Family Waiting List for 4 and 5 Bedroom Units

The Minneapolis Public Housing Authority (MPHA) is accepting applications for families that qualify for a four bedroom or larger unit on the third Wednesday of each month  from 7:00 a.m. (CST) until 10:00 p.m. (CST) until further notice. Waitlist Applications must be submitted online during this time period.  MPHA will not accept paper applications.  The link below will not take you to the application site until 7:00 a.m. on the scheduled date.  Please note: the online application is not optimized for use on mobile devices.

Family Waitlist Online Application

(Interested in our upcoming two-bedroom waitlist opening? Click here.)

Completing the online Application Form. It should take no more than 30 minutes if you gather all of the required information ahead of time.  Please be prepared to provide the following:

  • A current mailing address and telephone number where you can be reached
  • Names of the Head of Household/Co-Head of Household
  • Social Security numbers for each applicant household member
  • Dates of birth for each applicant household member (birth certificate)
  • The sex (male/female) of each applicant household member
  • The race and ethnicity of each applicant household member
  • Whether anyone in household is handicapped or disabled
  • The primary language of the head of household
  • The current living situation (ie: “homeless” or “not homeless”) of the head of household
  • Value of all household assets (ie: bank accounts, investments, real estate, etc.)
  • Total monthly income of the household (includes all household members)
  • Source of all income (wages, pensions, TANF, and other sources)

Next Steps

  • If you are deemed eligible to apply your application will be placed on the wait list for Low Income Public Housing. Your placement into a unit will be conditional on the approval of your full application; criminal background screening, preference points, rental housing references and availability of units.
  • If you are not deemed eligible, you will be allowed the opportunity to provide more information to show that you are eligible. If that information is not sufficient, your application will be denied and you may contest the denial by requesting an appeal.