What's New in HousingLink Research!

Minneapolis Rental Housing Brief and St Paul Rental Housing Brief

These two monthly report series feature year-over-year comparisons of a number of key metrics in the Minneapolis and St Paul housing markets, including key measures of rent, composition, affordability, and supply.

Twin Cities Rental Housing Trends

This report displays a series of key month-over-month seven-county Twin Cities rental market trends in easy-to-read, interactive, Tableau visualization. With metrics originating from our Minneapolis and St Paul Rental Housing Brief reports, the data powering Twin Cities Rental Housing Trends is drawn from HousingLink's proprietary market rent database.

Housing Counts 2020

October 2021
Each year since 2002, Family Housing Fund and HousingLink jointly publish data to provide housing leaders and stakeholders with a consistent means of tracking annual affordable housing production, preservation, and loss. The data set provides an annual accounting of affordable housing projects in Minneapolis, Saint Paul, and suburban communities, offering a systemic and consistent way of measuring progress to municipal and regional affordable housing goals.

Annual Streams Update

October 2021
HousingLink has published the annual update to our Streams database of publicly-funded rental housing in Minnesota. With 129,756 units of obligated to affordability, the Streams database is searchable and downloadable, and now includes properties with a first finance closing through the end of 2020.

Rental Trends During a Pandemic presentation webinar

October 2021
HousingLink's Research Manager, Dan Hylton, presents on trends in the Twin Cities rental market over the past year and a half—how the pandemic and eviction moratoriums have impacted tenants, landlords, and the broader market. The presentation includes findings drawn from HousingLink's research on rents, vacancy, rental assistance, and other related housing indicators. Watch here.

NOAH Rental Supply webinar

June 2021
This 10-minute webinar explores two different ways to look at the supply of naturally-occurring affordable housing (NOAH) in the rental market. and is the third installment of the popular "Rental Housing Brief Webinar" series. Watch here.

Housing Choice Voucher Data and Trends webinar

March 2021
This 20-minute webinar features a brief overview of the Housing Choice Voucher program, then an exploration of trends and findings from past research, local housing agency-supplied data, and landlord vacancy data from HousingLink’s Housing Search tool. The webinar is the latest in a series of HousingLink Data and Research webinars. Watch here.

HousingLink Data & Research

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