West Central Minnesota Communities Action, Inc.
Affordable Housing Program
West Central Minnesota Communities Action - Elbow Lake (Industrial)
411 Industrial Park Blvd, Elbow Lake, MN, 56531
The Affordable Housing Program partners with the Minnesota Department of Corrections, Greater Minnesota Housing Fund, Minnesota Housing Finance Agency and other agencies to create quality affordable housing in West Central Minnesota for families.
A variety of floor plans are available depending on family needs. Homes can be modified for handicapped accessibility upon request.
Homes are built by a 30-year veteran carpenter, minimum security inmates and local subcontractors. Homes are high quality, durable, energy efficient and require minimal maintenance. Homes are inspected by a state licensed building inspector to ensure codes are met and/or surpassed.
Area Served by County
- Douglas County
- Grant County
- Otter Tail County
- Pope County
- Stevens County
- Traverse County
- Community Action Partnership
- Individuals with criminal histories accepted
Available to residents of Douglas, Pope, Stevens, Otter Tail, and Grant Counties. This organization provides housing resources to individuals with criminal histories re-entering the general population from a correctional facility.
Participants must be at or below 100% of the state median income.
Contact staff to fill out an application.
Douglas, Grant, Pope, Stevens, Traverse, and Wilkin counties
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
- Emergency Shelter
- Energy Assistance Program
- Family Assets for Independence in Minnesota (FAIM)
- Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program (FHPAP)
- Foreclosure Avoidance Counseling
- Healthy Aging Classes
- Help Paying for Basic Needs
- Home Accessibility Modification
- Home Repair and Maintenance
- Home Repair Financial Assistance
- House Cleaning
- Minnesota Urban and Rural Homesteading (MURL)
- Rehabilitation Loans - Small Cities Housing
- Snow Removal
- Transportation - Ready Ride
- Weatherization Assistance Program
- Yard Work
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
BH-3700.3000Homebuyer/Home Purchase Counseling Definition
Programs that help people who want to purchase a home evaluate their readiness for homeownership, shop for housing that meets their needs, resolve potential credit problems, analyze specific home purchase offers, obtain a mortgage loan with advantageous interest rates and an affordable monthly payment, and complete the paperwork to close the loan and complete the sale. Also included are programs that provide assistance for people who want to refinance a home.
BH-7000.8100-400Low Cost for Sale Homes/Housing Units Definition
Programs that offer homes or housing units including condominiums and apartments at lower than current real estate prices for individuals and families who wish to purchase housing and qualify on the basis of income. Also included are properties that are available under lease-purchase arrangements.
NT-6400.4500Low Interest Loans Definition
Programs that provide personal loans for people who qualify on the basis of income at interest rates that are below those obtainable on the conventional loan market.