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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply?

To apply, please stop by 208 Thundercloud Lane, Indiana, PA to pick up an application. Applications can also be mailed or emailed to you by calling our office at 724.801.8150. The application must be filled out completely before you return it.

Do you do credit and criminal background checks? How far back do you go?

We process standard credit, criminal and rental history background checks. Specific screening criteria can be provided by our leasing office.

What is income based housing?

The Low Income Tax Credit Program is an income and rent restrictive program for households with moderate income. Rents are based on a percentage of HUD’s current fair market rents, which makes rents more affordable.

When and how will I hear back from you?

If you have completed a pre-application to be added to our wait list, then we will mail you a confirmation letter. We usually get back to an email or phone inquiry the same or next business day. We mail out a wait list confirmation letter right after we receive a wait list application.

What documentation do I need and why?

We will provide you with a list of everything that is needed at the application interview in an email or written letter.

Do you accept Section 8 vouchers?

We do accept Section 8 Vouchers for Income Based units.

Are you pet friendly? If so, is there a charge?

Yes welcome pets with some restrictions and additional rents. We would be happy to discuss this with you.