Mid-Session Legislative Update

April 19 • 12:00pm – 1:00pm • Zoom Please join us for a virtual event to hear from elected officials and partners about the status of various proposals at the Minnesota Legislature. By April 19, several policy and finance omnibus will have made there way through committees. Learn about House…

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…

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,…

The 2023 Legislative Session in Review!

In December of 2021, MHP convened partners and invited them to join us in asking the Minnesota Legislature to invest $2B in 2022. Gridlock had us come back in 2023, again asking for $2B. On Jan 11, 2023, MHP and our partners held a rally in the Capitol Rotunda. The…

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…