Frequently Asked Questions

Each of our affordable apartment communities is different and rent amounts vary. The rent cost is often based on the income of the applicant. To find out how much your rent would be at a specific community, contact that community manager. Click to return to our community listing. (link to community listing page)
Interfaith Housing was founded by churches that combined their funds to provide more affordable housing for the community. However, we do not require residents or employees to practice any religion.
No, you do not have to be Christian to apply, live, or work at any of our apartment communities.
Each apartment community has a different waitlist. Our apartment communities’ waitlists range from approximately six months to three years long. This is an estimate. To find out how long the wait list is at a specific community, contact that community manager. Click to return to our community listing. (link to community listing page)
Each apartment community has different qualifications and income requirements. To find out if you qualify at a specific community, please complete an online application or contact that community manager. Click to return to our community listing. (link to community listing page)
We do not provide immediate or emergency housing. Most of our properties have wait lists. If one of our communities does have a vacancy, it will be posted on that apartment community’s webpage. Click to return to our community listing. (link to community listing page)
No, we do not provide rental assistance. Our mission is to enrich the lives of low income and moderate income families, seniors and persons with disabilities through the provision of affordable housing.
We do not pay for future residents’ deposits.
Some of our apartment communities allow pets and some do not. Please view the Pet Policy information posted under the Amenities tab on each community webpage.
We now have online applications! If you are unable to complete an application online please contact that community manager for assistance. Click to return to our community listing. (link to community listing page)
When a community’s wait list is closed it means that the wait list exceeds three years and you may not fill out an application. Please check the community’s website to see if the waitlist is open. Click to return to our community listing. (link to community listing page)
To be placed on our preferred vendors list, please email Doris Snashall at snashall@sdihf.org with your company’s information.
Interfaith Housing does not permit smoking on the premises of our apartment communities or within 25 feet of any entrance.