Finding Affordable Housing in Hawaii

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

Most listings found here are descriptions of affordable housing in Hawaii. There is a range of options for the low income renter seeking housing in Hawaii, 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 Hawaii 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 Hawaii. 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 Hawaii without paying too much!

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  • Waimea Elderly Housing Project
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Elderly )
    • Kamuela, HI - 96743
    • (808) 885-4423
    Waimea Elderly Housing is an elderly independent living complex conveniently located in the town of Waimea next to the fire and police stations. The site is within short distance to shopping complexes, banks and community services. At an elevation of 2,669 feet above sea level, Waimea is generally cool all year around. The project is comprised of nine one-story walkup apartment buildings with a combined total of 40 units. Thirty-nine units are one-bedroom/one-bath with approximately 528 sq. ft. of living space. One two-bedroom/one-bath unit is reserved for on-site staff. All units have carpeted living areas with vinyl tile floors in the kitchen and bath areas. Kitchens are equipped with a refrigerator and electric range. Bathrooms are equipped with a basin, water closet and tub/shower combination. The property has on-site laundry, a resident manager’s office and a community center for tenant functions. Thirty-nine of the units are subsidized through a HUD Project Rental Assistance Contract (PRAC). A non-revenue unit is occupied by the on-site resident manager. Owner: Waimea Housing Foundation, Inc. Property Manager: Big Island Housing Foundation Year Built: 1995 Total Units: 40 TMK: 3-6-7-2 Subsidy: Section 202 PRAC Accept County Housing (Housing Choice Voucher): No Utilities: Tenant paid electricity ADA Accessible: Yes (4 Units)
  • Haili Elderly
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Elderly )
    • Hilo, HI - 96720-2971
    • (808) 961-3273
    Haili Elderly Apartments provides beautiful, affordable apartment homes within walking distance of beautiful downtown Hilo next to the crescent-shaped Hilo Bay. Downtown Hilo is Hawaii Island's biggest small town, featuring centuries-old wooden store fronts, many of which are on the National Register of Historic Places. Catch a bus on Haili Street down to Kamehameha Avenue that faces beautiful Hilo Bay. While you are there, discover a variety of local shops, restaurants and attractions including the modern aloha wear at Sig Zane Designs, the neo-classical Palace Theatre built in 1925, and the bustling Hilo Farmers Market. You'll also find a variety of art galleries featuring paintings, woodwork, glasswork and jewelry from artists with a unique island point of view. Visit the East Hawaii Cultural Center, the central hub of the Hilo art scene, dedicated to preserving and sharing cultural, creative and traditional arts on the island. In spite of the close proximity to downtown, Haili Elderly Apartments provides the illusion of being miles away from it all. Learn, live and love the lifestyle at Haili Elderly Apartments today!
  • E Komo Mai
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family )
    • Hilo, HI - 96720-3874
    • (808) 935-1098
    E Komo Mai Apartments is a multi-family housing complex centrally located in Downtown Hilo. The project is comprised of two three-story walkup apartment buildings with a combined total of 45 units. There are 35 one-bedroom/one-bath units with approximately 494 sq. ft. living space. 10 two-bedroom/one-bath units have approximately 646 sq. ft. of living space. All units have vinyl tile floors and ample storage throughout. Kitchens are equipped with a refrigerator, gas range and garbage disposal. Bathrooms are equipped with a basin, water closet and tub/shower combination. The property has on-site laundry, a resident manager’s office and a pavilion for tenant functions. Nine of the one-bedroom units are subsidized through the HUD Section 8 program. Thirty-six units are indirectly subsidized by HUD through the Section 236 program. The Section 236 program provides mortgage interest reduction payments to the owner from HUD, reducing overhead costs and therefore, lower rents than the surrounding market. A non-revenue two bedroom unit is occupied by the on-site resident manager. Owner: Kinoole, Inc. Property Manager: Big Island Housing Foundation Year Built: 1971 Total Units: 45 (35 1-bdrm / 10 2-bdrm) TMK: 3-2-4-25-001 Subsidy: Section 236 / Section 8 Accept County Housing (Housing Choice Voucher): Yes Utilities: Included ADA Accessible: No
  • Kamana Elderly
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Elderly )
    • Hilo, HI - 96720-4166
    • 808
    Kamana Elderly Housing is an elderly independent living complex centrally located in Hilo. The site is within short distance to shopping complexes, banks and the County of Hawaii’s Coordinated Services senior community center. The project is comprised of nine one-story walkup apartment buildings with a combined total of 62 units. All units are one-bedroom/one-bath with approximately 533 sq. ft. of living space. All units have vinyl tile floors and ample storage throughout. Kitchens are equipped with a refrigerator, electric range and a garbage disposal. Bathrooms are equipped with a basin, water closet and tub/shower combination. The property has on-site laundry, a resident manager’s office and gazebos throughout the premises for tenant enjoyment. Sixty-one of the units are subsidized through the HUD Section 8 program. A non-revenue unit is occupied by the on-site resident manager. Owner: Kamana, Inc. Property Manager: Big Island Housing Foundation Year Built: 1982 Total Units: 62 TMK: 3-2-4-56-22 Subsidy: Section 8 Accept County Housing (Housing Choice Voucher): No Utilities: Tenant paid electricity ADA Accessible: Yes (6 Units)
  • Riverside Apartments
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family )
    • Hilo, HI - 96720-2354
    • 808
    Riverside Apartments is a multi-family housing complex located in Downtown Hilo at the entrance to Wainaku. The project is comprised of a six-story walkup apartment building with a combined total of 74 units. There are 12 one-bedroom/one-bath units with approximately 559 sq. ft. living space; 56 two-bedroom/one-bath units have approximately 620 sq. ft. of living space; and, 6 three-bedroom/one and one-half-bath units have approximately 880 sq. ft. of living space. All units have vinyl tile floors and redwood louvered windows. Kitchens are equipped with a refrigerator, electric range and garbage disposal. Bathrooms are equipped with a basin, water closet and tub/shower combination. The property has on-site laundry, a site manager’s office and covered parking. Ten one-bedroom units, fifty-one two-bedroom units, and six three-bedroom units are subsidized through the HUD Section 8 program. Two one-bedroom and three two-bedroom units are indirectly subsidized by HUD through the Section 236 program. The Section 236 program provides mortgage interest reduction payments to the owner from HUD, reducing overhead costs and therefore, lower rents than the surrounding market. Two non-revenue two bedroom units are occupied by site management staff. Owner: BIHF Riverside Community Based Non-Profit Corporation. Property Manager: Big Island Housing Foundation Year Built: 1973 Total Units: 74 (12 1-bdrm / 56 2-bdrm / 6 3-bdrm) TMK: 3-2-6-003-009 Subsidy: Section 236 / Section 8 Accept County Housing (Housing Choice Voucher): Yes Utilities: Included ADA Accessible: No