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Community Housing Services (CHS) offers a full ladder of housing opportunities. Whether you are a single person just starting out, a young family establishing roots, a veteran, have a family member with special needs or are an older adult wanting to downsize, CHS provides housing choices designed to meet your specific requirements. Rental choices range from 1, 2, 3 and 4-bedroom townhomes, apartments and duplexes; some units are specifically designed to meet the needs of persons with disabilities. Many homes include attached 2-car garages and landscaped front and back yards. All CHS properties are high quality and well maintained. Properties include Douglas Park Place, Cascade Garden and Lynden Lane.

Douglas Park Place

Douglas Park Place is located at 720 – 9th Street in Rock Island, Illinois. Built in 2006, the property consists of eight town house style units including 2 – two bedroom and 6 – three bedroom apartments. Each apartment has a laundry room with washer and dryer hook-ups. The kitchen, laundry room and bathrooms have vinyl flooring. The remainder of the home includes wall-to-wall carpeting. The kitchen includes a range, refrigerator, microwave and dishwasher. The two bedroom units have 1.5 bathrooms and the three bedroom units have two full bathrooms. Two apartments are ADA accessible. Both units include three bedrooms and 1-bathroom. The one- and two-story wood-frame homes have sided exteriors and range in size from 1,158 square feet to 1,564 square feet. The front and back yards are landscaped with plenty of room for children to play. Private off-street parking is located in the back of the building. Rent is based on income. A $150.00 deposit is required. Tenant pays gas and electric. Pets are welcome. A cat or small dog will require an additional $150.00 deposit. There is no deposit for two caged birds or for fish tanks up to 20 gallons. Douglas Park Place offers preferences for persons currently attending or having successfully completed Substance Abuse Treatment within the last six months. A secondary preference is given to Victims of Domestic Violence. Financial assistance for Douglas Park Place is provided by the Rock Island Housing Authority (RIHA) Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV) program; which is a component of the RIHA Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCVP) program.

  Required Lease Documentation
  Preliminary Lease Application

 

Leasing Information & Applications
Phone: 309.283.2299
Address: 655 Cascade Garden Dr. Rock Island, IL 61201
Office Hours: 8:30am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday

 

Cascade Garden is a 70-unit facility with three beautifully designed buildings on 9.5 acres of landscaped grounds situated between 5th Street and 9th Street at 2739-9th Street in Rock Island, Illinois. The complex includes 8 two-bedroom units, 46 one-bedroom units and 14 three-bedroom units. The main building includes a community room with a full kitchen, a computer lab with internet access. The apartments at Cascade Garden are ADA accessible and include wheelchair access, ramps, wider doorways, lower cabinets and roll-in showers. The property provides high-quality affordable housing, offers independence, accessibility and visitability.

The one-bedroom apartments offer 597 square feet of living space. Bedrooms are carpeted. The kitchen and living room offer an open floor plan with ceiling fans, a breakfast bar and sliding glass patio or balcony door. The kitchen includes a stove, refrigerator, and dishwasher.

The two bedroom apartments offer 773 to 856 square feet of living space depending on layout. Each apartment includes carpeted bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms. The living room and kitchen combine to create an open floor plan with sliding glass doors to a patio or balcony. The kitchen includes a stove, refrigerator and dishwasher. The living room and bedrooms include ceiling fans.

The three-bedroom apartments offer between 1,064 sq ft and 1,150 sq ft of living space. Each apartment includes 2-full bathrooms, carpeted bedrooms, ceiling fans in living room and bedrooms, washer and dryer hook-ups, dishwasher, central air and a sliding glass patio or balcony door. Rent is $902 per month and includes gas heat and water.

Cascade Garden units include gas heat and water. All units include central air. Electric NOT included. $150 deposit required. The property has an on-sight playground for kids, and private off-street parking. Pets are welcome, and require an additional $150 deposit. Cascade Garden is near schools, on a bus route and walking distance from restaurants, a convenience store plus grocery and drug stores.

  Required Lease Documentation
  Preliminary Lease Application

 

Leasing Information & Applications
Phone: 309.283.2299
Address: 655 Cascade Garden Dr. Rock Island, IL 61201
Office Hours: 8:30am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday

 

Lynden Lane

Built in 2015, Lynden Lane includes 55 single-family homes and duplexes for lease. Rents range from $811 to $967 per month. A $300 deposit is required and utilities are not included in rent. The designs of the Lynden Lane homes are similar to most single-family starter homes and duplexes in the area. The one and two-story wood-frame homes have a combination of brick and vinyl sided exteriors and range in size from 1,758 square feet to 2,064 square feet with an attached two-car garage, driveway, backyard patio, covered front porch, and landscaped front and back yards. Each new home has a laundry room with a washer and dryer and every room has a ceiling fan.

Bedrooms include wall-to-wall carpeting and large closets. Each of the master bedrooms has walk-in closets and a master bath. The kitchens include a range, refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher and disposal. The two bedroom units have 1.5 bathrooms while the three-and four bedroom units have two bathrooms. The townhomes are available for both market-rate and income-qualified individuals and families.

  Required Lease Documentation
  Preliminary Lease Application

Leasing Information & Applications
Phone: 309.283.2299
Address: 655 Cascade Garden Dr. Rock Island, IL 61201
Office Hours: 8:30am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday

 

Two Rivers Point

The Two Rivers Point building was constructed in 1968. The eleven-story high-rise includes 141 apartments consisting of studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments. Two-Rivers Point is located at 3130 9th Street, just a few short blocks from Cascade Garden and Lynden Lane.

Building Amenities Include:

  • Community room with full kitchen and TV
  • Computer lab with Internet access and Library
  • Coin operated laundry room
  • Resident parking lot
  • Backyard with seating and picnic area
  • Secured (keycard) facility
  • Camera surveillance
  • On bus route
  • Walking distance from restaurants, gas stations, and drug store

Rent is based on income and includes utilities. A $300.00 deposit is required. Pets are welcome. A cat or small dog (weighing no more than 35 pounds) will require an additional $200.00 deposit. There is no deposit for two caged birds or for fish tanks up to 20 gallons.

Apartments are made affordable through the Rock Island Housing Authority (RIHA) Section 8 Project-Based Voucher (PBV) program; which is a component of the RIHA Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCVP) program. Two Rivers Point offers preferences for Veterans, Working Families, Residents Living in the city of Rock Island and victims of domestic violence.

The 1 & 2 BEDROOM waiting lists for Two Rivers Point will open on Monday, April 23, 2018 at 8:30 AM. Applications are accepted in person or by mail at the Two Rivers Point Office, at 3130 9th Street, Rock Island, Illinois, 61201.

Leasing Information & Applications
Phone: 309.788.3800
Address: 3130 9th Street, Rock Island, IL 61201
Office Hours: 8:30am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday