Niles Housing Commission


The Niles Housing Commission Facility - 251 Cass Street


The Niles Housing Commission offers Public Housing in the form of apartments and homes for lease. Each home offers its residents a basement, washer/dryer hookup, and 24 hour emergency maintenance. Each apartment offers its residents alarm systems, emergency pull cords, spacious closets, electric range, refrigerator, and is cable ready. There is also laundry facilities on site.

Niles, Michigan is located in the southwestern corner of the state near South Bend, Indiana. Niles is on the St. Joseph River and offers its residents access to a park, museum, cultural events, playground, community celebrations and is in the Niles Community School District, which consist of nine schools. Two rail lines also run through Niles, offering residents access to Chicago, Illinois.

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Apartment Amenities

  • Alarm System
  • Cable Ready
  • Electric Range
  • Emergency Pull Cords
  • Gas Heat
  • Refrigerator
  • Spacious Closets

Community Amenities

  • 24 HR Emergency Maintenance
  • Beauty Salon/Shop
  • Cats Welcome
  • Community Room/Clubhouse
  • Dogs Welcome (some restrictions)
  • Elevators
  • Fitness Center
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Maintenance On-site
  • Management On-site
  • Picnic Area
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Apartment Sizes and Prices
All prices are based on 30% of your annual income and require 1 month of rent as a deposit.

  • 1 bedroom, 1 bath
  • 2 bedroom, 1 bath
  • 3 bedroom, 1 bath
  • 4 bedroom, 2 bath 
  • 5 bedroom, 2 bath 

 Income Restrictions Apply

  • 1 person household: $37,250
  • 2 person household: $42,600
  • 3 person household: $47,900
  • 4 person household: $53,200
  • 5 person household: $57,500
Click Here for an Application for Residency

Public Housing

Meeting Dates

Members of the Niles Housing Commission currently meet on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 5:30pm.

Requests for Proposals

The City of Niles has agreed to provide this information on our website in order to assist the Niles Housing Commission in disseminating this information to the general public.  Request for Proposals listed here are not for the City of Niles, nor does the City of Niles have any say in choosing the final proposal.  The Niles Housing Commission retains all power in the selection of proposals.