Filter by Category

Past Entries

Get Our Updates

Get tips for homeowners, and those looking to buy. Stay up to date on NeighborWorks happenings, and opportunities to learn.
Flowers are massed at a memorial for George Floyd after his death at the hands of Minneapolis police.

Standing Against Racism: Statement Regarding the Death of George Floyd

On Memorial Day, May 25th, 2020, George Floyd was killed by those sworn to protect him. This was a senseless and unconscionable act. While I wish I could say this was an unthinkable act, I cannot. It is yet another instance of injustice and violence members of our Black neighbors and other BIPOC communities face… Read more

5 Things to Know About Housing Discrimination in the Wake of George Floyd’s Death 

The tragic killing of George Floyd has rightly angered the Twin Cities and the nation.  Minneapolis’ police culture of using excessive levels of force against people of color and protestors demonstrating in the wake of Floyd’s death has been at the forefront of discussions.    In a community that views itself as liberal and tolerant… Read more

Two volunteers scrape paint from the side of a garage.

Where can I find grants for home improvements and repairs?

Where can I find grants for home improvements and repairs? The short answer is that you probably can’t. There was a time when grants to make home repairs were a relatively common thing, usually provided by the federal government and distributed by local governments and nonprofit organizations.   These days, grants for home improvements are a… Read more

A two-story house with a low-pitched craftsman-style roof that was replaced through NeighborWorks' home improvement program.

We’re like an old friend. (Or sometimes, we -are- an old friend.)

New Roof, Old Friend Nancy, a long-time Hamline-Midway resident, was in the market for some financing to make repairs to her 1920s craftsman home when an ad on Facebook caught her eye. NeighborWorks Home Partners was hosting an open house at a formerly vacant home we’d just finished renovating. Rather than call, Nancy decided she’d… Read more

View More View Previous

Get homeowner tips & NeighborWorks news. Subscribe

NeighborWorks Home Partners

NeighborWorks Home Partners’ mission is empowering individuals and communities by helping people buy, fix and keep their homes. Learn more.

651-292-8710 | Staff Directory
Main Office:
533 Dale Street N.
Saint Paul, MN 55103

Minneapolis Office:
1930 Glenwood Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55405

EIN 41-1386089

An Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer