Public Housing Program

OHA owns and operates a total of 359 proprieties, located at Camelot Towers – 827 Albia Road, Southoak Towers – 102 West Finley Avenue, Westgate Towers – 910 West Second, and scattered family sites which are located throughout the community and include 2 and 3 bedroom units. Rents are based on 30% of the gross annual income.

Our spacious 2 Bedroom Duplex style family scattered site offer: 
*Family friendly with Quiet neighborhoods!
*Stove / Refrigerator furnished
*Eat-in kitchen with ample cabinet space and pantry
*Main floor laundry hook-ups
*Bathroom with combination of tub & shower

*Concrete patio areas in the rear of the unit to have potted plants, patio furniture, grill and a small baby pool
*Sheds located off of the patio area
*Wonderful playground equipment ample yard room for the children! 
*School bus pick-up / drop-off available at all 2-bedroom family sites
*Lawn mowing is provided by OHA
*Tenants furnishes window air conditioners and is responsible for snow removal of their own driveway

Our spacious 3 bedroom Townhouse style family scattered site offer:
*Family friendly with Quiet neighborhoods!

*Stove / Refrigerator furnished
*Eat-in kitchen with ample cabinet space and pantry
*Main floor laundry hook-ups
*Half bath located downstairs and bathroom with combination of tub & shower along with 3 carpeted bedrooms located upstairs. 
*Concrete patio areas in the rear of the unit to have potted plants, patio furniture, grill and a small baby pool
*Sheds located off of the patio area
*Wonderful playground equipment ample yard room for the children! 
*School bus pick-up / drop-off available at all 3 bedroom sites except Summitt Street (school bus designated location for this area is Third Street & McPherson)
*Snow removal along with lawn mowing is provided by OHA
*Tenants furnishes window air conditioners 

Income Limits effective 5/1/2019

Tenant rent is based on all household annual income. Income Limits per household size:

1 person = $38,850                    4 person = $55,500

2 person = $44,400                   5 person = $59,950

3 person = $48,950                   6 person = $64,400

*Security Deposits:

2BR – $300.00
3BR – $300.00

*Scattered family sites participants are responsible for paying utilities & connection fee including; water, gas, and electric
*Maintenance available 24 hours a day, 7 day a week

Our spacious 99 units at Camelot offers:
*Secure building with entry system / prox tag entry
*Quiet neighborhood! Large building backyard with designated gathering area for tenants
*Ample parking
*Spacious community room for activities and family gatherings
*Raised garden area
*Snow removal along with lawn mowing is provided by OHA
*Maintenance available 24 hours a day, 7 day a week

Our spacious 91 units & 12 Cottages at Southoak offers:
*Secure building with entry system / prox tag entry

*Quiet neighborhood! 
*Ample parking
*Spacious community room for activities and family gatherings
*Raised garden area
*Snow removal along with lawn mowing is provided by OHA
*Maintenance available 24 hours a day, 7 day a week

Our spacious 97 units at Westgate offers:
*Secure building with entry system / prox tag entry
*Quiet neighborhood! Spacious patio area in the rear of the building with sitting area
*Ample parking
*Raised garden area
*Newly Remodeled community room for activities and family gatherings
*Snow removal along with lawn mowing is provided by OHA
*Maintenance available 24 hours a day, 7 day a week

*Each building has a Resident Advisory board lead by tenant service coordinator. Resident Council plans and organizes tenant activities please click on link to view monthly events. https://www.ohatowers.org/community-calendar/

Income Limits effective 5/1/2019

Annual Gross Income which includes interest from all assets cannot be more than:

$38,850 for a one-person family

$44,400 for a two-person family

*A security deposit is required on the day you move in

*An annual fee of $120.00 is charged for the electricity to operate the air conditioner and deep freezers. OHA does not provide air conditioners and deep freezers.
*Tenants have the choice to purchase basic expanded cable TV service from $25 per month, which would be charged to your rental account.
*Each rental unit has a deadbolt lock
*All utilities including gas, water, electric and trash removal are paid by OHA. Refrigerators, electric ranges and draperies are furnished. Coin operated automatic washers and dryer are located in each building. Garbage and trash are disposed in the compactors with a chute located on each floor.
*Free bus service to Hy-Vee stores & Wal-Mart during the week for tenants by the City Transit.