Quick Start Disaster Recovery Program

Minnesota Housing is working with local, state, and federal partners to assist households impacted by the 2018 floods in Southwest Minnesota.
Please see the FAQ for more information about the process to receive assistance.
If you are a seeking assistance to rehabilitate your home, please contact the following partners:
Minnesota Valley Action Council (MVAC)
706 North Victory Drive
Mankato, MN 56001
Counties served: Brown and Renville
United Community Action Partnership (UCAP)
1400 South Saratoga Street
Marshall, MN 56258
Counties served: Lyon, Pipestone, Lincoln and Yellow Medicine
Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership (SWMHP)
2401 Broadway Avenue
Slayton, MN 56172
Counties served: Murray, Cottonwood and Redwood
The Quick Start Disaster Recovery Program provides assistance as a last resort when private insurance and federal assistance are not adequate to return a damaged home to its pre-disaster condition. The program is activated in the event of a federally declared natural disaster. Quick Start features may be adjusted for each disaster, by they generally are:
  • No-interest loans forgiven if the owner remains in the home for 10 years
  • No income limits
  • Funding for repairs to bring home into pre-disaster condition
  • Funding for repairs to rental housing properties under similar terms and conditions

Questions? Contact Cal Greening at 651.296.8843.