Action Alert: Tell your lawmakers to do their job and pass housing bills

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MHP joins community in demand for justice for George Floyd

Minnesota Housing Partnership joins Minnesotans in mourning the murder of George Floyd, and demands justice for him, his family, and his community.  MHP’s work to ensure that everyone has a home derives from the value that every human deserves dignity, respect, kindness and love. Racial disparities in housing…

Emergency funding secured for families in southwest Minnesota at-risk for homelessness

  An emergency grant from the Minnesota Housing Partnership (MHP) will help families in Lincoln, Lyon, Redwood, Cottonwood, Jackson, Nobles, Rock, Murray and Pipestone Counties keep their homes. The $50,000 grant, secured by MHP from the National Low-Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC), will go toward emergency rental assistance support for families…

Take Action: Support Bonds for Housing

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The MN Senate Needs to Hear from You Now!

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Congress must Ensure Housing Stability During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic

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MHP releases rural rental housing policy report

Minnesota Housing Partnership has released Rural Rental Housing: Report and Recommendations (April 2020).   The report is a culmination of stakeholder surveys and a fall 2019 convening of rural rental housing policy stakeholders in Little Falls, Minnesota. Rural housing advocates and community members met to talk…

Rental assistance is required for Minnesotans to face COVID-19

Failure to include rental assistance will have dire consequences for low-income Minnesotans The lack of rental assistance in the Minnesota Legislature’s COVID-19 relief bill will have immediate negative consequences for Minnesota’s lowest income households. Advocates pressed for $100 million for rental assistance through the Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program.

MN Housing board meeting notes: March 26, 2020

MHP Executive Director Anne Mavity attended (listened in) to the MN Housing Board meeting on March 26th. These notes reflect the conversations at the meeting as Anne heard them, including how the agency is responding to COVID19. Commissioner Jennifer Ho:  Want to go through our regular agenda, regular…

Tell lawmakers to support rental assistance for COVID-19 displaced workers

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