Finding Affordable Housing in California

Welcome to! Here it is easy to find information on California low income apartments. Just click on a city in the list of California cities below.

Most listings found here are descriptions of affordable housing in California. There is a range of options for the low income renter seeking housing in California, including listings of housing types sponsored by Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and properties sponsored by state or local housing authorities.

Some apartments listed here will require prospective residents to meet income eligibility requirements and other guidelines specific to a housing authority, and other properties will be open to all residents needing California low income apartments.

The listings are not comprehensive for each geographic area, but we do strive to provide as many listings as available per city in California. Our goal is to match each website user with as many affordable housing opportunities as possible.

We welcome user reviews and corrections of property listings. It is also our desire to meet your information needs. If you need help, please do not hesitate to contact us. You should be able to find affordable housing in California without paying too much!

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  • Joshua Tree Apartments
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Disabled)
    • Bakersfield, CA - 93309
    • (661) 396-2377
  • Vista Del Monte Co-op
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Elderly)
    • Palm Springs, CA - 92262
    • (760) 322-8636
    Vista Del Monte Co-op is located in North Palm Springs with a beautiful mountain view of the peaks of the San Jacinto Mountains. This community of 51 apartments sets back off the street to give a peaceful atmosphere of serenity for independent living aged 62+. Vista Del Monte Co-op is nationally recognized as “A Community of Quality” by the National Affordable Housing Management Association. The property was completed in 1998. Vista Del Monte Co-op Apartments has come to be a healthier and safer environment to live in by becoming 100% smoke free. Smoking is not allowed within the individual apartments and the common areas. Resident members enjoy their one- story garden apartment with a front patio giving them a place to sit and enjoy a day in the sunny fresh air of Palm Springs when they are not participating in their monthly meetings, and many community activities. The community room is a place where you will find a showcase filled with great items; Friday morning friendship club with coffee and fresh muffins, holding exercise classes twice a week, or just enjoying a social setting with one another. There are many dinners, parties, and social events that give everyone a chance to participate in this active community. Vista Del Monte is located within walking distance to many stores, banks, post office and restaurants. We are also just down the street from down town Palm Springs where there is many stores, museums, movie theaters, and lots and lots of mini shops. Palm Springs is home to the Palm Springs Follies that you won’t want to miss. The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway near the Chino Canyon is very close for a mountain adventure. The co-op is also near the Movie Colony that boasts many icons and celebrities from years past and present. The warm summers are good for many people’s overall health. There is a breeze on the north side that comes through and helps keep the summertime comfortable. Our beautiful community of lush landscaping is affordable for everyone. Every unit has subsidy and resident members pay only 30% of their income for rent. Vista Del Monte co-op is a senior community where you will find a friendly place to call your home. Unit Amenities: Individual heat and a/c; 540 1-BR, 1-BA Units; Front patio; Full kitchen; Cold & Hot water included; Refrigerator & gas range included; Cable ready; Window coverings; Utility allowance; Emergency pull cords in bedroom & bathroom; Handicap accessible units; Security screen doors. Property Amenities: Gated reserved parking; Secured entry; Community room; Community kitchen for community activities; Laundry room; Library; Lounge; Onsite maintenance; Pet friendly (20 lbs and under); Showcase; Community patio.
  • Vigil Light Apartments
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Elderly)
    • Santa Rosa, CA - 95405
    • (707) 544-2810
    Vigil Light Senior Community is located in Santa Rosa, California. AMENITIES & SERVICES: All garden apartments are ground level with separate outside entrances & patios; Beautifully landscaped; Parking spaces; Well-lighted walkways; Community room; On-site Resident Services Coordinator; On-site Property Management; Close proximity to shopping, banks, public transportation & restaurants
  • Creston Garden
    Multi-Family Housing Rental (for Family)
    • Paso Robles, CA - 93446
    • (805) 238-7626
  • Rancho Lindo Apartments
    Multi-Family Housing Rental (for Family)
    • Lamont, CA - 93241
    • (661) 845-3860
    Features: Community center with large central activity room, kitchen, computer lab, and common laundry area; Spacious outdoor open areas; Recreation area with picnic tables and BBQ grills, basketball court, playing field, and playground equipment; Washer and dryer hookups in each unit; Private front patio and back porch; Close proximity to elementary school, park, market, medical clinic. Energy Features: Energy Star appliances; Tankless water heaters; Cool tile roof; Solar system for community center; Build It Green Certified; Exceeds CA Title 24 Energy standard by 37%. Resident Services: Educational classes to benefit all residents; Wide range of after school programs for children