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Upper Post Flats

Affordable Apartments & Townhomes

Fort Snelling's Upper Post—a historic army barracks which hosted soldiers in both world wars—is now home to an affordable housing community where income limits apply. Additionally, Upper Post Flats offers a Military and Veteran Preferred Program.

This historic community offers modern apartment homes with newly reduced rents for hundreds less than new communities in the area. 

Historic Fort Snelling Community

Welcome to Upper Post Flats, a historic community in Fort Snelling with a variety of unique homes offering comfort, style and convenience. Each floor plan boasts beautifully preserved historic features, granite countertops, exposed brick and much more! From the cozy apartment interiors to the exciting leisure areas, our amenities are sure to make you feel right at home.

You will find all the essential amenities and extra comforts you need to make yourself at home as you take your pick from our range of studio, 1, 2, 3, and 4 bedroom apartments and townhomes. Our open and spacious floor plans, historic touches, walk-in closets and plush bedroom carpeting are just a few of the highlights that await you.

The benefits of living at Upper Post Flats don't end there. Enjoy tranquil and carefree living in a beautifully preserved historic home, just minutes away from downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul. Whether you are in the mood for shopping, dining, or entertainment, you will find it all nearby. Take a culinary journey, indulge in some retail therapy, or get your adrenaline pumping at attractions like the Mall of America, Saint Thomas Ice Arena, and Eagan Promenade Shopping Mall. Plus, we are conveniently located near several schools and employers such as Richfield Schools, Minneapolis - Saint Paul International Airport, Minneapolis VA Health Care System, and St. Catherine University.

Your Historic Fort Snelling home is just a call away. Come and experience the best apartment living at Upper Post Flats! Be sure to ask about our Military and Veteran Preferred Program!

*Upper Post Flats participates in an affordable housing program. Household income and student status limitations apply. Please call for more details. Some restrictions apply and must be able to move in upon arrival.

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Designed To Inspire
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Fitness Center

Our fitness center is equipped with a variety of equipment and space for you to easily establish or maintain a healthy routine.

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Community CENTER

Our community room is an incredible place for residents to gather, unwind or simply enjoy a change of scenery.

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Soak up the sun by our sparkling pool, take a refreshing dip or relax under some shade. Days at the pool are days well spent.

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Affordable Housing Income Restrictions

Upper Post Flats is an affordable housing community with income restrictions. Please verify that you qualify with the following guidelines. The property has a minimum household income requirement of 2.5 times the monthly rent amount to qualify. Total household income must be UNDER the following limits based on household size:

-1 Occupant:   $52,200
-2 Occupants: $59,640
-3 Occupants: $67,080
-4 Occupants: $74,520
-5 Occupants: $80,520
-6 Occupants: $86,460
-7 Occupants: $92,460
-8 Occupants: $98,400


The Lifestyle
You Deserve

With a variety of floor plans to choose from surrounding a vibrant community, you'll be glad to call Upper Post home. Scroll through our photo gallery to discover what sets us apart from other historic communities.

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