Frequently Asked Questions for prospective LOMCO residents

  What types of housing does LOMCO provide?

LOMCO provides a variety of different affordable housing options, but our main types of housing includes  senior (age 62+)  and people with physical and mental impairments

  Does LOMCO provide emergency housing or temporary housing?

LOMCO does not provide emergency housing or temporary housing.

  How do I apply for housing?

Each LOMCO property has its own leasing office and its own application process. If you or your family would like to rent an apartment at one of our communities, please call the property directly. When you call, the property staff can answer questions regarding apartment availability, rent, income requirements or restrictions and how to obtain an application for housing.

  How do I qualify to live at a LOMCO property? What are the minimum requirements?

Each LOMCO property has its own qualification criteria. You can call each property of interest and discuss the qualifications with the property staff.

  How long will it take to see if I have been approved to become a resident at a LOMCO property?

Depending on availability you should typically hear about your status in two weeks. Please note that there is a great need for affordable housing and the majority of our properties have long waiting lists or no availability. Please call the property staff directly for questions regarding waiting lists.

  What cities are you located in?

Please visit our property listings page to look at property listings by city. You can then contact the property you are interested in for more information.

  What is the cost to rent an apartment from LOMCO?

Rents vary and are different across counties. You can contact the property you are interested in for more information about rent.

  Are your apartments accessible?

LOMCO operates barrier-free properties which provide accessible, affordable housing for physically disabled residents in an independent living environment. Many of our properties have apartments specifically designed with accessible features. Please contact the property you are interested in for more information about accessibility options.

  Do you allow pets?

Each LOMCO community has a pet policy. Please contact the property you are interested in directly for more information. Assistance animals are allowed at all LOMCO properties.

  Can I apply for housing if I have been evicted?

LOMCO accepts all applications for housing. However, we must assess for evictions. Please refer to the individual property’s Resident Selection Criteria for detailed requirements around evictions. LOMCO’s policy is typically no evictions within three years.

  Can I apply for housing if I have a felony?

LOMCO accepts all applications for housing. However, we must assess for felonies. Please refer to the individual property’s Resident Selection Criteria for detailed requirements around felonies.