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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 = $35,000
* 2 person household = $40,000
* 3 person household = $45,000
* 4 person household = $50,000
* 5 person household = $54,000
* 6 person household = $58,000
* 7 person household = $62,000
* 8 person household = $66,000
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:
The following two-bedroom waiting lists are open for the following Senior Housing Program properties:
The Senior Housing Program is for households age 62 and older. Households must meet program eligibility requirements including having incomes below the following limits:
There are two rent structures in the program – rent based on income and flat rents. Monthly rents for one-bedroom units rnge from $438 - $758 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 $75,525 for a one-person household and $86,325 for a two-person household
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.
Workforce Housing applicants must meet program income guidelines. Minimum income requirements are:
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 $675 for a one-bedroom, $770 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.