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Minnesota

City of Lakes Community Land Trust
1930 Glenwood Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55405
612-594-7150
clclt.org

Date Incorporated: 2001
Purpose: Affordable housing.
Land Holdings: 300 multi-family homes.
Additional Information: Rather than buying the land underneath a house in order to lower the initial purchase price for a new buyer, City of Lakes CLT takes over the deed to the land belonging to an existing homeowner at risk of losing the property in return for taking care of outstanding tax liens, mortgage payments, and deferred maintenance.
Media: Helping At-Risk Homeowners Stay Put with a Land Trust

First Homes  Community Land Trust
400 South Broadway Ste. 300 Rochester, MN 55904
507-287-7117
justin@rochesterarea.org
www.firsthomes.org

Date Incorporated: 2000
Purpose: Affordable housing.
Land Holdings: 208 residences.
Governance Notes: Tripartite board selected internally, no membership.

Homes Within Reach: West Hennepin Affordable Housing Land Trust
5101 Thimson Ave. Suite 202
Minnetonka, MN 55345
952-401-7071
info@homeswithinreach.org
homeswithinreach.org

Date Incorporated: 2002.
Purpose: Affordable housing.
Land Holdings: 154 residential properties; 175 families helped to homeownership.

Minnesota Community Land Trust Coalition
651-323-8409
mncltc.org

Purpose: Leverage public and private funding for the development of affordable housing by member CLT organizations.

One Roof Community Housing
12 E. 4th St.
Duluth, MN 55805
218-727-5372
jphilbin@1roofhousing.org
1roofhousing.org

Date Incorporated: 1990
Purpose: Affordable housing.
Land Holdings: 300 homes, 168 have been resold in the past 20 years.
Additional Information: Formed by the merger of Northern Communities Land Trust and Neighborhood Housing Services.

Rondo Community Land Trust
626 Selby Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55104
651-221-9884
rondoclt.org

Date Incorporated: 1993
Purpose:  Neighborhood stabilization, affordable housing.
Land Holdings: Four duplexes (three owned, one rented);  two live-work units; 9,300 sq. feet of affordable commercial space with a coffee shop, Minnesota's only black-owned printing press (Black Ink), a psych office, and an incoming restaurant; Collaborates on 33 senior housing units.

Two Rivers Community Land Trust
P.O. Box 25451
7645 Currell Blvd
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Woodbury, MN 55125
651-994-9194
sherry@tworiversclt.org
tworiversclt.org

Date Incorporated: 1999
Purpose: Affordable housing.
Land Holdings: 56 homes scattered across the St. Croix River Valley.

Community meeting, City of Lakes CLT