Regional Municipality of York, Social Housing
|Areas Served||York Region|
|Address & Map|
Housing Access Centre
55 Eagle St W
Newmarket, ON L3Y 8W5
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|Major Intersection||Yonge St / Eagle St|
|Office Phone||905-830-4444 ext. 2499 |
|Toll Free Phone||1-877-464-9675 ext. 2499 |
|Description||Types of Social Housing |
These communities offer both rent-geared-to-income and market rent housing. Living in a co-operative means that you are a member of the corporation that owns and manages the housing community.
A mix of rent-geared-to-income housing and market rent housing. These housing communities are owned and operated by community-based organizations. Some non-profit housing communities are just for seniors, other housing communities are for families and singles.
Housing York Inc. (HYI) York Region's housing company owns and operates rent-geared-to-income and market rent housing units across York Region.
Rent Supplement (Landlords) York Region has rent supplement agreements with a number of private landlords. Rent supplement tenants pay rent geared-to-income (RGI) in regular rental apartments. The Region pays the landlord the difference between the tenant's RGI rent and the market rent for the unit.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Subjects||Housing ; Housing cooperatives ; Low income housing|