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Minnesota Offers $15 Million for Rehab of Public Housing

Minnesota Housing will administer up to $15 million in General Obligation (GO) bond proceeds through the Publicly Owned Housing Program (POHP) to help finance public housing rehabilitation costs. Applications are due Thursday, April 29, 2021 by noon CT. Applicants must be local units of government, such as a city, county, housing redevelopment authority (HRA), or public housing authority (PHA).

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Minnesota Sponsors Mental Health and De-escalation for Property Management Staff Training

Minnesota Housing and Minnesota Department of Human Services are pleased to sponsor this free training Mental Health and De-escalation for Property Management Staff provided by the People Incorporated Training Institute. This training is for affordable housing property management staff, with particular emphasis on management staff at properties that have supportive housing units. Participants will learn […]

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Minnesota 2020 LIHTC Round Two Due Dates

Minnesota Housing is now accepting applications for Round Two of the 2021 LIHTC Program. Approximately $1,119,000 in credits will be available, including $88,892 of credits set aside for Rural Development (RD) deals. The RD set-aside is carried forward to Round 2, and if there are no eligible applications, the housing tax credits will be available […]

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Minnesota 2021 Multifamily Consolidated Request for Proposals/2022 Housing Tax Credits Round 1 Application Dates

Minnesota Housing Released the following dates for its 2021 Multifamily Consolidated Request for Proposals (RFP)/2022 LIHTC Round 1: Thursday, February 11: Pre-application released for Innovative Construction Techniques; Mid-March: Consolidated RFP application materials and Section 811 PRA pre-application released; Wednesday, April 14 at noon: Pre-application for Innovative Construction Techniques due; Wednesday, April 14: Consolidated RFP published […]

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NCSHA Announces Newly Elected Board Officers and Directors

The National Council of State Housing Agencies held its Board of Directors election on October 26 during the association’s 2020 Annual Conference & Showcase. Nominated from among, and voted on by the executive directors of the member state housing finance agencies, NCSHA’s newly elected Board officers are:

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Comments on Minnesota’s 2022-2023 QAP Due Oct. 26

Comments on Minnesota Housing’s draft 2022-2023 QAP are due by 5 p.m. CT on October 26 to  htc.mhfa@state.mn.us. As a result of the additional changes proposed by Minnesota Housing, the 2022-2023 QAP Composite Maps for both the Metro and Greater Minnesota have been updated as well as the interactive Community Profiles map.

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Minnesota Launches COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program

Minnesota’s COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program provides housing assistance payments to help prevent eviction, prevent homelessness and maintain housing stability for eligible renters and homeowners.

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Minnesota Housing Awarded Third Section 811 Project-Based Rental Assistance Program Grant

HUD recently announced that Minnesota Housing was one of 12 housing finance agencies from around the country selected to receive a Section 811 Project-Based Rental Assistance (PRA) Program grant. Minnesota Housing is working with HUD to finalize the selection in the coming months. Eligible

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Up to $100 Million Available for Minnesota CHAP Providers

Minnesota Housing is now accepting applications from entities interested in serving as administrators for the 2020 COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program (CHAP). Grants will be made to entities that will use the funds to provide housing assistance to prevent homelessness and help maintain housing stability of individuals and families impacted by the public health-related emergency.

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St. Paul PHA Project-Based Vouchers

The St. Paul Public Housing Authority (PHA) has issued a Request for Proposals to award up to 120 Section 8 Project-based vouchers to property owners. Applicants must submit applications via Minnesota Housing’s Multifamily Customer Portal. Applications are due July 16 by 12:00 pm CT. You can view the application and additional information on St. Paul […]

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Comments on Minnesota’s 2022-2023 QAP Due July 22

Minnesota Housing released its proposed 2022-2023 QAP for public comment, as well as a summary of proposed changes and a self-scoring worksheet. Minnesota Housing will hold a public hearing on the 2022-2023 QAP at 10:00 am CT on July 14. Dial 1-888-742-5095, Conference Code: 603-415-8008 to join the call.

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Minnesota Extends 2022-2023 QAP Comment Period to July 22

Minnesota Housing is extending the public comment period for its proposed changes to the 2022-2023 QAP by three weeks to provide housing and community development partners additional time to review and comment on the proposed QAP changes.

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