Minnesota Housing Finance Agency

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2009

    Local governments get $58 million to buy foreclosed property

    Minneapolis got $6.8 million, St. Paul $4.3, Hennepin County $4.9 million to snap up and redevelop foreclosed properties in areas decimated by the economy.

  • News

    February 7, 2007

    Room at the Inn

    Why does a housing program for the chronically homeless have trouble using up its vouchers?

  • News

    May 25, 2005


    Why did city leaders derail an affordable housing project near the LRT line?

  • News

    February 4, 2004

    Tax Change Undercuts Affordable Housing

    State could lose 80,000 units of low-cost housing

  • News

    June 4, 2003

    Death by a Thousand Cuts

    How does Minnesota's fresh-minted 2003 budget make this a meaner place? Let us count the ways

  • News

    January 29, 2003

    Pushing Tin

    Nestled in the middle of the Twin Cities, the tiny trailer-park city of Hilltop (pop. 766) has been getting shoved around since the day it was born

  • Books

    March 29, 2000

    Ciao, Belle

    Donna Ellringer threatens to decamp from Phillips before the hell she's predicting breaks loose

  • News

    May 22, 1996

    Deconcentrating Poverty and Other Scams

    How a growing number of Twin Cities neighborhoods are driving out the poor.