First Homes: Creating Permanent, Affordable Quality Workforce Housing in a Tight Housing Market

A story from the Rochester Area Foundation (MN).

Over the past 15 years, the Rochester Area Foundation has generated hundreds of affordable housing options for workers on the lower career (and income) rungs in the region’s growing health care and hospitality industries by creating a dispersed Community Land Trust, assembling lending partners and down payment resources, and helping match families to housing.

Presented by JoAnn Stormer, President, Rochester Area Foundation
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