Homes for All Blog

Housing is celebrating a HUGE WIN at the legislature. With our champion lawmakers, hardworking team, and advocates like you, Homes for All secured $90M in bonds for affordable housing! Additionally, coalition partners secured $30M for mental health crisis centers. We could not have done it without you.

The bill includes:

  • $90M for Affordable Housing
  • $30M for Mental Health Crisis Centers 

This is our largest win EVER - and we could not have done it without you.

Legislative Summary:

Bonding

  • Housing Infrastructure Bonds (HIB):
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Cue the synthesizer. It’s the final countdown at the State Capitol.

Sunday, May 20 is the last day of legislative session, and time is running out to urge legislators to invest $130 million in bonds for housing. Your calls to legislators in these past few days have had a BIG impact. That’s why we’re asking you to join us for a Twitterstorm from 12:00 - 1 PM this Friday, May 18 to continue amplify our message: We need $130 million in...

In early April, Homes for All MN supporters Rochester Area Habitat, Grace House of Itasca County, CommonBond Communities, Health in All Policies, and Joint Religious Legislative Coalition hosted in-district events to show legislators the impact of investments in affordable housing, strengthen relationships between legislators and community members, and urge legislators to support the Homes for All MN agenda. Read on to see the impact of these crucial events! 

Rochester Area Habitat Build Site Event - Rochester, MN

Reps. Liebling and Sauke, along with Jamie Mahlberg,...

In the final days of legislative session, we need you now more than ever! Please take a moment to make three calls to your lawmakers and Governor Dayton (scripts below). Where we live impacts every area of our lives — and our lawmakers need to hear that! Lawmakers have many decisions to make in the last few days of session, and so you will likely receive a few more Homes for All calls to action, potentially over the weekend as...

The legislative session ends in less than three weeks! Conversations surrounding the State’s bonding package are increasing, and we want to make sure that lawmakers are hearing community support for housing.  This week’s 5 for 5 is targeting key members of the Senate Capital Investment Committee. These members play an important role in finalizing the bonding bill. If you live or work in their districts, call and request their support for the Homes for All bonding request!

Find the 2018 Homes for...

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.