Join us for a 2024 Legislative Preview

Thursday, February 8, 8:00-9:30am • Carpenters Union Hall • 730 Olive St, St. Paul, MN 55130 Join Minnesota Legislators, political insiders, and other housing advocates as we preview Minnesota’s 2024 Legislative Session. Networking will begin at 8:00 am with a program running from 8:30 to 9:30 am. Light breakfast and…

Tax Credit Contribution Fund Projects

Help finance affordable multifamily and single-family housingthroughout Minnesota The Minnesota State Housing Tax Credit (SHTC) Contribution Program is a new way to help finance affordable housing throughout the state. Beginning February 1, 2024 eligible Minnesota corporate and individual taxpayers can contribute to the SHTC Program Fund and,…

SUBMIT YOUR PROJECT 

 To seek Designated Contributions for your Project from contributors to the Minnesota State Housing Tax Credit (SHTC) Contribution Program  If you are a developer, owner, or administrator of an affordable housing project and would like your project to be listed as seeking Designated Contributions, submit your information…

A Constitutional Amendment for Housing

UPDATE 5/17/23: This week, Representative Michael Howard and Senator Zaynab Mohamed introduced the Our Future Starts at Home bill for a constitutional amendment that would ensure long-term, sustainable, predictable, and ongoing investments to address Minnesota’s housing crisis. This bill, supported by the Our Future Starts at Home (OFSAH) coalition and…

MHP’s Legislative Update: April 14, 2023

Minnesota state policy update mid-2023 session featuring Amy Koch of Hylden Advocacy & Law, Annie Shapiro of Minn Cap and Rep. Esther Agbaje (DFL – Minneapolis). Rep. Agbaje serves as Vice Chair of the House Housing Committe, in caucus leadership, and co-chairs the People of Color and Indigenous (POCI) caucus.

MHP’s Legislative Update: March 10, 2023

Minnesota state policy update mid-2023 session featuring Amy Koch of Hylden Advocacy & Law, Annie Shapiro of Minn Cap and Rep. Esther Agbaje (DFL – Minneapolis). Rep. Agbaje serves as Vice Chair of the House Housing Committe, in caucus leadership, and co-chairs the People of Color and Indigenous (POCI) caucus.

Legislative Session Kicks off with a Rally for Housing

On January 11th, Minnesota housing advocates packed the Capitol Rotunda for a rousing rally to launch the legislative session. Government leaders called for housing investment, including Governor Tim Walz, Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan, Speaker of the House Melissa Hortman, Senate Majority Leader Kari Dziedzic, Minnesota Housing Commissioner Jennifer Ho, House Majority Leader Jamie…