The deadline is fast approaching to apply for the second phase of Kahului Lani, an affordable senior citizen rental complex developed by the Catholic Charities Housing Development Corporation.
Kahului Lani will offer people aged 55 and over, who earn 60 percent or less of the county’s median income, an affordable permanent living option, offering additional amenities so residents can “Age in place”, according to a press release.
The second phase of the Kahului Lani rental housing complex consists of 83 air-conditioned one bedroom and one bathroom units, located at 67 School Street in Kahului, near the Kahului Public Library. The housing facility is developed in partnership with GSF LLC. Hale Mahaolu is the property manager for Kahului Lani.
“As the second phase of Kahului Lani nears completion, the Catholic Charities Housing Development Corporation is proud to play a role in helping Maui County meet the need for affordable senior housing in Maui.” Catholic Charities Hawai’i CEO and President Rob Van Tassell said.
The first phase of Kahului Lani consisted of 81 rental units, open to tenants in 2020.
Lottery applications to determine tenants for Kahului Lani II will be accepted until Tuesday. Applications can be picked up from Hale Mahaolu’s office in Kahului between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday at 200 Hina Ave.
Only original applications completed and received by the Hale Mahaolu central office by 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the latest will be considered for eligibility and entered into a lottery to determine initial occupancy and waiting list. Faxed applications will not be accepted. Eligible housing applications received after Tuesday will be added to the initial waiting list in the order in which they were received.
Applicants must be at least 55 years old at the time of application. The target move-in date for the initial occupancy is tentatively scheduled for December. Smoking and pets are not allowed on Kahului Lani grounds.
Incorporated in 1999 as a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization operating as a subsidiary of Catholic Charities Hawai’i, the housing development company owns, develops and manages real estate properties for the purpose of providing affordable housing for the elderly, special needs individuals and other socially or economically disadvantaged individuals and families.
Funding for the project was provided by the State Hawaii Housing Finance & Development Corporation, First Hawaiian Bank, HHF LLC, and Catholic Charities Housing Development Corporation.
For more information on the application process, call Hale Mahaolu’s office at (808) 872-4100.