Website Last Updated: 02.17.2017

In observance of President's Day, the offices of Preferred Properties will be closed on Monday, February 20th.  Have a great weekend!




Preferred Properties will be accepting applications for their WAIT LIST on Thursday, March 9th, from 9:00 am to 3:00 am for the following:

Accessible Country Trail I & Swan Creek West Apartments
One (1) and Two (2) bedrooms

Brookview Gardens
One (1) and Two (2) bedroom units

Ottawa River Estates
One (1) bedroom units

Woodside Village Apartments
One (1) bedroom units

**Qualifying physical or developmental disability required for all apartments listed above. Rent is based on income.
John H. McKissick Senior Apts. & Bridge Point Senior Village
One (1) bedroom units

**Applicant must be 62 years of age or older. Rent is based on income.
**Applications will be taken on a "first come, first serve basis" on:

DATE:     Thursday, March 9th, 2017

TIME:      9:00 am to 3:00 pm

PLACE:   Preferred Properties
                5555 Airport Hwy., Suite 145
                Toledo, OH 43615

**All waitlists will be closed on Thursday, March 9th at 3:00 PM.

**For more information, call (419) 389-0361 or visit our website at Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM.




Preferred Properties, Inc. has named Kendra Smith as its new Executive Director.  Smith’s resume includes nearly 10 years’ experience in real estate development, urban  planning, housing policy, community engagement and  community organizing. Prior to  relocating to Toledo in January,  she served as Senior Planner for the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) focusing on fair housing, economic development and land use planning across the seven county Chicagoland region.  Most recently Smith served as the Annual Campaign Manager for the Toledo Museum of Art, overseeing individual giving and membership operations. Other experience includes development and management of $20 million in affordable housing units for Chicago neighborhoods and coordination of city housing programs in Cleveland’s St. Clair Superior neighborhood.

“I am excited to join Preferred Properties, Inc. The organization’s mission of providing quality, accessible housing opportunities to persons with disabilities and others in need speaks directly to my passion of creating and sustaining housing options for all while cultivating communities of choice. I look forward to leading the growth of the organization and increasing its impact within the community.”

Smith earned a Master’s degree in Urban Studies with a focus on neighborhood and community development from Cleveland State University. She also holds degrees and certifications from Ohio University, La Universidad Pública de Navarra in Pamplona, Spain and Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Locally she serves on the boards of MLK Kitchen for the Poor, the Toledo Design Center, and UpTown Association, Inc. 





Since early 90's, the HOME program has created more that 1.1 million affordable homes in the U.S. Tell Congress to #SaveHOME!

Americans are struggling more than ever to afford rising housing costs. #UseYourVoice to tell Congress to #SaveHOME!

Don’t let Congress cut funding for HOME, an efficient and effective program that helps Preferred Properties provide affordable and accessible housing for those who need it most. Use your voice today to save HOME:

HOME meets the needs of families across the country who are most in need of support. Tell Congress you want this positive impact to continue!



Preferred Properties is proud to announce their venture with the Miller Valentine Group to develop a new, affordable housing community in Whitehouse, Ohio (Lucas County)!

Dubbed as Whitehouse Square Townhomes, the 55 unit development will offer a mix of one-, two-, three-, and four-bedroom homes!  Each unit will feature fully equipped kitchens, energy efficient appliances and heating systems, washer and dryer connections, and central air.

Community features to Whitehouse Square Townhomes include:
*Community Room 
*Walking Trails
*Picnic Shelter 

 For more information, "Like" Whitehouse Square Townhomes on Facebook!



Preferred Properties is proud to announce that our newest housing project, Bridge Point Senior Village, received the National Green Building Standard Certification!

To achieve this standard, a building must be of sustainable design that ensures every aspect of the building works as a whole to produce the best possible product, and achieve the best possible energy and cost savings..

Bridge Point Senior Village was built using non-formaldehyde lumber products, energy efficient lighting, energy efficient appliances, interior fixtures that minimize water consumption, water conserving design landscaping, and many other "green" attributes!

We are pleased to achieve this standard of living!