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 mission of New Homestead is "Dedicated to Assisting Families with Affordable Housing." The agency is committed to excellence in assisting seniors, disabled individuals, and families with drug-free, safe, decent and affordable housing opportunities.
Elderly/Disabled Housing:There are 46 one-bedroom and 8 two-bedroom apartments located on Meadow Drive in a quality, open setting. These apartments are constructed of brick, with each unit having:
Rent is calculated at 30% of adjusted income (annual income less deductions allowed by the HUD regulations). Application screening criteria includes income guidelines, credit history, criminal history, housekeeping, and citizenship.