caskey place - melfort housing authority

Caskey Place is located at 415 – 419 Burns Avenue East in Melfort, SK.  This Senior Housing project is located in a quiet, well-established residential area, close to physicians and long-term care facilities.  Caskey Place consists of 44 ground level, one-bedroom suites, providing housing for Senior Citizens or Physically Disabled persons capable of living an independent lifestyle.

Each suite is unfurnished, except for fridge and stove.  An entry phone system provides secure access to the building.  Limited parking is available.  Tenants have access to laundry rooms, and spacious recreation areas for a variety of social activities.  A noon meal program is also available Monday to Saturday.

Applicants must qualify according to Saskatchewan Housing Corporation’s policies and guidelines for Social Housing.  Income limits must not exceed the Saskatchewan Household Income Maximums (SHIMs), and the asset limit for Senior households is currently $300,000.

Rent is calculated at 30% of gross household income, and includes heat, water/sewer, and laundry.  Security Deposits are collected for each suite.  Tenants are invoiced separately for electricity, and charges apply for parking and trash removal.

The purchase of tenant insurance is recommended and encouraged, for protection in the event of fire or other incident.  Caskey Place, and all Melfort Housing Authority properties, are non-smoking, and pets are not allowed.