Housing Resources


In addition to the classes, workshops, and counseling we off for homeownership, Model Cities maintains a directory of resources, websites and Below is a series of links to community connections:


Downpayment Assistance Program with the City of St. Paul Housing and Redevelopment Authority

The city of St. Paul has recently opened a downpayment assistance program to help those eligible apply for funding to help with downpayment on a home or property. The Housing and Redevelopment Authority is responsible for this program, and they have published their guidelines for eligibility. Click here to view their eligibility guidelines.


Ramsey County Emergency Rental Assistance

Ramsey County has a number of programs, including rental assistance which you can apply for on their website.


See Also:

The Family Housing Fund

The Family Housing Fund provides resources and assistance for home ownership.

HOME’s Tenant Hotline can help with renter’s assistance and rent payment.


For more information, please call United Way First Call for Help at 2-1-1 or by phone at 651-291-0211.


Community Services


United Way 2-1-1: Call 211 or go to 211unitedway.org