All Properties

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option
The Housing Authority offers over 4,000 affordable apartments and homes dedicated to low-income families, seniors and disabled adults in the city of Milwaukee. Learn more about our housing options.

Waiting List: Open

Qualifications: 50+ and/or adult with disability

Learn more about income and other requirements, as well as the application process, by visiting the Senior and Adult Disabled Housing page.

Additional applications for housing may be available through the property manager, Friends of Housing Corporation.

Property Description
Completed in 2004 and located just west of the Marquette University campus, Highland Gardens offers 114 1- and 2-bedroom apartments that are fully accessible. Highland Gardens features many building amenities for the comfort and enjoyment of its residents, a bus stop is conveniently located nearby, and there are restaurants within walking distance.  Highland Gardens has a green roof, many energy efficiency features, and it was named one of “America’s Best New Developments” by the Sierra Club in 2005.


  • Onsite management
  • All apartments are fully accessible and adaptable
  • 24/7 Public Safety team
  • All utilities included inrent
  • Stove and refrigerator included
  • Laundry facilities on every floor
  • Emergency pull cords in apartments
  • Air conditioning
  • Neighborhood Network computer center
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Common area with TV
  • Game room
  • Library
  • Beauty shop
  • Barber shop
  • Meditation room
  • Off-street parking
  • Pool table
  • Vending machines
  • Garden
  • Resident Organization
  • Social service, recreational, and employment support

Neighborhood Amenities

  • Public transportation nearby
  • Park
  • Community/neighborhood center
  • Restaurants


Return to full list >>