Welcome to Linwood Apartments

Quality apartments for active, independent seniors in the Cedar Rapids area.

A Great Place to Call Home

Linwood Iowa

Live Your Way

Linwood encourages you to maintain your privacy and independence. You can furnish your apartment with your own furniture and personal items and decide how you wish to spend your days.

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Carefree Lifestyle

At Linwood, residents benefit from a lifestyle filled with recreational, educational, and social opportunities with other residents is an added benefit.

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Amenities Include

Our roomy one-bedroom apartments are available exclusively to adults aged 62+ and disabled individuals aged 55+, with access to resources and opportunities to thrive.

Floor Plan

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  • Community Room: TV, DVD
  • Library
  • On-site mangement office
  • Gazebo and outdoor patio w/ grill
  • Food pantry for residents
  • Courtsey Van rides to Walmart and local grocery stores

Contact Us / Set Up a Visit

Send us a note or call to set up a visit. Or stop by our Rental Office if you have common questions.

4845 Johnson Ave NW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
(319) 396-7785
Karren S: karrens@linwoodiowa.com

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Application Process

Rental Applications

Read and fill out completely. Return all applications to the rental office. All sections must be completed or marked "none" if not applicable.

Linwood Rental Application (pdf)
Citizen Declaration (pdf)
Race and Ethnic Data (pdf)

After Completing Application

Stop by the Rental Office to review applications the confirm it is filled out correctly. If complete, your name(s) will be added to our waitlist.

Required Documents

  1. Social Security Cards
    For everyone in the family.
  2. Driver's License or Photo ID's
    For everyone 18+
  3. I-94 Cards (if applicable)
  4. Permanent Resident Card (if applicable)
  5. Marriage License (if applicable)


Tenant eligibility is subject to HUD - Section 8 requirements. Tenants rent equals 30% of adjusted gross incomes. Age requirement is 62 and older or 55+ for handicapped disabled individuals.

Screening Process

Once an apartment is available for move-in, we will run the following background checks.

  • Credit History
  • Iowa and National Criminal History
  • National Sex Offender Registry
  • Present/Previous Landlord References