number of Units: 56
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3, 4 brs
Currently CLOSED, Left message (06/19/2012).




UNKNOWN MANAGEMENT
4861 KENMORE
Chicago, IL 60640-5628
Phone: (773) 769-2442
Tenancy: ALL
Number of Units: 8
Type of Units: 1, 3 brs
Currently CLOSED (06/19/2012)

SHERIDAN AND GUNNISON APTS
4827 N. Sheridan Rd
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 878-9593
Tenancy: Open
Type of Units: Subsidized studios, 1,2,3 bedroom units
Waitlist Currently CLOSED; will open in summer 2013, so call back in June (5/13/13)

Preferred Property Services of Illinois

WINTHROP TOWERS
4848 N Winthrop
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 728-4848
Tenancy: Individs/Family
Number of Units: 279
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3 br.
Currently CLOSED (2/10/2012)

will advertise in Chicago Sun Times when open


Radney Management
LAKESIDE SQUARE APARTMENTS
920 W. Lakeside Place
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 275.9595
Tenancy: Individs/Family, Disabled
Number of Units: 308
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3 brs
Waitlist CLOSED, will not open for 2-3 years (2/10/2012)

Realty & Mortgage Co.
773-989-8000
LOGAN & KEDZIE APTS
3142-50 W LOGAN BLVD
Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 989-8000
Number of Units: 30
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3 brs
Tenancy: Family, Elderly 62+
Waitlist is CLOSED (2/10/2012)
LEFT A MESSAGE 06-19-12

LORINGTON APARMENTS
2630-44 N. Spaulding
Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 235.1004
Number of Units: 54
Subsidized 1,2, and 3, bedrooms units
Currently CLOSED (10-4-12) Check back at the end of the year.



Revere Corporation
WEBSTER HOUSE

2150 Lincoln Park West
Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (773) 348-6800
Tenancy: Family/All
Number of Units: 186
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3 brs
Section 8 accepted
Contact: Sandy Epson
Waitlist CLOSED
(03/05/13)

RMK Management Co
SCOTLAND YARD I & II
4215- 4247 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL 60613
Phone (773) 528-0100
Tenancy: Individs/Family
Contact: Ann Carter
Waitlist is closed (06-21-12)

Thresholds
(MUST BE A THRESHOLD CLIENT- call
773-537-3200 for intake)
DINCIN CENTER
2700 N. Lakeview
Chicago IL 60614
Phone: (773) 572-5400
Contact: Miriam Beyers
Tenancy: Disabled. Severe and persistent mental illness problems. They offer supervised group homes, supportive housing in a single room occupancy setting (SRO), and independent apartment settings. There are mental health/ recovery professionals at Thresholds that offer a variety of services. Also, learning of basic life skills and money management services are offered.

Currently not accepting applications; 3 to 5 year waiting list. To be put on the waiting list, call contact.
LEFT A MESSAGE (06-26-12)




TLC Management Company
SHERIDAN & AINSLIE APARTMENTS
4910 N Sheridan Rd
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 561-1155
Tenancy: Family
Number of Units: 119
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3 br
rooftop patio, onsite laundry, indoor and outdoor parking
onsite staff
Waitlist CLOSED (2/20/13). Don't know when they will re-open.



Village Green Management
FULLERTON COURT APARTMENTS
2303 N. Clybourn Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (773) 871-8505
office hours: Mon Tues Thurs Fri 9am-5pm
Tenancy: All
Number of Units: 196
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3 brs (including accessible units)
Section 8 accepted
Contact: Martha
Waitlist CLOSED. (03/05/13)

Voice of the People in Uptown, Inc.
Phone: 773-769-2442
RACINE TERRACE
4409-11 N. Racine St.
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone:773-769-6982
Number of Units: 8
Type of Units: 1, 3 br
Waitlist currently CLOSED, (5/28/13)

Metroplex Inc
SUNNYSIDE KENMORE APARTMENTS
4861 N. Kenmore
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: 773-769-3116
Tenancy: All
Number of Units: 26
Type of Units: 1, 2, 3 brs
Waitlist CLOSED. (11/23/10) also offer affordable housing, see North Side Affordable Housing.

**** not going to open ANY time soon. people have been on there since 2004***

Ainslie Manor Apartments
4878 N Magnolia
Chicago, IL 60640

Edna

Eligibility Requirements:

Unit Description:
  • 50 units
  • studio, 1, 2 BDR
Waitlist/Units Available: Closed, has not opened in 3 years

How to Apply:
  • In person
Other:
(Date Updated: 7/10/13)



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