Current Landlords


Download forms for changing your address, assigning a property manager, making an ownership change if you have purchased a property that houses a Section 8 HCV participant, and more.


Assisted units must be inspected at the time the participant family moves in and annually thereafter.  Learn about the inspections process and what inspectors will be looking for.

Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to the questions we most often hear from landlords.  Topics include Getting Started, Inspections, The Lease, The Rent and more. Download PDF file.

Contract Rent Increases

Learn the process for raising the rent for a tenant who has a Housing Choice Voucher.

Sample HAP Contract

The Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) contract is signed by MPHA and by the landlord.  Click here for a PDF of the contract.

Payment Standards

The maximum amount that MPHA will pay on a unit is called the payment standard.  Click here for the rent reform flat subsidy charts as well as the non-rent reform payment standards by bedroom size and utility allowances by bedroom size.

Rent Roll Schedule

MPHA issues checks to landlords on the first of the month.  A second, mini rent roll is run mid-month.

Owner Workshops

2014 Owner Workshop Schedule

  • January 21st at 2 pm
  • March 18th at 2 pm
  • May 20th at 2 pm
  • July 15th at 2 pm
  • September 16th at 2 pm
  • November 18th at 2 pm

Owner workshops are held in the Section 8 HCV Conference Room on the 3rd Floor of MPHA’s administrative office, located at 1001 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55401.

No registration is required.