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Temple Properties

Thomas Place & Virginia Gardens


Thomas Place Virginia Gardens
Thomas Pl - IMG_1319 - Copy Virginia Gardens

Thomas Place and Virginia Gardens are located in Temple.  Thomas Place is at 605 North 4th Street and Virginia Gardens is in the north side of Temple, at 1403 North 5th Street.  There are a total of fifteen 1 and 2 bedroom apartments between both complexes.  The properties' proximity to downtown Temple makes for easy access to shops, work sites, restaurants and banks.  Section 8 vouchers are accepted at both complexes.

             

Amenities
The all-electric, energy efficient apartments are cable TV ready and have central heating and air conditioning.  Trash removal is provided at no cost.  Residents at Thomas Place have an on-site laundry and other laundry facilities are in close proximity to Virginia Gardens.  Emergency maintenance is also available. 

Resident Costs
 Rental Rate Square Footage  Type 
$595 650  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
$695 850 2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom





Security Deposit

1 Bedroom - $595
2 Bedroom - $695

Utilities
Residents pay for electricity, water and sewer.

How Do I Apply?
Applications can be submitted electronically via the link provided below.

Launch Rental Application 

Each adult must complete a separate application unless married.
All adults must come to the office at 700 West Calhoun to finish the application process.

If you need assistance completing the electronic application, you can come to the Temple Housing Authority office between the hours of 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday (except holidays).

                                                            Resident Selection Criteria
 
Required application information:
♦  Current and previous tenancy for at least the last five (5) years that includes the landlord's name, current phone number, and the address where you lived, complete with any apartment numbers.
♦  Character References that are NOT friends, relatives or co-workers, AND they must have known you for at least six (6) months.  Acceptable Character References can include past or present employment supervisors, pastors at church, or neighbors.

What Else Will I Need To Do?
When you submit the application, you must provide the following original documents for verification within ten (10) days:

♦  The most recent six (6) pay stubs for all adult members of the household.
♦  A valid state issued picture ID for all adult members of the household.
♦  Social security cards and birth certificates for all members of the household. 

If you are unable to provide the required documents, call the office at the number listed below and request an extension.  The maximum time given for extension is seven (7) days.

Application Fee
♦  A $35.00 application fee per person over the age of 18, or $35.00 per married couple, is required.
♦  Your application will not be processed until we receive your application fee, and the fee is non-refundable.
♦  Click the button below to pay the application fee by credit card.
♦  Otherwise, payment must be in the form of money order or cashier's check.

Do you need additional assistance?
Please call, write, visit or
 email us.

Location:   700 W Calhoun, Temple, TX 76501
Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 1326, Temple, TX 76503
Phone:   (254) 773-2009
Fax:   (254) 773-1958
Email:   
swatts@cthc.org