Subsidized housing (rent-geared-to-income)

Subsidized housing (rent-geared-to-income)

​​Rent-geared-to-income is sometimes referred to as subsidized rent or housing.
  • About 93 per cent of Toronto Community Housing tenants pay rent-geared-to-income. Rent-geared-to-income is about 30 per cent of your gross income.
  • There is a waiting list for this type of housing. The waiting list is managed by Housing Connections.

How to apply

If you are interested in applying for rent-geared-to-income, you must apply through Housing Connections​.

Please note: You will not receive subsidized housing any faster by applying for and taking a market-rent unit with Toronto Community Housing.