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Richfield Housing and Redevelopment Authority

Housing and Redevelopment Authority - Housing Choice Voucher

6700 Portland Ave S, Richfield, MN, 55423

Distance: 1037 Miles

(612) 861-9760

Website

http://www.richfieldmn.gov

Service Details

Description

Government-funded program (also known as Section 8 vouchers) that provides rental assistance to eligible seniors, singles, families, and persons with disabilities to secure affordable housing. This Housing Authority agency accepts applications to the program and issues the vouchers to qualified applicants. This agency also makes the approved rental subsidy payment to the landlord. Participants will pay approximately 30% of their income for rent and are able to take the voucher with them if they move.


Additional information can be found at: https://www.housinglink.org/SubsidizedHousing


Additional Information

The Section 8 waiting list is currently closed when checked in April of 2017. This is not an emergency rental assistance program.


Eligibility

Housing Choice Vouchers are limited to low-income families and individuals. Your eligibility is based on: 1) annual gross income; 2) whether you qualify as elderly, a person with a disability, or as a family; and 3) U.S. citizenship or eligible immigration status.


Applicants must meet income guidelines set by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Income guidelines are online at: https://www.huduser.gov/portal/datasets/il.html


Application Instructions

Contact the Housing Authority where you want to live to get on a Section 8 Voucher waiting list. Waiting lists for vouchers are often long or closed.


If you have trouble reaching the Housing Authority, you may also contact the local Housing and Urban Development Field Office:
Minneapolis Field Office
International Centre
920 Second Avenue South, Suite 1300
Minneapolis, MN 55402-4012
Phone: (612) 370-3000
Fax: (612) 370-3220
TTY: (612) 370-3186


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
The Section 8 waiting list is currently closed. This is not an emergency rental assistance program.


Fees

There is no fee for this service.


Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday (seen by appointment only)


Area Served

City of Richfield


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (612) 861-9700
FAX (612) 861-7749
General Information (612) 861-9760 8-4:30 Monday-Friday

Last Update

6/11/2019

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