Housing assistance

You can receive funding and other assistance for housing-related needs.

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Home buying

Homebuyer assistance programs funded directly by Hennepin County are currently not available.

For Homebuyer assistance (including down payment and closing costs), contact your lender, the Minnesota Homeownership Center, or Minnesota Housing.

For eligibility questions about county-funded programs, contact these listed agencies:

Homebuyer education is a valuable tool to help you assess whether homeownership is the best choice for you and your family. Find out more information through the Minnesota Homeownership Center.

Rental housing

Rental opportunities

For available rental housing visit HousingLink. It has rental housing vacancies, and waiting lists in the Twin Cities. Visit Housing Link website.

Section 8

Hennepin County is not the contact agency for Section 8 vouchers. Other organizations maintain Section 8 waiting lists. You can check the status of those waiting lists on the Housing Link website.

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