WilderNest – Townhome Rental, Bigfork MN
rental information contact: D.W. Jones Management at 218-326-5314
toll-free at 888-326-5314.
hearing impaired may use TTY at 800-627-3529.
WilderNest – Occupied since May 1, 2007
Design & Amenities
► Twelve units – 6 in each of 2 buildings
H 4 single story two-bedroom (1 fully accessible)
H 4 two story two-bedroom
H 4 two story three-bedroom
► Kitchen appliances provided are refrigerator, range & dishwasher
► Coin operated washer and dryer in each unit
► Window Blinds are provided
► Wired for cable TV and telecommunications including DSL
► Integrated single-stall garage
► Dual fuel heating system – electric & LP gas
► Central air conditioning
► Curbside solid waste pick-up
► Conveniently located on Golf Course Lane – directly South of the Bigfork School
Households Targeted to
§ Family households with moderate income and below
(based on a family of four – $35,340 or below).
§ Family households with children.
§ Family households employed in local workforce positions such as:
nurses-aid, lab technician, maintenance technician, retail clerk, production line-worker,
bank teller, mechanic and a multitude of others who provide the goods and services we use.
§ Family households that can afford $497per month plus utilities for a two-bedroom
or $590 per month plus utilities for a three-bedroom. (Rent assistance available for 3 units.)
Funding For the Development
Funding for the approximately $1.7million cost was provided by:
$ First State Bank of Bigfork
$ Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines
$ Northeast Minnesota HOME Consortium
$ Greater Minnesota Housing Fund
$ Discounts and Donations of Land, Labor, Materials and Cash from vendors,
community units of government, philanthropists, organizations, businesses,
The presence of adequate local housing has been proven to benefit the local
economy and the families who reside in it.
Children, parents, businesses, employers all benefit and the community can thrive
when adequate housing is available locally.
WilderNest is a quality family-friendly place that adds significantly to the
options and availability of housing in our community of Bigfork.