Affordable and Permanent Supportive Housing Communities
SHC believes in creating and maintaining community. We provide affordable and supportive housing for people with low incomes and people living with a disabling physical, cognitive, mental, or behavioral health condition.
SHC owns, partners in, and/or provides services at 7 affordable and permanent supportive housing communities in New Mexico. Housing & Service Coordinators assist our tenants in connecting with community resources needed to maintain housing stability and improve health and financial outcomes. We strive to combine supportive housing with mixed income residents, sustainable green features, and award winning architectural design.
To apply, please contact the apartment community directly.
SHC Apartment Communities
700 2nd Street NW, Albuquerque, NM, 505-242-2100
This high profile, award-winning development is located on a reclaimed, former city-owned parking lot in downtown Albuquerque. The property celebrates a wide range of sustainable design features ranging from a roof-top array of solar panels for domestic hot-water and supplemental space heating, cisterns for roof water collection, grey-water re-use system, low-emitting materials, low water plants, and a hands-on community garden for resident use. 72 micro-efficiency units house a diverse population ranging from formerly homeless individuals to low-wage workers and market-rate residents. A ground floor commercial space houses a cafe and integrated on-site supportive services, including monthly educational and social activities for residents. The apartments also feature a computer lab, library, and community room.
5901 Redlands Road NW, Albuquerque, NM
505-833-3531 or call SHC-NM offices at 505-255-3643
Redlands Apartments is a HUD 811 Property, which is permanent housing for low-income persons who have a verifiable disability and desire to live an independent setting. Property includes 17 one-bedroom units, a manager’s office, laundry facility, community room, community garden, computer lab, and landscaped common areas. Rents are based on 30% of the tenant’s annual adjusted income (residents must re-certify income annually) and all utilities are paid. There is currently a waiting list for these units.
100 Silver Avenue SW, Albuquerque, NM, 505-246-8500
Includes 122 units with a mixture of studios, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom units. Prices range from zero income units to various below market rates on most, with nine units at market price. The apartments features a controlled access key fob system, community garden, on-site parking garage, storage units for rent, and playground. SHC is developed Silver Gardens in partnership with Romero Rose LLC. This award-winning development has achieved a LEED Platinum certification and is the first affordable housing development in the country to sell carbon offsets. Sustainable "green" features include rooftop solar panels and wind turbines. Currently, SHC coordinates services for all residents who live in the complex.
1313 Wellesley Drive SE, Albuquerque, NM, 505-256-7748
80 units of affordable housing for persons with incomes at or below 50% area median income. The property includes studios and one-bedroom apartments with golf course views, on-site food bank available to all residents, and community planting area. Laundry facility onsite and off street parking. Section 8 rental assistance accepted.
2534 East Aztec Avenue, Gallup, NM, 505-863-7400
Chuska Apartments combines 10 permanent supportive housing units for chronically homeless families and 20 permanent affordable housing units for families at or below 60% of the area median income. Chuska Apartments includes one-story residential buildings with a mixture of two- and three-bedroom apartments. The project features a number of green design elements, including use of day lighting, non-toxic materials, solar energy, and native and drought-tolerant plants. An on-site SHC Service Coordinator provides resources and programming for residents. The apartments feature a community room, computer with internet for resident use during regular business hours, playground, fire pit and picnic area.
Vista Gallinas Apartments
2525 Ridge Runner Road, Las Vegas, NM, 505-454-1093
This 14-unit development in Las Vegas, NM provides permanent supportive housing for persons with disabilities who have extremely low incomes. Residents pay only 30% of their annual adjusted income for rent and all utilities are included. This property operates under the HUD 811 program and residents must re-certify income annually. These one-bedroom, garden style rental homes are situated on a two acre site overlooking the Vista Gallinas River and within walking distance to services and shopping.
West Central Apartments
5817 Central Avenue NW, Albuquerque, NM
505-831-5116 or call SHC offices at 505-255-3643
12 one-bedroom units at market price. This property has a playground, is a gated community, and all utilities are paid. Located on Albuquerque Rapid Transit line.