Villa San Jose

60 Section 8 Project Based Apartments for the Elderly or Disabled

415 West Del Rio Street
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(575) 885-1237
(575) 628-0686

The Villa San Jose complex offers fifty-eight 1 bedroom apartments and two 2 bedroom apartments. All units are unfurnished and ADA accessible units are available. All apartments have gas ranges, refrigerators and air conditioning. The grounds are nicely landscaped with trees, shrubs and grass. A full-time maintenance staff takes care of the apartments and grounds, maintaining a high standard of excellence. There are laundry facilities, a soda machine and a community center on the premises.

Carlsbad is situated in Eddy County, which has a total population of 51,688 people. Located on the beautiful Pecos River, Carlsbad offers hiking, golfing, river recreation and lots of sunshine. Carlsbad Caverns National Park and the Guadalupe Mountains National Park are nearby. Low crime and a friendly, small-town atmosphere also make Carlsbad a great place to live.

Villa San Jose is located in the downtown Carlsbad area where you can find churches, banks, beauty shops, barbers, restaurants, a Drive-In movie theatre, post office, drug store, shops, and lawyers all a mile away or less. It is also close to the beautiful Carlsbad Caverns National Park as well as being close to the Carlsbad Riverwalk Recreation Center.

The application must be completely filled-out, signed and returned to the Housing Authority with copies of all household members’ Birth Certificates, Social Security cards, and proof of any and all income. Social Security recipients must provide a copy of award letters.

This places the applicant on the waiting list.

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Eligibility: Based on income, acceptable background and rental history check – TCHA will complete a landlord reference, credit check, and NCIC check for verification. Must be 62 years of age or disabled (as defined by social security disability).

Rent Calculation: Thirty percent (30%) of your monthly adjusted income.

Utilities: Some units pay the electric. Contact the New Mexico Gas Company regarding any required deposits – (575) 894-2843. A utility allowance is factored in the rent calculation.

Security Deposit: Deposits are based on calculated Total Tenant Payment.

Pet Deposit: $150. Pets may not weigh more than 25 pounds fully grown, and you must furnish the Housing Authority with a copy of current vaccination records and proof of a pet license from the City of Truth or Consequences. There is no financial assistance for pet deposits.

Other: Residents of housing programs may be eligible for Lifeline, a discounted telephone service. Residents that pay utilities may be eligible for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). Please contact the local NM State Human Services Department office for more information.

Moving Out: Thirty days notice is required. Submit a filled out “Intent to Vacate” form to our office at least 30 days in advance of vacating the premises.

Intent to Vacate Form