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2 x 4 Quarterly Housing Indicators
Minnesota Housing Partnership, September 2013, 4 pp.
Quarterly reports from Minnesota Housing Partnership that report on four housing trends: rental market, owners' market, homelessness, and the housing industry. more info >
Homelessness in Minnesota 2012 Study
Wilder Research, September 2013, 67 pp.
Every three years, Wilder Research conducts a statewide survey of people who are homeless or living in temporary housing programs. The study includes counts and estimates of the number of people who are homeless and face-to-face interviews with homeless people throughout Minnesota, including a specific report for the Fargo-Moorhead area, to better understand the causes and circumstances of homelessness. more info >
The Twin Cities in 2012: An Uneven Recovery
Metropolitan Council, September 2013, 6 pp.
An economic profile of the Twin Cities based on data from the Census Bureau's 2012 American Community Survey. more info >
The 2012 Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress
US Department of Housing & Urban Development, Office of Community Planning and Development, September 2013, 101 pp.
The 2012 AHAR presents the most recent national estimates of homelessness, focusing on people who experience homelessness by themselves, as family members, and as members of specific subpopulations. The AHAR is delivered each year to the U.S. Congress, and its contents are used to inform Federal, State, and local policies to prevent and end homelessness. more info >
2013 Semi-Annual Foreclosures in Minnesota: A Report Based on County Sheriff's Sale Data
HousingLink, August 2013, 17 pp.
Minnesota foreclosure counts and rates for all Minnesota counties during the first half of 2013. more info >
The State of the Nation's Housing
Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University, June 2013, 44 pp.
This is an annual assessment of the nation’s housing outlook and summarizes important trends in the economics and demographics of housing. more info >
2011 Minnesota baseline housing measures
The McKnight Foundation and Housing Link, December 2012, 37 pp.
This report uses a series of specific measurements to track activity within the affordable housing community. This is the fourth annual report on the topic. more info >
HUD Research Library
Includes reports, publications, periodicals, and data from HUD and other sources. Topics include: affordable housing, community development, homelessness, supportive housing, housing statistics, and more. more info >
Online guide to state and local housing policy that provides examples of solutions for expanding the availability of affordable housing. Includes guidance on how to create a comprehensive and effective housing strategy. more info >