Desert Sage Manor
Q: How much rent will I pay?
A: Desert Sage Manor is a subsidized property. Your rent is 30% of your adjusted income.
Q: What utilities are included in the rent?
A: Water, sewer, garbage and electric are included with the rent.
Q: Do you have cable TV?
A: Each unit has cable in the living room and bedroom. There is an additional monthly charge of $23 for expanded basic cable TV. You can add additional channels if you wish. The additional channel charge will be billed directly to you from the cable company.
Q: I am not 62, but I am disabled. Do I qualify to live at Desert Sage?
A: You must be 62 or older for you application to be considered, regardless of disability.
Q: What are some other qualifications?
A: HUD sets up maximum income limits which vary from year to year. Please call the office for more information on income limits.
Q: Do you have caregiving or housekeeping staff?
A: We have no care giving or housekeeping staff. However, we will assist you in finding any help you need. Medicaid does help cover the cost of caregivers for those who qualify.
Q: Do you have a transportation van?
A: No we do not. There are medical transportation services and also 2 local taxi companies.
Q: Can I have more than one personal car parked in the parking lot.
A: We have limited spaces so we can not allow more than one car per resident.
Q: Do you allow pets?
A: Yes. We do allow for small pets. There is a $150 refundable pet deposit. Dogs: Maximum number: one (1). Maximum size: 25 lbs. (adult size) Minimum age: one (1) year, NO PUPPIES. Must be spayed or neutered. Documented distemper and rabies shots. Cats: Maximum number: one (1). Maximum size: 15 lbs. Minimum age: one (1) year, NO KITTENS. Must be spayed or neutered. Documented distemper and rabies shots. Birds: Maximum number: two (2). Wings must be clipped; Fish: Maximum aquarium size, 20 gallons; OR Rodents: Such as hamsters, guinea pigs, or rabbits.No reptiles, except small turtles in a bowl or aquarium are allowed. Monkeys or other exotic or undomesticated animals of any type will not be allowed. Service animals are exempt.