Affordable Housing

Rental Housing
Click here for Housing Options for older adults and people with disabilities

CTHousingSearch, created by Socialserve.com and DECD, is a statewide listing service for affordable, accessible and market-rate rental housing. Socialserve.com develops and maintains a bilingual, toll-free call center and Web applications to help agencies, property owners and the general public find rental housing. The company provides similar services in 20 states. This is an easy, one-stop resource for finding rental options in their community.”

The free, on-line service allows property managers and owners to list properties, describe amenities, provide photos and list eligibility requirements. Renters can search up-to-date vacancies and get contact information. Units that are accessible for people with disabilities will be identified. A bilingual call center will be available to assist landlords and renters. The site is currently recruiting landlords to list properties. Landlords should click here or call (877) 428-8844.

DECD funds the call center and housing locator service. Founding sponsors include the state Department of Social Services, the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority, United Way’s 2-1-1- Infoline, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture-Rural Development.