About Minnesota NAHRO
The Minnesota Chapter of the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) serves the state’s housing and community development needs.
Our goal is to be the leading housing and community development organization in Minnesota by promoting strong, viable communities for all Minnesotans, particularly those with low and moderate incomes.
Every day, the members of Minnesota NAHRO provide affordable housing and livable communities for all Minnesotans through the association of its agency members. Minnesota NAHRO members own or manage the majority of publicly subsidized housing including all public housing and Section 8 units across the state.
Learn more about Minnesota NAHRO.
A leading statewide housing and community development organization enhancing the knowledge and effectiveness of our members through professional development, advocacy and service.
Minnesota NAHRO is a vibrant community of experienced professionals who share their knowledge and offer leadership opportunities among your peers. Minnesota NAHRO provides its members:
- Access to discounted trainings and conferences tailored to your needs.
- Timely information and online resources.
- Legislative advocacy at the state and federal levels.
This member update focuses on the status of the state eviction moratorium and what the most recent rent study from GMHF tells us about rental market as we emerge from COVID. Plus we want your input so be sure to fill out our short survey for future trainings. And join us for the Leadership Retreat in July at Maddens – register TODAY! We can’t wait to see you.
To help our members keep up to date on the latest HUD notices and announcements, here is a list of recent key postings. Use the links provided to read more about each topic.
As a housing authority, your agency is able to communicate effectively with both landlords and tenants who can benefit from this resource. Plus if you have public housing, RentHelpMN can help your tenants address any unpaid rent due to COVID. Here are a few ways housing authorities can help spread the word about the program.
About Our Members
With over 400 members, Minnesota NAHRO membership includes agency commissioners, housing authorities, their staff plus profit and non-profit partners.
Our member agencies own and operate more than 20,000 public housing units across the state. In addition, our members administer affordable housing programs such as 31,000 Section 8 vouchers, over 10,000 rural development units, foreclosure prevention, homebuyer education and loan financing. In the jurisdictions they serve, member agencies also address community revitalization and economic development needs.
The populations served by these programs are often the most vulnerable including:
64 percent of the households are headed by seniors or those with disabilities
Nearly 75 percent of the residents of public housing have annual incomes of under $15,000.
One-third of public housing residents are children, many of whom are at high risk of homelessness or recently homeless;
Minnesota NAHRO and its member agencies are critical partners at the local level to address community redevelopment. Every day, the members of Minnesota NAHRO provide affordable housing and livable communities for all Minnesotans through the association of its agency members.
Why become a member of Minnesota NAHRO?
As a member of the Minnesota Chapter of the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO), you join the state’s leading affordable housing and community development organization.
For over 60 years, we have served the state’s housing and community development needs.
Member Resources & Benefits
- Every member receives discounted conference rates (typically 10-15% off)
- Secured $50,000 in grant resources to provide TA support small agencies to help address specific transition issues
- Provided timely information on issues important to our members including federal & state policy, job postings, funding opportunities and new resources
- Publish our monthly Housing Recap which provides updates to agencies that may not be receiving an alert service like Nan McKay PIH Alerts and/or are not National NAHRO or NCRC members
Minnesota NAHRO is proud to provide a space for our members to promote any job & RFP opportunities they have available to housing professionals throughout Minnesota. Postings are free to members. To get your job/RFP posted, email position description, application details, and deadlines to [email protected].
Opportunities will be posted as soon as possible and available to the general public.
SALARY: $21.44 - $24.04 Hourly HIRING RANGE: $44,602 - $50,000OPENING DATE: 07/14/21CLOSING DATE: Continuous LOCATION: Eagan, MNHOURS PER WEEK: 40 JOB SUMMARY:The Dakota County Community Development Agency is seeking a full-time Maintenance Technician I. To apply,...
The Scott County Community Development Agency (SC-CDA) in Shakopee, MN, is hiring for the full-time position of Housing Specialist-Project Based for properties located in Scott County. Responsibilities include but are not limited to managing project-based voucher,...
Associate Director – Housing and Economic Development City of Mankato, Minnesota SALARY: $45.18-$53.09 Hourly / $93,981.58-$110,428.36 Annually DESCRIPTION: Under the direction and supervision of the Director of Community Development, the Associate Director for...