Homes for All Blog

CommonBond Communities, a Homes for All endorsing organization, celebrated the grand opening of its 50-unit Dublin Crossing housing development in Mankato on October 30th. Dublin Crossing is the first workforce housing development in Mankato since 2012 and is located in the growing neighborhood of Northeast Mankato.

Dublin Crossing's rents are set at below-market rates to be affordable for individuals earning 60% of the area’s median income. This means someone earning $16 an hour can afford a one-bedroom unit, while households...

The growing need around the full continuum of affordable housing is more clear this year than it has ever been before, and Homes for All’s unified voice and collective influence at the Capitol is greater than ever. We know this because we received a record 44 policy proposals for consideration on the 2019-2020 legislative agenda and because the coalition now has over 200 endorsing organizations!
 
It is clear that we need to encourage our elected officials to act on policies that support the...

Have you voted yet? Election Day is November 6th but early voting in Minnesota is already happening! This is an important election year and your voice matters, so make a plan to vote, talk to your friends about voting and help get others to the polls! Here’s a quick rundown of everything you need to know to vote in Minnesota.

Am I registered? Is it too late to register?

In Minnesota, you can register on Election Day, so if you...

Homes for All is moving towards adopting a two-year policy agenda for the 2019-2020 biennial legislative session. In order for Homes for All to remain able to amend the agenda, we need to adopt a bylaw amendment outlining how to add or remove policy and/or budgetary items as needed to the agenda. To adopt this amendment, we need your help! 

What does adopting a two-year agenda mean?

The Minnesota legislature operates in a two-year cycle called a biennium. The first year of...

The following blog was written by Pam Johnson, Policy and Advocacy Manager at Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity, a Homes for All MN coalition member. It was originally posted here.

As Minnesotans educate ourselves about who to vote for on November 6 in the coming weeks, we just learned a lot more from the two top candidates running for the Lieutenant Governor seat at a well-attended September 12 Housing Forum in Duluth.  Candidates Donna Bergstrom (running with Jeff Johnson for Governor)...

Who We Are

Homes for All is a statewide coalition that advances shared policy initiatives that lead to housing stability for all Minnesotans. Homes for All supports statewide investment across Minnesota's Housing Continuum.