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The MMCDC in Detroit Lakes has solicited the help of both public and private entities to help potential homeowners come up with downpayments. DL NEWSPAPERS/Paula Quam

Help with home ownership: Unique pilot program launched in Becker County

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Home ownership just got a little easier to achieve for some Becker County residents.  

The Detroit Lakes based Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation, or MMCDC, is piloting a new program called the Employer Assisted Housing Fund.


It’s a collaboration between the MMCDC, Greater Minnesota Housing, three large, area employers (Lakeshirts, Arvig and Ecumen), as well as Becker County and the cities of Detroit Lakes, Frazee, Lake Park and Audubon.

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