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, Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 7:00-8:00 p.m., Henry High School, 4320 Newton Ave N, Minneapolis, 55412
CLCLT Orientation, Friday, March 6, 2015 from 12:00-12:50 p.m., Room 60 at the U of MN Humphrey Center, 301 19th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55455. Register online at http://orientation3-6-2015.eventbrite.com.
CLCLT Homeowner Event, How to Navigate Loans & Find a Handyman, Saturday, March 7, 2015 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., CLCLT office at 1930 Glenwood Ave, Minneapolis, 55405. Must be a CLCLT homeowner to attend. To RSVP contact Victoria Balko at 612.594.7148.
CLCLT Orientation, Thursday, March 19, 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.
SAVE THE DATE: CLCLT & Urban Homeworks Annual Homeowner Roller Skating Event, Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Must be a CLCLT homeowner to attend.
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.