Bois Forte Housing Department

Phone: 218-757-3253

Fax: 218-757-3254

5344 Lakeshore Drive Nett Lake, MN 55772

Bois Forte Band of Chippewa - Minnesota Bois Forte Housing Department - Nett Lake, MN

Bois Forte Housing Department -

Providing Decent, Safe, Sanitary and Affordable Housing

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Housing Staff Contact Information

It is the mission of the Bois Forte Housing Department to provide decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing to the Bois Forte members through the elimination of substandard conditions, the provision of adequate rental and home ownership opportunities, supportive services to homeowners, the creation of economic opportunities and ensuring the availability of financing programs sufficient to carry out this mission in a manner which is sensitive to the traditions and culture of the Ojibwe people being served.


The housing Division also recognized and supports the Bois Forte Band mission which is "The Bois Forte Band will use available human, natural and financial resources to promote and advance the well-being of its members. The Band, in all its endeavors, will honor the past, nurture the present and prepare for the future by being a wise steward of its resources and by preserving its sovereignty, cultural identity, and heritage.


The Band believes that its relationships with its member and to others must be characterized by honesty, integrity and accountability; and that adherence to those values will strengthen the Band, enhance its stature and insure it future."

Homebuyer Readiness Training

Financial Skills For Families

Emergency Contact List

Free Financial Empowerment Workshops

Zhoonia is the Anishinabemowin (Ojibwe language) word for money. How might you journey Bimaadiziwin (the Good Path) with your Zhoonia? Join us Saturday, January 27, 2018 from 10am to 4pm at the Vermillion Government Center. Registration is required, please call Dani at the Bois Forte Housing Department by 12pm, on Friday, January 19, 2018.

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Financial Empowerment Session           Saturday, January 27, 2018

Recent Update To Housing Contact Information

Due to budget cuts, the Bois Forte Tribal Government has directed departments to discontinue cell phone service for those employees who do not need them for health and safety. For Housing, the Maintenance Technicians retain theirs, while the office staff no longer have theirs.

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Updated Emergency

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The Bois Forte Housing Department has  opened a few spots in  Homebuyer Readiness Training, Thursday, January 18, 2018  from 9 am to noon at Fortune Bay. Lunch Provided. Preference is prioritized for those in the Tax Credit 1 program who were offered the opportunity during their appointments with our dept the past two weeks. Depending on availabilities, you could meet one-on-one with a mortgage lender in the afternoon.

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Homebuyer Readiness Training

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Bois Forte Housing Department

Phone  218.757.3253  |  Fax  218.757.3254 |  Address 5344 Lakeshore Drive Nett Lake, MN 55772


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