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.
December 5th Housing Update
With the holidays just around the corner, Congress is busy trying to get a budget passed before the end of CR on December 16th. This member update has an action alert for the federal lame duck session.
Minnesota NAHRO 2023 Professional Development Calendar
Professional development events happening for Minnesota NAHRO in 2023.
Online Maintenance Series Begins Nov 9th
Join Minnesota NAHRO for our online series tailored specifically for maintenance staff, maintenance supervisors & property managers. We kick off our series November 9th with a session on de-escalation techniques for maintenance staff brought to you by the experts...
2023 Housing Authority Spring Symposium – Minnesota NAHRO
2023 Housing Authority Spring Symposium - Minnesota NAHRO
Join Minnesota NAHRO for their 2023 Spring Symposium at Sugar Lake Lodge in Grand Rapids.
2023 Minnesota NAHRO Day at the Capitol
2023 Minnesota NAHRO Day at the Capitol
Join Minnesota NAHRO to advocate for affordable housing at the Minnesota State Capitol on February 7th, 2023.
Minnesota NAHRO Membership
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
Job & RFP Board
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.
Community Development Project Manager II – Washington County CDA
Open Until Filled Full Time | $34.05 – $41.43 Per Hour It is our mission to improve the lives of Washington County residents by providing access to affordable housing and supporting community and economic development in local municipalities. Here, your work matters...
Senior Occupancy Specialist – St Cloud HRA
Join the St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority as a Senior Occupancy Specialist! The St. Cloud Housing and Redevelopment Authority works to enhance the communities we serve by providing housing opportunities, fostering stability, and promoting neighborhood...