The New Homestead
The Sioux Center Low-Rent Housing Agency (New Homestead) is an affordable, low-rent, public housing program administered by US Housing and Urban Development (HUD) guidelines and governed by a five member board. The New Homestead is committed to excellence in assisting low-income seniors and families with drug-free, safe, decent and affordable housing opportunities.
The family project consists of 17 scattered family dwellings with two, three or
four bedrooms within the Sioux Center community. Rent is 30% of the family income with a maximum according to bedroom size.
The elderly project, located on Meadow Drive, consists of 46 one-bedroom and eight two-bedroom units of housing in a quality open setting. These apartments are constructed of brick, with each unit having:
- Bedroom and bathroom
- Front / back outside entrance
- Kitchen with furnished appliances
- Living room
Rent is 30% of the adjusted family income or a maximum of $365 per month, whichever is less.
Other added services include:
- Free laundry facilities
- Full-time maintenance
- Home-delivered meals
- Lawn mowing
- Snow removal
- Social room
- Utilities included in rent
For more information, go to www.scnewhomestead.com
or contact Carol by phone at (712) 722-2237, by fax at (712) 722-4237 or by email