Apartment Interior Living Room

Frequently Asked Questions


1. How Much is the Rent?

See our Rental Rates, Rental Assistance only upon avaliability.

2. How much is the Security Deposit?

The security deposit is the same as the first month's rent.

3. Do you allow pets?

Yes, we welcome pets. The pet deposit is $250 per pet. For more information please review our Pet Policy.

4. Are there other services available if my loved one needs help?

Yes, there are services. Please review our Services and Links.

5. All utilities included?

Yes all utilities in all buildings are included.

6. Do you have transportation to surrounding cities?

Yes, there are services. Please review our Services and Links.

7. What role does the Board of Directors play?

The Board of Directors consists of 7-11 individuals, all with diverse backgrounds. The Board and the Administrator make decisions for Genesis Housing, following Rural Development Regulations.

8. Are the buildings smoke free?

Yes, all buildings are smoke free. Smoking is allowed 75 feet away from the buildings.

9. How are maintenance issues handled?

General maintenance requires filling out a maintenance request form and all requests are acknowledged in a timely manner. For emergencies during normal office hours call the office. If after hours call the maintenance technician's cell phone, and always leave a detailed message.

10. Who is Rural Developement?

Genesis Housing is supported by Rural Development. For more information please view Rural Development's Website.

11. If I move in on the second floor and I need a first floor apartment can I be put on a waiting list to transfer?

Yes. Some people will take a second floor apartment and their needs change. You can be put on a waiting list to transfer to the first floor.

12. How do I Apply? When can I tour?

Call the office at 835-8600 to request an application or stop by the office at 230 S. Oak St. (Lower Level) Oregon, WI 53575. To set up a tour, call and we will set up a time.

14. How big are the apartments?

1 Bedrooms range from 500 - 550 square feet.
2 Bedrooms range from 700 - 750 square feet.

15. How many bedrooms does each apartment have?

All buildings have 1 or 2 bedroom apartments.

16. My loved ones need Meals on Wheels. Can they deliver there?

Yes, check our links for more local services.

17. Can my loved one live there if they need assistance such as Home Care or a housekeeper?

Yes, check our links for more local services.

18. Is there parking?

Yes, There is assigned off street parking. There is also handicapped parking and vistor parking.

19. Can anyone use the Community Rooms?

Yes, as a tenant you can reserve the Community room for a party or family use, free of charge.

20. Can I download an application?

Yes, our application is here.