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

The Housing Choice Voucher Program provides rent assistance to elibible 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 two-bedroom waiting lists are open for the following Senior Housing Program properties:

  • 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 the following limits:

  • 1 person household: $52,850
  • 2 person household: $60,400

There are two rent structures in the program – rent based on income and flat rents. Currently, monthly rents for two-bedroom units range from $627 - $960. Preference is given to applicants who live, work or have immediate family (mother, father, son, daughter, brother or sister) residing in Dakota County.

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. Single person households are only eligible to apply for the one-bedroom waiting list at Prestwick Place in Rosemount. Bedroom size eligibility is based on household composition.

  • Farmington (2 bedroom) – Twin Ponds
  • Hastings (2 and 3 bedroom) – Marketplace, Pleasant Ridge, West Village
  • Lakeville (2 bedroom) – Cedar Valley, Country Lane, Keystone Crossing, Meadowlark, Prairie Crossing
  • Rosemount (2 bedroom) – Carbury Hills
  • Rosemount (1, 2 and 3 bedroom) – Prestwick Place

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

  • 1 bedroom applicants = $17,592
  • 2 bedroom applicants = $20,208
  • 3 bedroom applicants = $22,608

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 $655 for a one-bedroom, $745 for a two-bedroom, and $825 for a three-bedroom.

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