Senior Housing FAQ
Since 1988, the Dakota County CDA has been providing affordable senior rental units to Dakota County’s growing and active senior population. Since then, the CDA has developed senior housing developments in each of the eleven major cities in Dakota County.
Is there an application fee?
Is there a background check?
How much is the security deposit?
What income and assets are reviewed for program eligibility?
Can I use my Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) rental assistance with this program?
How long is the waiting list?
Do I have to take the first unit I’m offered when I reach the top of the waiting list?
Are pets allowed?
What is the square footage of the apartment?
Can I see the buildings?
Are the buildings secure?
What appliances are included in the apartments?
Is there a dishwasher in the apartments?
Are there washer/dryer hook-ups in the apartments?
Are there ceiling fans?
Are there garages? Are they heated?
Can I rent more than one garage space?
Is there air conditioning in the apartments?
Are there activities in the building?