Housing impacts every aspect of our lives, from the jobs we can access to the educational outcomes of our kids. But too many people in our community pay too much for housing, forcing hard-working families to choose between paying the rent or buying adequate groceries, covering healthcare and other critical needs. Across the Twin Cities region, even those employed full time in the most in-demand jobs can’t make ends meet with rising rents and declining vacancy rates.
As requested by partners, MHP often presents to community and stakeholder groups on these pressing issues. Below are Rental Spotlights for several communities.