City of Lakes Community Land Trust
The mission of the CLCLT is to provide and foster stewardship of perpetually affordable home ownership opportunities for low- and moderate-income families throughout Minneapolis and is achieved through three major objectives, including:
- Assisting households that otherwise would never be able to purchase a home responsibly in having the ability to do so;
- Ensuring that, if and when the homeowner(s) decide to sell, the CLCLT is there to keep the home(s) affordable for other income-qualified households; and
- Provide support necessary for CLCLT homeowners be successful in homeownership.
CLCLT Upcoming Events:
CLCLT Orientation, Monday, April 27, 2015 from 5:00-6:00 p.m., University of Minnesota, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Room 60, 301 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455. Register here
CLOSED – CLCLT Orientation, Wednesday, April 29, 2015 from 5:30-6:30 p.m., CLCLT Office at 1930 Glenwood Ave, Minneapolis, 55405.
CLCLT Orientation, Thursday, May 14, 2015 from 5:30-6:30 p.m., CLCLT Office at 1930 Glenwood Ave, Minneapolis, 55405.
To RSVP contact Jennifer at 612.594.7145 or email by clicking here.
CLCLT & Urban Homeworks’ Annual Roller Skating Event for Homeowners, Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 4:30-6:30 p.m., Roller Gardens, 5622 W Lake St, St. Louis Park, MN 55416. Must be a CLCLT homeowner to attend. To RSVP contact Victoria Balko at 612.594.7148.
Bottineau Corridor Housing Needs & Affordability Assessment
This past spring, University of Minnesota Humphrey School of Public Affairs Graduate Students David Davies, Tony Damiano, Wes Johnson, and Dean Porter completed a comprehensive review of the affordable housing opportunities and challenges facing communities along the proposed Bottineau segment of the Light Rail Transit Blue Line. This team of students provides compelling data that demonstrates the current housing stresses and future transit development pressures. Click on the link below to read the comprehensive report.
To download Land Stewardship at TOD Workshop materials, click here.