El Centro

El Centro is permanent housing for homeless individuals.

A Motel conversion located in downtown Reno designed as single room occupancy for the homeless. 22 of the 26 units are subsidized by the HUD RAD program and set the tenants’ rent at 30% of their gross annual income thus insuring affordability for single adults in the downtown area.


  • Electric, Gas, Sewer, Water, Trash
    & Community WIFI included in rent
  • Furnished with Bed, TV and seating area
  • Access to food bank
  • Energy Star® appliances
  • Outdoor courtyard and patio area
  • Secured building
  • 24-hour security video surveillance
  • 1 Laundry facility per floor
  • Office and library

This is low income housing

El Centro provides 26 units of housing set aside for chronic homeless, with a priority to house homeless veterans. Individuals desiring to live at El Centro must meet income guidelines set by the HUD and LIHTC programs. Annual income may not exceed 30% of the Area Median Income.

Equal_Housing_OpportunityEl Centro is an Equal Housing Opportunity provider.

Contact Information

El Centro
101 State Street, Reno, NV 89501
Phone: (775) 337-9155 x104
Fax: (775) 980-2332

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