Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth

This housing agency serves Blue Earth, Minnesota.

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Open Until Further Notice: Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth Public Housing Waiting List

The Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth (HRABE) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.Please note: The HRABE only offers one bedroom units.The HRABE offers one Public Housing community with 54 units for families and senior/disabled households.There are two ways to apply: 

  1. Visit the HRABE to pick up a pre-application, located at 220 E 7th Street, Blue Earth, MN 56013, from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm CT, Monday-Friday.
  2. Request to have a pre-application mailed to you by calling (507) 526-2981 from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm, Monday-Friday.
Once the pre-application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above.No documents are needed at this time.The HRABE does have a preference for senior or disabled applicants.For more information, the HRABE can be reached by calling (507) 526-2981 from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

About The Agency

Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth provides affordable housing for up to 54 low- and moderate-income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher programs.

220 East 7th Street, Blue Earth, MN

(507) 526-2981

Section 8 Application Checklist

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How large is the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth?

Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth serves 51 low-income households. The agency manages 0 Housing Choice Vouchers and 51 public housing units.

What are the incomes of residents served by the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth?

Extremely low-income (ELI) renters, earning less than 30% of Area Median Income (AMI), make up 63 percent of households served by Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth. Very low-income renters earn less than 50% AMI, and are 88 percent of Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth households.

How many Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth residents are employed?

Working adults head 16 households and make up 33 percent of households served by Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth.

How many female-headed renter households are served by the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth?

There are 24 female-headed renter households living in Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth housing. Households headed by females are 48% of those served by the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth.

What racial and ethnic groups are found among Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth renters?

White 49
Hispanic 2

How many senior-headed renter households are served by Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth?

There are 16 households headed by seniors served by the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth. Senior households are 33% of households in Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth housing.

How many households headed by persons with disabilities live in Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth housing?

There are 19 persons with disabilities living in Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth housing. Persons with disabilities are the head of 38% of households served by the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth.

How does HUD rate the performance of the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth?

The Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth is rated as a standard performer by HUD.

HUD rates the performance of Public Housing Agencies. The department looks at physical condition of properties, financial condition, management operations, and use of Public Housing Capital Funds for improvements.

Public Housing Communities Managed by Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Blue Earth

Blue Earth City Hra

220 E 7th St, Blue Earth, Minnesota 56013

payment Subsidized