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The Renter's Guide to Sioux Falls

Posted by South Dakota Housing Authority on Oct 5, 2017 11:46:46 AM

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If you’re on the hunt for an affordable apartment in Sioux Falls, the South Dakota Housing Development Authority (SDHDA) offers valuable tools and resources. To start the process off, here are some tips for finding your ideal living space for your budget, space and family needs.

Participating Managers

There are several property management companies that participate in SDHDA assistance programs—here are some of the companies that participate in Sioux Falls:

Affordable Housing Solutions
605.332.0704
Alpine Management
605.274.7368
Baumgartner Enterprises
605.332.7026
California Commercial Investment Group
605.334.8085
Cambridge Management, Inc.
253.534.7200
Charisma Property Management
605.271.4663
Collins Apartments
605.336.7272
Costello Property Management
605.336.9131
Dominium Management Services LLC
605.361.2360
Dunham Property Management
605.339.9400
Great Plains Property Management LLC
605.299.4872
Kleve Real Estate, Inc.
763.478.6328
Legacy Management Company
605.336.7376
Lloyd Property Management, Inc.
605.334.7368
Murray Properties LLC
605.339.2978
NLR Property Management
231.242.7513
Oakleaf Real Estate Management
712.255.3665
Seldin Company
402.934.6124
Sioux Falls Housing & Redevelopment Commission
605.332.0704
Sunnycrest Village Inc.
605.361.1422
Thies & Talle Management Inc.
605.323.2820
Volunteers of America—Dakotas
605.444.6318
Weinberg Property Management
712.255.3665
 

Assistance Qualifications

If rental assistance is something you're interested in, there are options for households that qualify. Here are some of the standards by which this assistance is given (with exceptions in some properties—talk to the manager about your qualifications):

  • You have to fall within certain income standards
  • This rental property must be your only residence
  • You must have a certain number of family members for multi-bedroom units
  • You might qualify for certain age- or disability-based benefits
  • You must have proof of legal citizenship or immigration status

Learn more about qualifications for rental assistance in Sioux Falls here.

Neighborhood choices

There are so many choices to pick from in Sioux Falls—whether you prefer instant access to the growing and thriving downtown or a quieter neighborhood on the outskirts of the city. Your neighborhood selection depends on what you value most—proximity to schools, budget or nearby amenities. Here are some snapshots to consider:

  • Southeast Region
    • Average 1-Bedroom Rental: $640
    • Average 3-Bedroom Rental: $1,025
    • Area Schools: Harvey Dunn Elementary, John Harris Elementary
    • Area Amenities: Harmodon Park, Morningside Community Center, Prairie Green Golf Course
  • Western Region
    • Average 1-Bedroom Rental: $640
    • Average 3-Bedroom Rental: $1,025
    • Area Schools: R.F. Pettigrew Elementary, Memorial Middle, Roosevelt High
    • Area Amenities: Kuehn Park and Community Center, Thunder Road Family Fun Park, The Outdoor Campus
  • Central Region
    • Average 1-Bedroom Rental: $750
    • Average 3-Bedroom Rental: $1,265
    • Area Schools: Lowell Elementary, Edison Middle, Lincoln High
    • Area Amenities: Spellerberg Park, Washington Pavilion, Kirby Science Discovery Center
  • North Central Region
    • Average 1-Bedroom Rental: $640
    • Average 3-Bedroom Rental: $1,025
    • Area Schools: Laura B. Anderson Elementary, Whittier Middle
    • Area Amenities: Sioux Falls Regional Airport, Elmwood Golf Course, Denny Sanford PREMIER Center

Source: Numbeo

Get Started

If you keep these pieces of information in mind, you'll have a great starting point for finding affordable and ideal rental housing in Sioux Falls, South Dakota's largest city.

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