Carson City, NV - June 04, 2015
has reached a major milestone of 30,000 listed housing units. The one-stop
resource for statewide rental housing listings and information was launched in
the fall of 2014 and has quickly become a go-to resource for both affordable
and market-rate rental listings.
web-based service, a partnership between the Nevada Housing Division and
Socialserve.com, offers completely free listing and search capabilities.
service generates approximately one thousand searches every week. Visitors are
presented with quick links to rental listings based on individual criteria. Special
features include links to housing-related resources as well as
rent-affordability and moving-cost calculators.
addition to the website, a bilingual English, Spanish toll-free call center is
available weekdays from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. The call center offers free support for
those who cannot access the internet or simply prefer live, human support.
project is one of Nevada Housing Division’s myriad programs to collaborate with
other social service agencies to meet the Division’s goals and mandates related
to affordable and accessible housing.
Administrator, Nevada Housing Division, stated, “We are so pleased with the progress we’ve made in building the housing
locator for Nevadans and reaching the goal of 30,000 units ahead of schedule.
We are continuing to build our listings, including new tax credit properties,
so we encourage everyone to keep coming back to check out new listings.”
visit www.NVHousingSearch.org, or call (877) 428-8844 for more information.
Created by the Nevada Legislature in 1975, the Nevada Housing
Division was enacted to encourage the investment of private capital and stimulate
affordable housing financingby leveraging
public funds. The Division provides low interest rate mortgages and down
payment assistance to qualifying individuals and provides funding for
affordable multi-family housing developments for seniors and families.