2024 Legislative District Profiles

Building off our 2024 state findings, MHP’s Legislative District Profiles document current housing metrics using data specific to each of 134 legislative districts, economic development region, and the state. The profiles provide a comprehensive yet concise overview of housing trends, focusing on housing affordability, the rental market, the homeownership market,…

Changing the Narrative on Housing

A coalition of organizations across the state are collaborating with the Housing Narrative Lab (HNL), a national communications and research hub in undertaking a narrative change project to reframe how Minnesotans talk about housing. The narrative will inform and persuade lawmakers, nonprofits and businesses, the media, and everyday neighbors about…

Callaway County Housing Needs Assessment

In response to the growing housing needs within the Central Missouri Community Action (CMCA) eight-county region, CMCA staff identified the need for comprehensive housing needs assessments and action plans within each county they serve. A housing needs assessment is designed to collect data to identify challenges and needs within the…

2023 County Profiles

MHP’s 2023 County Profiles provides new data measurements at the county level in critical housing areas. The resource features data on different demographics of cost-burdened households paying at least 30% of their income for housing, changes in rent and home prices, eviction filings compared to pre-pandemic rates, racial disparities in…

Emerging Developer Initiative (EDI) for Minnesota

Dedicated to the professional support of new housing developers from rural communities & Native Nations MHP’s Emerging Developer Initiative (EDI) was created to support the emergence and professional development of new housing developers from rural communities and Native Nations in Minnesota. Dedicated to the success of entrepreneurs in the housing…

NW MN Regional Profile 2021

Access to safe, affordable homes builds a strong foundation for families and communities. But too many Minnesotans lack good housing options. For data on housing and stock, income, renters and owners, and more for NW Minnesota download the full report here. For the purposes of this…