Welcome to the MyHousing portal for the Dakota County CDA

The following Dakota County CDA waiting lists are currently open. To apply, click “Applicant Login” at the top of this page to create a MyHousing account, username and password. Complete the application, select waiting lists and submit. Your application will be reviewed for eligibility and you will receive confirmation by email. Questions? Call 651-675-4434 or email us at applications@dakotacda.state.mn.us.

Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8 rental assistance)

The Housing Choice Voucher Program provides rent assistance to eligible households.  The income limits for the program are:
     *  1 person household = $36,200
     *  2 person household = $41,400
     *  3 person household = $46,550
     *  4 person household = $51,700
     *  5 person household = $55,850
     *  6 person household = $60,000
     *  7 person household = $64,150
     *  8 person household = $68,250

Preference is given to applicants who currently live, work, are hired to work, or attend school (full time) in Dakota County.


Senior Housing Program

The following one-bedroom waiting lists are open for the following Senior Housing Program properties:

  • Apple Valley - Cobblestone Square
  • Eagan - Lakeside Pointe and O'Leary Manor
  • Farmington - Vermillion River Crossing
  • Hastings - Mississippi Terrace and Rivertown Court
  • Inver Grove Heights - Hillcrest Pointe
  • Lakeville - Argonne Hills and Crossroads Commons
  • Rosemount - Cambrian Commons 
  • South St. Paul - Thompson Heights

The following two-bedroom waiting lists are open for the following Senior Housing Program properties:

  • Apple Valley - Cobblestone Square, Cortland Square and Orchard Square
  • Burnsville - Eagle Ridge and Park Ridge
  • Eagan - Lakeside Pointe, O'Leary Manor, Oakwoods and Oakwoods East
  • Farmington - Vermillion River Crossing
  • Hastings - Mississippi Terrace and Rivertown Court
  • Inver Grove Heights - Cahill Commons, Carmen Court and Hillcrest Pointe
  • Lakeville - Argonne Hills, Crossroad Commons, Main Street Manor and Winsor Plaza
  • Mendota Heights - Parkview Plaza and Village Commons
  • Rosemount - Cambrian Commons and Cameo Place
  • South St. Paul - Dakota Heights, River Heights Terrace and Thompson Heights
  • West St. Paul - Haskell Court and The Dakotah
The Senior Housing Program is for households age 62 and older. Households must meet program eligibility requirements including having incomes below th, following limits:
  • 1 person household: $54,950
  • 2 person household: $62,800

There are two rent structures in the program – rent based on income and flat rents. Monthly rents for  one-bedroom units range from $438 - $785 and two-bedroom units range from $649 - $994. Preference is given to applicants who live, work or have immediate family (mother, father, son, daughter, brother or sister) residing in Dakota County. 

       
The following two-bedroom Premium Senior Housing waiting lists are open.  Rent for these units is $1,030 a month.  Income limits are $79,128 for a one-person household and $90,432 for a two-person household

  • Apple Valley - Cobblestone Square
  • Farmington - Vermillion River Crossing
  • Inver Grove Heights - Cahill Commons and Hillcrest Pointe
  • Lakeville - Argonne Hills and Main Street Manor
  • Mendota Heights - Parkview Plaza and Village Commons
  • Rosemount - Cambrian Commons
  • South St. Paul - Dakota Heights, River Heights Terrace and Thompson Heights
  • West St. Paul - The Dakotah

Workforce Housing Program

The following waiting lists are open for the CDA’s Workforce Housing Program which serves families with children under the age of 18.  Bedroom size eligibility is based on household composition.  

  • Apple Valley (2 bedroom) - Chasewood, Glenbrook and Quarry View
  • Burnsville (2 bedroom) - Heart of the City and Parkside
  • Eagan (2 bedroom) - Erin Place, Lakeshore, Northwood, Oak Ridge and Riverview Ridge
  • Farmington (2 and 3 bedroom) – Twin Ponds
  • Hastings (2 and 3 bedroom) – Marketplace, Pleasant Ridge, West Village
  • Inver Grove Heights (2 bedroom) - Inver Hills, Lafayette and Spruce Pointe
  • Mendota Heights - Hillside Gables

Workforce Housing applicants must meet program income guidelines. Minimum income requirements are:

  • 1 bedroom applicants = $18,120
  • 2 bedroom applicants = $20,856
  • 3 bedroom applicants = $23,328

Maximum income is 60% of area median income adjusted by household size. Preference is given to applicants who currently live, work, are hired to work, or attend school (full-time) in Dakota County. Current rents are $680 for a one-bedroom, $775 for a two-bedroom, and $860 for a three-bedroom.

NOTE:  Homeless households that receive services through Dakota County will also be considered preference applicants for these waiting lists.