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When is Rent Due?

Rental Payments Due 1st of the Month

Rent payments are due the first day of the month. Rent payments made after the fifth day of the month are subject to a late fee, in addition to other possible penalties. An automatic late fee charge and email notification on the 10th of each month informing you of a late fee charge or past due balance on your account. If you find any errors, please contact CTC's office.

How Can I Pay Rent?

Community Center External Drop Box1. Provide a Check to CTC Office

  • Free 
  • We accept personal checks, money orders, and cashier’s checks 
  • Two drop-boxes available for deposit: one inside the Community Center on CTC’s Office window; one outside on the northwest exterior of the Community Center facing the Ward 9 playground, which is available 24 hours/7 days a week.

2. Pay Online via RentCafe Portal

3. Use BillPay via Personal Bank

  • Free for standard transactions
  • Select recurring or one-time payment
  • BillPay will print and mail checks from your bank to CTC for you
    • How Do I Set Up Online Bill Pay?
    • Remember to assign the mailing date at least 10 days in advance to the first to ensure the check arrives before the fifth of the month, accounting for any holidays or weekends
    • Mail check to CTC at 1250 Fifield Ave, Falcon Heights, MN 55108. No account number from CTC is necessary; this field indicates the name you wish to designate for your own personal records. 

Accepted Forms of Payment

  • ACH Transfer via Resident Portal (RentCafe)
  • Debit Card via Resident Portal (RentCafe)
  • Credit Card via Resident Portal (RentCafe)
  • Personal Check
  • Cashier’s Check
  • Money Order

Rent Payment Reminders

Add Monthly Charges or Outstanding Fees

Your monthly amount due includes your unit’s rental rate, as well as any other additional charges, such as an additional vehicle, or an extra appliance (including air conditioners), long-term visitors, or other outstanding fees. View your balance and payment history via your RentCafe account, otherwise contact the office if you need assistance determining the accurate amount.

Deposits + Statements

  • For all payment methods: Please remember that it’s crucial to ensure that you have sufficient funds in your account to cover your payment. If not, your payment will be declined due to non-sufficient funds (NSF), in addition to a NSF fee applied.
  • For Paying by Check:
    • Please allow 2-3 business days for the withdrawal to appear in your bank account, as well as the payment to be reflected in your RentCafe ledger if not submitted through RentCafe.
    • Write or make sure your address is on the check (if paying by check).
    • If paying not for an account printed, please note specifications (such as address) in memo section of the check
  • View balance and payment history (RentCafe login > Payments)

Co-op Membership Status

Residents can become a member anytime while living at CTC. To join, contact the office and submit the one-time joining fee to initiate the membership to your household.

Non-members pay a non-member fee, or surcharge per month, in addition to their monthly rental rate.

Greater Details & Resources

Email is our primary method of communication with residents. We email your registered email address with relevant community announcements, as well as important maintenance notices specific to your unit or building. Thus, it is mandatory you receive and read these emails! Please contact the office to update or add an email address to our mailing lists.

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