Contact Information

Contact Information

Housing and Redevelopment Authority


Section 8


COVID-19 Housing

  • RentHelpMN - Application for eligible Minnesota renters to receive help with rent and utility bills dated on or after March 13, 2020. 
  • HousingLink: The Zero Balance Project - emergency rental assistance application that can be initiated by landlords on behalf of their tenants.
  • Minnesota Housing - Information on COVID-19 for those in affordable housing.
  • Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) - Latest information about COVID-19 for providers of housing services, partners and people served by DHS.
  • Oasis for Youth - By appointment only; call first. Services for youth experiencing homelessness including rental supports, a COVID-19 kit and a clothing closet.

Bloomington Housing Choice Voucher Program

(Section 8)

The Housing Choice Voucher Rent Assistance Program helps very low-income households with rent payments. The waiting list for the Bloomington Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8) is currently CLOSED. 

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Surprising Facts about Rental Assistance






Subsidized Housing

Here is a quick overview of reduced rent programs offered around the Metro. 

Subsidized Housing Programs in Minnesota








Find out more about why the City of Bloomington supports the creation and preservation of affordable housing.

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