Seniors (1 & 2 Person Households)

“Senior” means you are 62 years of age or older.

To apply, you should come to:

Minneapolis Public Housing Authority
1001 Washington Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55401

on Monday, Wednesday or Friday – 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

You will need to bring the information listed below. Once you have completed the application you will be seen by an intake worker.

  • 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

  • Upon finishing the application an intake worker will review the application and make a determination whether it is complete.

  • If you are deemed eligibleyour application process will start immediately. Your placement into a unit will be conditional on a criminal background screening, rental housing references, and availability of units. 

  • If your application is not deemed eligible, your application will be denied and you may contest the denial by requesting an appeal.