Finding Affordable Housing
Affordable Housing Resources
Rotary Miller Avenue Senior Housing - Applications Available December 2017. For more information or to be placed on the list: 1-800-635-2558 or visit online at www.HumanGood.org to begin the application process. FAQs about the Rotary Housing.
Bridge Housing - Offers listings of Bay Area Affordable Housing for Seniors and Families. To search the listings or apply for housing visit www.bridgehousing.com.
Mercy Housing in California - Provides affordable housing & supportive services for low income families, seniors & people w/ special needs. To search listings or apply for housing visit https://www.mercyhousing.org/find-housing.
MidPen Housing - MidPen Housing is one of the nation’s leading non-profit developers, owners and managers of high-quality affordable housing for renters and purchasers. To search listings or apply for housing visit https://www.midpen-housing.org/find-housing/.
EDEN Housing - Provides housing, services and activities in northern California for the needs of lower income, seniors and disabled people. For more information visit https://www.edenhousing.org/now-leasing. Opportunities with EDEN Opening Soon: https://www.edenhousing.org/opening-soon
Charities Housing - The mission is to develop, preserve, and manage high quality affordable housing for low-income individuals and their families. To learn more or see listings visit http://charitieshousing.org/. View Bay Area Housing Opportunities: http://charitieshousing.org/available-housing/.
First Community Housing - Designs, develops and manages affordable housing for low-income households. To learn more visit http://www.firsthousing.com/cat/developments/.
HABITAT for Humanity, Peninsula - The mission is to provide local families with a springboard to secure, stable futures through affordable homeownership, financial literacy and neighborhood revitalization. To learn more visit https://www.habitatgsf.org/what-we-do/developments.
HIP Shared Home Program Affordable Housing Opportunities
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!
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