We hope this section helps answer a few of the questions you may have. If you have a question not covered in this section, or if you would like more information, please call Lindsay Place at 405-756-8242. We look forward to hearing from you!
Q: What type of housing is Lindsay Place? Is it low income housing?
A: Lindsay Place is a subsidized housing community for seniors over the age of 62 and the mobility impaired. The term “subsidized housing” means that the rent is based on income. A resident of the community pays approximately 30% of their income as rent.
Q: Who pays the remainder of rent?
A: The remainder of the rent is paid in the form of a subsidy. If a resident qualifies for a subsidy, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), a U.S. government agency, will pay the remainder of the rent.
Q: How is rent calculated?
A: Resident rent is based on approximately 30% of income. A good estimate of your rent would be to take 30% of your gross annual income and divide it by 12 months. This will give you an estimate of what your monthly rent could be.
Q: What does the rent include?
A: Monthly rental of the apartment, as well as water, sewer and sanitation.
Q: Is there a lease?
A: Yes, there is a one-year lease, but we understand the necessity of unanticipated move-outs.
Q: How many apartments are there?
A: Lindsay Place has 30 apartments.
Q: How do I get started with the move in process?
A: Simply fill out an application completely, sign it and mail it to the address on the back of the application.
Q: Is there a waiting list for residency?
A: Yes, currently Lindsay Place has a waiting list. Please call for the approximate waiting time.
Q: What is the Security Deposit?
A: The Security Deposit is the same as one month’s full rent (before the utility allowance) with a minimum of $50. This deposit is due in full at the signing of the lease.
Q: Do you allow pets?
A: Lindsay Place welcomes your pet. Fish and birds are welcomed without a deposit. We also welcome small dogs and cats with a pet deposit. There is a limit of one animal (cat or dog) per apartment and there are certain size and breed restrictions.
Q: What is the Pet Deposit?
A: The pet deposit is the same amount as the security deposit with a minimum of $50 and a maximum of $300. We can make payment arrangements for this deposit. Beginning with $50 and then a monthly payment of $10 until the deposit is paid in full.
Q: Is there additional storage space available?
A: There is no additional storage available, however, each style of apartment offers a large amount of storage space.
Q: Is parking available?
A: Yes, Lindsay Place offers its residents the use of a parking lot, however, only one vehicle is allowed per apartment.
Q: What is the cost for parking?
A: There is no cost for parking.
Q: How many keys do I receive?
A: Residents receive an apartment key and a key to a locked mailbox for their apartment.
Q: Are there any planned activities?
A: Lindsay Place prints a monthly newsletter showing the dates and times of various activities. Monthly activities could include bingo, games, and potlucks.
Q: Are there on-site laundry facilities?
A: Yes, Lindsay Place has a laundry center. It contains two coin operated washers and two coin operated dryers with folding and hanging areas and a sink for the convenience of our residents. The center is located inside the community room.
Q: Is there any public transportation available?
A: Yes, currently the city of Lindsay has a bus service called the Delta Bus. This service comes to pick up residents when they are called. The hours for service are from 8 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday.