Fargo Housing believes having a place to call home is a basic human right. We accept applications for affordable housing any time, and our waiting lists are always open. Once your application has been received, you will be placed on a waiting list and notified when a home becomes available.
Complete the online application:
- Submit using the form below
Download your application, then complete and return it to Fargo Housing via:
- Mail at 325 Broadway N., Fargo, ND 58102
- Drop box, located on the north side of the Fargo Housing building
Your Fargo Housing application must include:
- Copy of original Social Security Cards for all household members
- Copy of picture I.D. for all household members 18 years of age or older
Upon eligibility, you must also provide:
- Copy of birth certificate for children
- Copy of papers from INS showing legal immigration status
- Signatures of all household members 18 years of age or older
Please read the information thoroughly before submitting your application. Questions about whether you are eligible for Fargo Housing rentals?
Once you have completed an application and been placed on the waiting list, it is your responsibility to notify the office if:
- Your mailing address changes
- Your family size changes
- You no longer wish to be on the Fargo Housing waiting list
If Fargo Housing correspondence is returned because of an incorrect address, your application will be removed from our waiting list and you will need to reapply.
Once on the waiting list, you will be contacted periodically and asked whether they want to stay on the list. You must follow the instructions in these notifications to stay on the waiting list.
Online Application Form
Please complete the pre-application and attach the required documents. Each question is equally important in determining your eligibility and placement on the waiting list for housing assistance. Use this Application Guide for help in choosing the property or program that would best serve your needs. Once your complete application has been received, we will contact you through the mail when
there is a change in the status of your application.
Please ensure we have a valid mailing address.
All address changes must be submitted IN WRITING. Undeliverable mail will result in removal from the waiting list. Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) and Public Housing tenants pay approximately 30% of household gross adjusted monthly income towards rent.
Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher: CLOSED
Rental Assistance applicants are responsible for finding their own qualified unit. The property owner and/or landlord will establish the lease, enforce its provisions, and collect the clients’ agreed-upon share of the rent. The FHRA pays the landlord a subsidy for the difference between the market rent price and the amount of rent paid by the tenant using a Payment Standard.
Project-Based Voucher Unit: CLOSED
These are designated units with-in the following properties that come with a Housing Choice Voucher attached. These allow you to pay
approximately 30% of your income for rent.
(For 55+ years old): Crossroads Senior Living, North Sky Senior Living, Sunrise Senior Living
New Horizons Manor: 2525 North Broadway.
FHRA’s fully accessible community with roll-in showers, specialized appliances, therapy room, and enhanced security system. Offering on-site
laundry, meal program and 24 hour assisted living services.
Pioneer Manor: 201 11th Street North.
This secured 46-unit building offers on-site computer lab, community room and laundry.
University Drive Manor: 1201 2nd Ave. North.
This secured 90-unit building offers on site meals, community room, management office and laundry.
Scattered Site Homes:
(Madison and Jefferson School Areas)
This community consists of 27 two-bedroom two-story duplexes; 38 three-bedroom ground floor single family homes and 23 fourbedroom
two-story single-family homes. Each unit features unfinished basement, Laundry hookups and large back yard with shed.
(18th Street and 25th Avenue South)
A cluster of Duplex style property consisting of 14 two-bedroom duplexes and 14 three-bedroom duplexes. All units are split level with
laundry hookups, storage shed and large community back yard.
(30th and 31st Avenues South and 22nd Street South)
This site consists of 18 two-bedroom split level duplexes; 2 units are ground floor duplex wheelchair-accessible; 6 three-bedroom split
level duplexes. These units are scattered throughout the neighborhood featuring laundry hookups, private yards and large backyard
sheds for each unit.
(34th Avenue South)
Spacious cluster of 28 two-bedroom split level or two-story duplex units; 2 two-bedroom ground floor wheelchair-accessible and 12
three-bedroom two-story or split-level duplex units. This neighborhood features large community yards, back yard sheds for each unit
and 2 playground areas.
Church Townhome: 16 ½ St. S.
2 to 3-bedroom townhomes with garages
220 Broadway (downtown): 220 Broadway
1 Bedroom Apartments
Herald Square (downtown): 303 Roberts St.
1 Bedroom Apartments
Lashkowitz High Rise: 101 2nd Street South.
This secured 22 stories High Rise offers a community room, elevators, meal service, and bus line