Affordable Housing Information for Residents

Edina is an amazing community to live in with top schools, picture-perfect parks and incredible amenities. If you are looking to move to Edina – or trying to stay here – let us help connect you with programs or assistance.  

  1. Purchase Price, Income Limits Increase for Mortgage Program

    Participants in an Edina second-mortgage program can now purchase a home with a price up to $500,000. The Come Home 2 Edina second mortgage program provides down-payment assistance loans to support people in affordable home ownership. Read on...
  2. Property Tax Reductions Available for Affordable Housing Owners

    Property owners with affordable housing rentals in Edina can get their property taxes reduced about 40 percent and qualify for grants covering 90 percent of energy-efficiency improvements. Read on...
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Resources and Programs

For Homeowners

Age Well at Home - Money is available to seniors who want to make home improvements to stay safely at home.

Come Home 2 Edina - This second-mortgage program offers loans below market rate to help you buy or stay in your home.

Come Home 2 Edina En Espanol (PDF)

Hennepin County Housing Assistance - Provides housing rehabilitation loans for income eligible homeowners.

Home Ownership Center - Provides information on classes for first time homeowners

Homes Within Reach - A program by the West Hennepin Affordable Housing Land Trust

Minnesota Housing - Has a down payment assistance program and housing rehabilitation program.

NeighborWorks Home Partners - Provides information on buying a home or fixing it up.

Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity - Offers low interest mortgages and other home purchasing information.

For Renters

Affordable Rentals in Edina - Map of multifamily affordable housing locations.

HousingLink - Provides information on affordable places to live.

VEAP - Provides Emergency Rental Assistance

Minnesota Housing - Provides information on rental assistance and finding housing.

Homeline- Free legal assistance for renters.

Hennepin County Coordinated Entry - The County's approach to organizing and providing housing services for people experiencing homelessness in Hennepin County. 

Fair Housing

It is the policy and commitment of the City of Edina to ensure that fair and equal housing opportunities are available to all persons in all housing opportunities and development activities funded by the City regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, creed, familial status, national origin, or disability. This is done through external policies to provide meaningful access to all constituents as well as fair housing information and referral services; and through internal practices and procedures that promote fair housing and support the City’s racial equity and inclusion goals.

Policies