Fair Housing and Renters Rights
If you believe you’re a victim of discrimination related to renting or buying a housing unit due to your race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, familial status, sexual orientation, marital status, status with regard to public assistance or creed, you may want to file a fair housing complaint.
Contact the Jonathan Stanley, the City’s housing and community services manager and fair housing officer, at 952-949-8439 with questions about filing claims or finding legal assistance.
Affordable Housing and Subsidized Rental Units
Section 8 Housing
Section 8 is a federally funded program of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development that helps low-income households pay rent on private, market-rate rental units.
Visit HousingLink to find the following:
- Information on applying for a Section 8 voucher
Current waiting list for Section 8 vouchers
Map of participating communities where Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) Section 8 vouchers can be used
Current affordable housing vacancies around the Twin Cities