Fix Up Program

Fix up your home with help from Minnesota Housing

Why choose Minnesota Housing?

Loan Amount
Repayment Term
Secured $50,000 10 to 20 years Income Limits
$15,000 10 to 20 years No income limit
Unsecured $15,000 10 years Income Limits
$15,000 10 years No income limit

*This project was made possible by a grant from the U.S. Department of Energy and the Minnesota Department of Commerce through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA).

Repair, remodel and make energy saving improvements including:

  • Porches and decks
  • Remodel a bathroom or kitchen
  • Add a bathroom or finish basement
  • Furnace or boiler and air conditioning*
  • Windows* and doors
  • Insulation,* attic air sealing*
  • Water heater*
  • Siding and roofing
  • Septic system upgrades
  • Mold and radon mitigation
  • Accessibility improvements*
  • Basic garage, if none exists
* Choose Energy Star windows, furnace, air conditioner and/or water heater; insulation and air sealing; and/or basic accessibility improvements and you may be eligible for a lower interest rate.

Next Steps:

  • Find a participating lender near you
  • Obtain contractor bids or detailed materials estimate from a building supplier for work you will perform
  • Your lender will work with you to complete the loan application, loan closing and funding
In connection with Single Family Division loan programs, Minnesota Housing does not make or arrange loans. It is neither an originator nor creditor and is not affiliated with any Lender. The terms of any mortgage finance transactions conducted in connection with these programs, including important information such as loan fees, the annual percentage rate (APR), repayment conditions, disclosures, and any other materials which are required to be provided to the consumer are the responsibility of the Lender.