The Northfield Housing & Redevelopment Authority has several programs to assist the you with many of your housing needs. By using federal, state, and local resources, we are able to provide you with an array of opportunities.
Aging in Place Grant
The Home Matters Residential Rehab Program is offering grants up to $7,000 to income qualified homeowners, 62 years of age and older, to adapt their homes so they can age in place. Qualified improvements or adaptations include, but are not limited to, adding ramps, railings, grab bars, ADA toilets and walk-in showers, lowering countertops, cabinets and light switches, widening doors, and relocating laundry rooms.
The Northfield HRA provides first-time homebuyers with the opportunity to receive assistance towards a down payment or closing costs. We provide up to $25,000 in a zero interest, deferred loan that is payable when the homeowner sells or refinances the first mortgage.
HomeHelpMN is offered through Minnesota Housing to help if you have fallen behind on your mortgage or other housing-related expenses due to the pandemic. Whether it’s providing financial assistance or guiding you to trusted resources, we want you to get the help you need, at the time you need it most.