Finding Affordable Housing
HIP Housing Affordable Housing Opportunities as of September 2017
HIP Housing is a non-profit organization that provides home-sharing opportunities in San Mateo County. Do you have a room to rent in your home or are you looking for a room to rent? Contact HIP Housing at 650-348-6660. If you find a housemate through HIP Housing, 90 days later you receive $250!
- HIP Housing Affordable Housing - Housing Offered
- HIP Housing Affordable Housing - Persons Seeking Housing
Below Market Rate (BMR) Units
The BMR Inclusionary Housing Program requires developers to sell or rent a certain percentage of units in new developments at a below-market-rate price that is affordable to low to moderate income households. To be eligible to for a BMR unit, a household must meet specific income and first-time homeowner requirements.
Single Room Occupancy Units
Are you a household of one person looking for affordable housing? A single room occupancy unit might be just what you need. Single room occupancy (SRO) refers to a building that houses people in single rooms. This means that tenants often share bathrooms and kitchens. This option is available if you are a household of one person.
The City of South San Francisco has three SRO buildings.
- Grand Hotel - (650) 348-5577
- Metro Hotel - (650) 588-7802
- Industrial Hotel - (650) 589-3897