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The Calcasieu Building was built in 1914 by the renowned Atlee B. Ayres architect and is currently on the National Register of Historic Places. Here you will find newly renovated efficiencies and one bedroom apartment homes.

This program is open to the general public.

Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

SAHA has mixed-income rental units at 27 communities, which offer subsidized and/or mixed-income affordable housing for moderate-income individuals and families.

Interested applicants should contact the property directly to process an application. Eligibility guidelines may vary by property.

Properties include:

  • Pecan Hill
  • Sunshine Plaza
  • Villa de Valencia
  • Encanta Villa Apartments
  • Dietrich Road Apartments
  • Burning Tree
  • Warren House
  • Bella Claire
  • Claremont Townhomes
  • La Providencia Apartments
  • Villa de San Alfonso
  • Castle Point Apartments
  • Legacy at Crown Meadows
  • Churchill Estates
  • Converse Ranch
  • The Alhambra
  • Villas de Costa Valencia
  • Rosemont at Highland Park
  • San Juan Square
  • Woodhill
  • Courtland Heights
  • Monterrey Park
  • Reagan West
  • Homestead
  • Towering Oaks

Click here for more information.

Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED
Melissa Garza - Interim Director of Beacon Communities

Provides housing assistance to individuals who are homeless, at imminent risk of becoming homeless, or those entering or exiting an institutional setting through SAHA Section 8 Division.

Supported Housing Program at Haven for Hope
(210) 261-1456

Welcome to Vista Verde Apartments! Located near the historic downtown San Antonio, this recently renovated community offers a variety of floor plans equipped with microwaves, dishwashers, garbage disposals and central heating and air conditioning. Residents include several on-site amenities to meet their lifestyle needs, including a Community Learning Center, computer lab with internet access and swimming pool. Come visit us today for a tour!

192 Units.

Lease Terms:

  • Affordable housing development
  • Restrictions based on 30% of applicant’s income
  • One (1) year lease term
  • Garden building type
  • No pets allowed
Monday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

Welcome to Terraces at Haven for Hope! This property located in San Antonio, TX near historic downtown district, UTSA Downtown Campus, Five Points Neighborhood, district, public transportation and more. Terraces at Haven for Hope is located in the SAISD School District. Residents enjoy a variety of on-site amenities and conveniences to meet a range of lifestyle needs. Come visit us today for a tour!

140 Units.

Monday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

Cross Timber Homes builds high quality single-family homes for San Antonio’s hard working first time home buyers. We are a mission-driven organization dedicated to making homeownership possible for everyone. Our homebuyer requirements enable us to offer our high quality homes at an exceptional price.

1. Clients must be first-time homebuyers.
2. Clients' income must be under 120% the Area Median Income (AMI) as defined by HUD.

Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM All other hours available by appointment only.
Marisa Ramirez - Program Associate Send email
(210) 568-1764

The HCV program (also known as Section 8) is the government’s primary program to assist income-eligible households with the opportunity to afford decent, safe and sanitary housing.

The Housing Authority of Bexar County (HABC) is the public housing agency that administers the Housing Choice Voucher program in Bexar County, and adherence to HUD regulations.

Eligibility is determined based on the total annual income and family size of the household. Annual income cannot exceed 50% of the area median income for Bexar County. Family assets are also taken into consideration when determining eligibility.

Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED
Terry Michelle Trevino - Executive Director
(210) 225-0071

San Antonio Alternative Housing Corporation (SAAHC) provides decent rental and ownership housing that is affordable to low- and moderate-income households.

Household income must not exceed 50%, 60% or 80% of the area median income (AMI).

Click here to view necessary criteria.

Click here to view our homes.

Click here to view our multi-family units.

No charge for the visit.

Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED *Or by appointment
Rick Rodriguez - Director of Asset Management Send email
(210) 224-2349 x: 19

Villa De San Alfonso (formerly Vera Cruz Apartments) is a senior tax credit community less than three miles from downtown San Antonio.

We offer spacious one- and two-bedroom floorplans that enclose a beautiful courtyard area.

Location:

  • Inside 410
  • West

Managed by: Allied Orion Group

Number of Units: ___

Click here to read reviews by residents.

Click here to view floor plans.

Unit Size and Rent:

  • 1 BR - $515
  • 2 BR - $615

Fees:

  • Application Fee: $25
  • Risk Mitigation Fee: $300
  • Security Deposit: $225
  • Pet Deposit: $300
  • Pet Rent: $0

*Rents and fees may have changed since the last update.

Income Requirement:

  • Household monthly income must be at least 2.5 times the rent.

Terms:

  • 12-month contract

Rent Subsidies:

  • Section 8
  • Vouchers
  • Tax Credits

Legal Requirements:

  • Credit check
  • Rent history check

Will Consider:

  • First-Time Renters
  • Bankruptcies
  • Foreclosures
  • Misdemeanors

Pets Allowed:

  • Cats
  • Dogs up to 20 lbs (breed restrictions)
  • Pet Limit: 2

Amenities:

  • Spanish Speaking Staff
  • Elevator
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Community Room
  • Night Patrol
  • Wheelchair Access

Schools

  • School District: San Antonio ISD
  • Barkley-Ruiz Elementary School
  • Rhodes Middle School
  • Lanier High School
Office Hours: Monday: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Tuesday: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Wednesday: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Thursday: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Friday: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Saturday: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Sunday: CLOSED

Families and individuals living in CHR affordable housing communities have access to supportive social services such as:

  • Homework help and tutoring
  • After-school snacks and summer lunches
  • Adult education programs
  • ESL assistance
  • Financial literacy programs
  • Job readiness preparation
  • And more

Free for residents of San Juan Square 2.

Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

Families and individuals living in CHR affordable housing communities have access to supportive social services such as:

  • Homework help and tutoring
  • After-school snacks and summer lunches
  • Adult education programs
  • ESL assistance
  • Financial literacy programs
  • Job readiness preparation
  • And more

Free for residents of San Juan Square 1.

Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sunday: CLOSED

Located at The Summit facility, Crosspoint’s Veterans program provides transitional residential rehabilitation and case management services. This 3- to 6-month program provides comfortable, structured transitional housing to homeless Veterans and includes a needs assessment individual program planning and structured programming such as life skills classes, self-help support groups and individual counseling.

All services are coordinated with social work staff from the Department of Veterans Affairs. The program offers Veterans a chance to reestablish stable, permanent housing, a healthy, independent lifestyle through opportunities to obtain medical and behavioral health treatment, secure a stable source of income, develop a savings plan and arrange a stable residence.

Veterans only.

Elisa Lopez-Canseco - Program Administrator
(210) 225-0864

Homelife & Community Services believes that all individuals should be treated with dignity and respect. Homelife believes that every person has a right to live in and have access to all services available to support him/her within the local community. We will strive to provide the best normalized environment to accommodate the special needs of all persons and commit to providing services in accordance with a specific plan. Homelife strives to integrate our services with other community professionals to provide a variety of clinical and support services. Homelife's purpose is to provide an array of services and support for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Residential Services are through a Waiver program, please call for more information.

Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Welcome to Las Palmas Gardens! Located in San Antonio, TX, this peaceful, well-maintained community features a variety of spacious floor plans to meet your needs. Residents enjoy a variety of on-site amenities, including two a laundry room, a playground area and security access gates for improved safety. Come visit us today for a tour!

100 Units.

Lease Terms:

  • Affordable housing development
  • Restrictions based on 30% of the applicant’s income
  • Will accept Section 8 vouchers/certificates
  • One (1) year lease term
  • Security deposit ranges from $100 to $175
  • Low to mid-rise building type
  • Water included
  • No pets allowed
Monday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

Families and individuals living in CHR affordable housing communities have access to supportive social services such as:

  • Homework help and tutoring
  • After-school snacks and summer lunches
  • Adult education programs
  • ESL assistance
  • Financial literacy programs
  • Job readiness preparation
  • And more

Free for residents of Costa Almadena.

Monday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sunday: CLOSED

The Artisan at Willow Springs is a 248-unit community comprised of 1, 2, and 3 bedroom units in San Antonio, TX. Community amenities include a fully equipped clubhouse and community room, computer and kids’ room, playground, swimming pool, parking and storage garages, full perimeter fencing, controlled access gates, picnic areas, walking trail, and energy efficient components such as R-30 insulation in the attics and 12 SEER air conditioners. Eight units are available for mobility-impaired residents and five units are available for sight- and hearing-impaired residents.

All units at Casitas de Villa Corona are reserved for seniors 62 and older who make 50% or less of the Area Median Income (AMI). In Bexar County in 2019, 50% AMI for an individual is $24,850.

Qualifying residents pay only 30% of their income towards rent.

Thompson Place is located in the southwest part of San Antonio off of Hwy 90 and General McMullen. This community offers unique one-bedroom two-story town home floor plans, as well as 2 and 3 bedroom apartment homes.

Resident programming is provided through an on-site Community Learning Center. Each center is professionally staffed with a full-time Resident Coordinator. Services are offered year-round and include Leadership Development and Education for adults and youth, Pathways Youth Program, Community Wellness and Financial Literacy.

This program is open to the general public.

Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

Welcome to West Durango Apartments! Located on the West side of San Antonio, this family-friendly community is near schools, parks and major transportation routes, providing exceptional access to the surrounding area. Residents enjoy a variety of on-site amenities, including a Community Room, playground and basketball court. Come visit us today for a tour!

82 Units.

Lease Terms:

  • Affordable housing development
  • Restrictions based on 30% of the applicant’s income
  • One (1) year lease term
  • Water and Sewage included
  • Apartment building type
  • No pets allowed
Monday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

A Fisher House is "a home away from home" for families of patients receiving medical care at major military and VA medical centers. The homes are normally located within walking distance of the treatment facility or have transportation available.

All lodging fees for guest families at this house are paid through a grant from Fisher House Foundation.

Inge Godfrey Send email
(210) 916-6000

Welcome to Guild Part Apartments! This beautiful, well-maintained community features 114 units with a variety of floor plans to meet your needs. Residents enjoy several on-site amenities, including a Community Center and playground area. Come visit us for a tour today!

114 Units.

Lease Terms:

  • Affordable housing development
  • Restrictions based on 30% of the applicant’s income
  • Will accept Section 8 vouchers/certificates
  • One (1) year lease term
  • Rent is due at the first of the month
  • Security deposit required upon move-in date
  • Low to mid-rise building type
  • No pets allowed
Monday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: CLOSED Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

Welcome to West Avenue Apartments! A certified "Communities of Quality" this community is located within a quiet neighborhood in North Central San Antonio, TX and has everything to meet your lifestyle needs. In addition to a prime location near schools, a post office, and public transportation routes, residents enjoy a variety of family-friend amenities and programs for all ages. Come visit us today for a tour!

150 Units.

Lease Terms:

  • Affordable housing development
  • Restrictions based on 30% of the applicant’s income
  • Will accept Section 8 vouchers/certificates
  • Low to mid-rise building type
  • One (1) year lease term
  • Two pets max allowed with $100 deposit
Monday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

Welcome to La Risa Apartments! Located in San Antonio, TX, this beautiful community offers outstanding convenience to many businesses and services, including medical facilities, transportation, shopping and much more. Residents enjoy a variety of on-site amenities designed to make their lifestyles more comfortable and enjoyable, such as a Community Learning Center, pool, playground, educational activities and more. Come visit us today for a tour!

237 Units.

Lease Terms:

  • Affordable housing development
  • One (1) year lease term
  • Restrictions based on 30% of the applicant’s income
  • Two-story multi-family apartment building type
  • Pets allowed
Monday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

Welcome to Arbor Place Apartments! This property located in San Antonio, TX, provides affordable living with spacious, garden walk-up style apartments available in one-, two- and three-bedroom units. Arbor Place hosts numerous activities and events for residents and offers a great community room equipped with computers and internet access. Come visit us today!

84 Units.

Lease Terms:

  • Application Fees: $35 if single, $50 if married
  • One (1) year lease term
  • Will accept Section 8 vouchers/certificates
  • Garden walk-up style apartments
  • Pets allowed
  • 10:00 PM curfew/quiet time
Monday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED (Closed for lunch 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM)

Welcome to Sutton Square Duplexes! Located on the Northwest side of San Antonio, TX, this family-friendly, Section 8 community features a variety of floor plans to meet your lifestyle needs. Residents enjoy several on-site amenities, including a computer center with internet access, complimentary after-school programs, a large playground area, ample parking, laundry facilities, and more. Come visit us today for a tour!

30 Units.

Lease Terms:

  • Rent for this property may not exceed 30% of gross annual income and is based on several factors, including the number of persons in the eligible applicant’s household; please see property manager for full details
  • One (1) year lease term required
  • Duplex building type
Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Lunch program Monday through Friday
  • Food Commodities Program
  • Shuttle to grocery store
  • On-Site management and maintenance
  • Resident social functions
  • 62+
  • Section 8

Families and individuals living in CHR affordable housing communities have access to supportive social services such as:

  • Homework help and tutoring
  • After-school snacks and summer lunches
  • Adult education programs
  • ESL assistance
  • Financial literacy programs
  • Job readiness preparation
  • And more
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

Children in our Custodial Residential Care program have been removed from their homes due to abuse, neglect or exploitation and are placed with Mission Road by the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services.

The children depend upon our highly trained staff to provide the support that enables them to achieve their full potential. Many of the children have physical disabilities and challenging behaviors, along with emotional scars.

At Mission Road, the children find a new, safe and predictable home staffed by trained, loving and professional caregivers. Our children thrive and progress in a safe, happy family setting in which all their needs are met--and then some!

Children ages 3 to 17 years with intellectual and other developmental disabilities.

The Custodial Residential program is licensed and monitored by the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services.

Fees for the care of our children are provided by the State of Texas through a variety of funding sources and are augmented by private and corporate donations.

Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED
Yolanda Maciel - Social Services, Children’s Services Send email
(210) 334-2431

We know it can be a challenge to find affordable housing in retirement, so GGYC built the Newell Retirement Plaza for adults age 62 and older. Our facility provides seniors a variety of on-site resources and opportunities while allowing them the comfort and security of independent living in their own residence. Take a look at some of the amenities and opportunities we have for our 48 one-bedroom apartments and six efficiency apartments:

  • Professionally managed
  • On-site activities coordinator
  • Regular coordinated activities
  • On-site medical screening
  • Transportation upon request
  • Furnished apartments available upon request
  • Appliances
  • Spacious laundry facilities
  • Handicap accessibility
  • Food bank
  • Internet available
  • Shopping and services within walking distance
  • Elevator access
  • Near public transportation
  • Affordable rent
  • Secure apartments
  • Pets are welcome
  • Tutoring and mentoring availale at the George Gervin Academy
  • Volunteer opportunities at the George Gervin Youth Center daycare center
  • Reduced cost for beauty and barber services
  • Participate in neighborhood association

Age 62 and older.

Monday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

Alamo Community Group is proud to offer free counseling and assistance to prospective homebuyers.

FINDING AND BUYING A HOME
Alamo Community Group has three ways to help homeowners and prospective homeowners get the home they have always wanted:
1. New and Pre-Owned Single Family Home Sales
2. Down Payment Assistance
3. Owner-Occupied Single Family Home Rehabilitation

HOME BUYER EDUCATION
The process of buying a home can be overwhelming and time consuming! Alamo Community Group offers a step-by-step customized plan that will help you get through this complicated process. This workshop will help you determine what type of home is right for you, get you ready to make an offer on a home, understand your home inspections, as well as prepare you for to expect during a closing.

FINANCIAL FITNESS
Whether seeking a workable spending and savings plan, getting out of debt, buying a home, or planning for a sound financial future, Alamo Community Group can help. We offer consumers the financial management and planning skills they need to make the most of their income, savings and assets.

CREDIT COUNSELING
Alamo Community Group has been providing consumers with budget, debt, and housing advice since 1990. Our credit counseling professionals offer a full range of debt management, financial education, housing, credit, and bankruptcy counseling, as well as other education services.

HOME MAINTENANCE TRAINING
This unique program helps you maintain long-term home-ownership. Consumers will learn how to re-evaluate budgets, decrease utility expenses, as well as learn how to conduct minor in-home repairs.

This program is open to the public.

Free.

Welcome to Country Club Village Apartments! A certified "Communities of Quality", this beautiful Section 8 senior community boasts a prime location near the San Antonio medical center and Crossroads mall, as well as convenient access to public transportation and I10/Loop 410. Residents enjoy a variety of on-site services and scheduled activities, such as bingo, arts and crafts, and health clinics. Come visit us today for a tour!

82 Units.

Lease Terms:

  • Affordable housing development
  • Restrictions based on 30% of applicant’s income
  • Will accept Section 8 vouchers/certificates
  • One (1) year lease term
  • One small pet under 20lbs allowed with a $300 pet deposit
  • Duplex building type
Monday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED