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Housing Choice Voucher Program Waiting List Now Open

The Dakota County CDA  is accepting applications for the Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8 rental assistance) waiting list.  The list opened at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 10, 2019, and will remain open until further notice. To apply visit: www.myhousing.dakotacda.org More information about the program, including eligibility requirements, can be on the Dakota County CDA […]


Select Senior Housing Waiting Lists Are Now Open!

The Dakota County CDA is now accepting applications for 2-bedroom units at properties in Farmington, Hastings,  Inver Grove Heights, Lakeville, Mendota Heights, Rosemount, West St. Paul, and South St. Paul. To apply visit: www.myhousing.dakotacda.org The cities and developments (2-bedroom units only) include: Farmington Vermillion River Crossing Hastings Rivertown Court Mississippi Terrace Inver Grove Heights Carmen Court Cahill Commons […]


Select Workforce Housing Waiting Lists Now Open!

The Dakota County CDA is accepting applications for properties in Farmington, Hastings, Lakeville and Rosemount. To apply visit: www.myhousing.dakotacda.org   The cities and units that will be open include: Farmington (2 bedroom units) Twin Ponds Hastings (2 and 3 bedroom units) Marketplace Pleasant Ridge West Village Lakeville (2 bedroom units) Cedar Valley Country Lane Keystone […]


Mortgage and Downpayment Assistance Available for Dakota County Homebuyers

Competitive fixed interest rate mortgage, an annual Federal tax credit and $8,500 in downpayment and closing cost assistance available through the Dakota County Community Development Agency (CDA). The spring homebuying market has sprung! If you’re a first time homebuyer or if you haven’t owned a home in three years, you can apply to the Dakota […]


Three Properties Sold to Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity

The Dakota County CDA sold three properties it acquired through the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) to Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity. In response to the foreclosure crisis, the Dakota County CDA was awarded federal stimulus funds under the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) to acquire properties to be developed into livable housing to be sold or […]


Redevelopment Grants Awarded to Six Cities

The Dakota County CDA Redevelopment Incentive Grant (RIG) program was created in 2006 to provide a flexible funding resource to Dakota County cities for the redevelopment of blighted and under-utilized areas, and to promote the development of affordable housing. The RIG program supports two grants: redevelopment and planning. Redevelopment Dakota County cities can apply for […]