Other Housing Resources

These are resources for artists looking for assistance with renting, home ownership or emergency housing issues.

Once a year, Springboard hosts a “Renting and Buying Property” panel. To see if this panel is coming up, check our Workshops page. You can read the notes from the July 2015 panel here [PDF].

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Email us and let us know.

MN Housing Partnership

  • Looking for Housing: MN Housing Partnership promotes homes for all Minnesotans and assists Minnesota communities by offering comprehensive online resources for renters, homebuyers, homelessness, legal issues, and region-specific issues.
    • For renters: A statewide directory of affordable rental vacancies.
    • For home-buyers: A directory of frequently used resources for subsidized housing, home renting, and landlord resources.

MN Homeownership Center


Emergency Services

  • Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative: Beacon is an interfaith collaborative of congregations committed to ending homelessness that offers housing and emergency services for families and individuals. 
  • Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis: Catholic Charities provides shelter, meals, and the opportunity to find a job, secure a stable home and medical care for those who need it through their multiple resource, emergency, and housing centers. For immediate assistance, call 651-291-0211.
  • Crisis Housing: MN Housing Partnership offers a flexible pool of money that provides short-term housing assistance to persons with a serious and persistent mental illness whose income is being used to pay for an inpatient psychiatric treatment of 90 days or less.
  • United Way 2-1-1: United Way 2-1-1 is free referral line offering information about food, housing, employment, childcare, transportation, health services, senior services and more. United Way 2-1-1 may also have staff available to speak Hmong, Russian, Somali, and Spanish.



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