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Shepherd Senior Apts.

Shepherd Senior Apartments Phone 936-628-6910
1791 S. Byrd Avenue Fax 936-628-6992
Shepherd, TX 77371 shepherdsrs@lcjcompanies.com

Manager: Kathy Hale
Maintenance: Blake Barron
Units: 32: 28 are 1 bdrm. and 4 are 2 bdrm.
Floor plan options available: 1 bdrm. x 1 bath / 2 bdrm. x 1 bath


Amenities: Central heat and air; energy efficient units; frost-free refrigerator; microwave oven; stove/oven; outside storage closet; on-site air conditioned/heated laundry facilities; large closets; linen closet; large pantry; lots of cabinet space; mini-blinds; security lighting; convenient local shopping; community room; monthly socializing and exercise activities; water, sewer and garbage pick-up included in rent; 24 hour emergency maintenance; free notary services for tenants


Monthly Rental Rates:

Unit Sizes

Basic Rent
Note Rent
Security Deposit
1 Bedroom
$495
$595
$200
2 Bedroom
$559
$659
$250

Application Fees

$18.00 for first applicant, $12.50 for each additional adult member of the household, payable by money order only


Shepherd Senior Apartments is a USDA Rural Development property.

All applicants must be 62 years of age or older, or disabled and each adult must submit a separate application and application fee. We welcome Section 8 voucher holders or certificates.

Monthly gross income must be 2.5% greater than the rent amount you are applying for. The minimum income requirement for Section 8 certificate or voucher holders cannot exceed 2.5 (2 and one half times) the portion of the rent the tenant will pay.

Applicants must have verifiable income. If you are self-employed, work for tips (such as a waiter, waitress, bartender, etc.) you must show your W4, 1099 or tax return of the most current year.

Applicants must have satisfactory credit history, excluding medical bills (Section 8 voucher or certificate holders and rental assistant applicants are non-applicable).

All applicants must pass a criminal background check. No applicant will be accepted if convicted of a felony or any of the following misdemeanors: theft, burglary, unlawful carrying of a weapon, terrorist threat, indecent exposure, or any act of violence or sexual deviation that would constitute a danger to neighbors. No drug-related convictions will be accepted.

Applicants must have verifiable rental history of at least 6 months with a good payment record. Only residents and occupants on the lease may occupy the apartment.

Dogs and cats under 20 lbs. are allowed and cannot be of aggressive nature. Only 1 pet per household. A pet deposit of $400 is required.

Please bring the following at the time of application: drivers license or identification card for all members applying, banking/asset verification, 6 months bank statements, consecutively dated, AFDC/TANF printout, employment checkstub (provide 6 consecutively dated), Social Security or SSI award letter, child support printout or court order for child support, Social Security cards for each person in the household, application fee in the form of a money order.

USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer, and lender. El Departamento de Agricultura de Estados Unidos (USDA) es un proveedo, empleadory prestador que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.