|1. Call 330-356-3794 or
submit your information online.
|2. Set Appointment
|3.Meet Steel Valley Homes property management company at the apartment building.||4. Complete a rental application.|
Complete our rental application today! Jump ahead of the line and get pre-qualified in just 5 minutes.
|TYPE OF AID||PROGRAM INFORMATION||AMOUNT|
|Direct Subsidized Loans||Undergraduate Students loan 3.76% interest.
Government pays for interest.
|Direct Unsubsidized Loans||Undergraduate Student loan 3.76% interest.
Government doesn’t pay for interest.
|Direct Plus Loan||Loan for parents of dependent students or graduate or professional students. 6.31% interest rate. Department of Education doesn’t pay interest.||Maximum amount is cost of attendance minus other financial aid.|
|Federal Perkins Loan||Undergraduate and graduate students.
|Maximum amount cost of attendance minus any other financial aid received.|
Q:Do you offer apartments near the YSU campus?
A:Rust Belt Company’s student housing is off campus and a short distance to YSU. We’ve included the distance to campus in the listings above. If you are a full time student please secure a cosigner when applying for one of our apartments.
If you’re looking for on campus YSU housing click the link below.
Q:I’m a student at YSU and lack credit history and income because of my full-time school status. Can I still get approved?
Q: I’m moving from another city and wanted to know if you do roommate matching for YSU students?
Q:What are your lease terms?
A:Rust Belt Company ™ offers 1-2 year leases for students attending Youngstown State University. We do not do lease month to month or lease by the semester. If you are a student with no income or credit please complete the cosigner application as well.
Q:Since Rust Belt Company’s apartments are not located on the Youngstown State University Campus, how will I get to school?
Q:What utilities are included in the monthly rent?
A:Tenants will be responsible for water, gas, trash and electricity through a RUBS billing system. The estimated costs for your utilities range from $50.00-$100.00 depending on the time of year.
**, heat runs through the electricity not through a gas boiler. The tenant will be responsible for their individual heat usage through their electricity bill.
Q:How will my parents pay my rent while attending school?
A:Rent is always due on the first each month. If your parents are mailing a check from a different city or state please use the PO BOX address below.
Q:When I receive my student loans or my parents receive their (PLUS) Parent Plus Loan Undergraduate Student, can we pay for the entire semester or year up front?
Q:Are your student housing apartments pet friendly?
A:Yes, we are pet friendly with both dogs and cats under our strict guidelines. When you call our property management company, they will give you more specific details such as weight limits, acceptable breeds, extra deposits and rents.
Below are some basic highlights for our YSU student housing.
- Only accept non aggressive breeds
- May be required to pay additional rent plus deposit
- Provide the property management company proof of liability insurance to cover incidents and damages caused by animals.
Q:Are your apartments near Youngstown State University safe or are they located in a dangerous Youngstown neighborhood?
Q:Who is the landlord or property manager for your apartments near Youngstown State University?
Q:I want to live in your apartments near YSU, what is the next step?
Once you schedule your appointment, you can get a jump start on the rental application process.
Q:Do you offer student housing for YSU students who are disabled?
A:Yes, we have and will make reasonable arrangements to accommodate YSU students that may have a disability while attending Youngstown State University. We have built ramps, reserved lower level apartments with easier access, and customized showers. Depending on the amount of work we may request a longer lease period.
Q:How much are your security deposits for your YSU apartments?
Q:Do you require renters insurance for your apartments near Youngstown State University?
A:Yes, you are required to get renters insurance before moving into our one of our apartments near YSU. Renters insurance is extremely affordable for students ranging from $5.00 – $15.00 a month. We require you to provide proof of insurance before moving into the property. We have provided a local Youngstown agent below for your convenience.
Account Representative at Derek Knepper State Farm Insurance
Office Phone: (330) 747-3275
Cell Phone: (330) 550-8685
Office Location: 217 W Federal St Youngstown OH 44503-1207