Rural Development Multi-Family Housing - MINC
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 This site is your access point to a support system for the Multi-Family Housing (MFH) program in Rural Development for online transaction entry, transmission and information inquiry. If you experience any difficulties, please use one of the following sources to assist you in resolving your issue.
 Common Questions
 Please review the MINC Common Questions (PDF; 105.35 KB) document to help find answers to your questions.
 General Information
RD-3560 Regulations (Updated: per PN450 07/29/2011)
Error Conditions & System Messages (PDF; 608.24 KB)
eAuthentication Account Setup
User Manual (PDF; 187 KB)
Training Handbook (PDF; 220.82 KB)
Tenant Eligibility Requirements Training (PDF; 181 KB)
Tenant Certification Process Training (PDF; 992 KB)
Staged Payment Process (PDF; 2188 KB)
Affirmative Fair Housing Marketing Plan Form (HUD Form 935-2a)
Unauthorized Assistance Training (PPT; 1130 KB)
Unauthorized Assistance Checklist (PDF; 55 KB)

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    View Rural Development Instructions
(Updated: 2/7/2013,
Annual Income Exclusions.)
    View Release Notes Industry Interface
processing rules
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effective 6/14/2017
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Sundays 6 pm - 12 am CST
The system may not be available during these times.  Please plan your system use accordingly.
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  blank space blank space Effective June 14, 2017, the rules governing the operations of transmissions are being revised. You may see your transmissions accept or reject differently than in the past based on these new changes. Please review the MINC Error Conditions and Systems Messages on the Help Screen for updates. If you have any questions regarding your transmission(s) or need assistance transmitting your data, please contact the Customer Service Center at 1-866-600-7984 for assistance. blank space  
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    Click to DownloadOn May 17, USDA Rural Development revised the 2017 Multi-Family Income Limits.   
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