Grants for Child Care Providers

Grants for Child Care Providers

  Murray County wants to retain existing providers in the County and add new providers to increase total capacity. To achieve this goal, the County has dedicated $16,000 to grant to new and existing childcare providers.   APPLICATION Mail completed application to …

Broadband Internet Feasibility Study

Broadband Internet Feasibility Study

Murray County, in partnership with Chippewa, Lincoln, Lyon, Pipestone, and Yellow Medicine counties, hired CCG Consulting and Finley Engineering to study the feasibility of extending broadband internet service to unserved and underserved areas of our counties. The Murray County portion of the …

Residential Lots in Fulda: Wood Duck Addition

Residential Lots in Fulda: Wood Duck Addition

The City of Fulda has lots for sale in its Wood Duck Addition near Fulda Second Lake. The lots are .41 to .88 acres and range in price from $10,000 – $15,000. For more information, call Fulda City Hall at 507-425-2504.

FREE Residential Lots in Lake Wilson – Prairie Addition

FREE Residential Lots in Lake Wilson – Prairie Addition

The City of Lake Wilson has developed the Prairie Addition: 8 beautiful lots on the south side of Lake Wilson. Buyers who build a new home within 1 year and occupy the home for 10 years can get a FREE lot! More…

Economic Development Tax Abatement in Murray County

Economic Development Tax Abatement in Murray County

The purpose of Economic Development Tax Abatement is to encourage desirable development and/or redevelopment that would not otherwise occur “but for” the assistance provided. Tax abatement in this context is a rebate of taxes, rather than an exemption from paying property taxes. …

Property Taxes: How Does Murray County Rank?

Property Taxes: How Does Murray County Rank?

It’s trophy time! In March 2017, SmartAsset, a financial technology company, released its third annual study on the Places with the Lowest Tax Burdens. The study calculates the amount of money a person would pay in income, sales, property and fuel taxes …

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Financing

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Financing

PACE is a financing tool for energy efficiency and renewable energy improvements. If your business, farm, multi-family housing building, nonprofit, or place of worship is interested in energy efficiency or adding renewable energy like solar, PACE can help you move forward. How …

2017 Broadband Survey Results

2017 Broadband Survey Results

  August 11, 2017 The results of the Murray County Broadband Internet Survey have been tallied. 295 responses were received from locations throughout the county between July 7 and August 9, resulting in a credible representation of our internet access county-wide. Here …

There are lots of lots in Murray County!

There are lots of lots in Murray County!

  Lime Lake in Avoca There are lots available on the north and south sides of the lake. Contact Creative Three (north) or Kathy Engler (north or south) for details.   Lots in Fulda near beautiful Fulda Second Lake The City of …

Murray County Economic Development Revolving Loan Fund

Murray County Economic Development Revolving Loan Fund

    The Murray County Economic Development Revolving Loan fund (EDRLF) can help you start or expand your business, or purchase an existing business, by loaning money to fill the financial gap that may exist between what your project will cost and …

Improve Your Affordable Rental Property with Help from Minnesota Housing

Improve Your Affordable Rental Property with Help from Minnesota Housing

  Improve Your Affordable Rental Property with Help from Minnesota Housing The Minnesota Housing Rental Rehabilitation Deferred Loan (RRDL) program provides zero interest deferred loans with up to 10% loan forgiveness. Click here for program details. If you think you may qualify, …

Child Care Professionals Urgently Needed!

Child Care Professionals Urgently Needed!

Have you ever thought about caring for children as a profession? There are resources out there to help you get started!   The Southwest Minnesota Opportunity Council can assist you in getting grants and other financial incentives for starting or expanding your …

Thinking about becoming an Airbnb host?

Thinking about becoming an Airbnb host?

If you’ve ever considered out renting out your home or a portion of your home via Airbnb, VRBO, or another short-term rental service, take a look at these tips provided by Explore Minnesota.: http://www.exploreminnesota.com/industry-minnesota/tools-training/vacation-home-rentals/. And be sure to check with your local …

Business Opportunities and Commercial Property

Business Opportunities and Commercial Property

Are you looking for a business to buy? Do you want to buy or lease a building for your existing business? Check out the available business opportunities and commercial property in Murray County. Do you have a business or commercial property to …

Home Repair Funds Are Available For Income-Eligible Households

Home Repair Funds Are Available For Income-Eligible Households

Residents of Avoca, Chandler, Currie, Dovray, Hadley, Iona, Lake Wilson and Slayton For more information, contact Ali Joens at the Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership, 507-836-1617 or alij@swmhp.org.