Renters’ Resources

Marcy-Holmes is proud to be a diverse neighborhood with a high population of renters. Almost 90% of residents are renters. Here are some resources to help our valued renters in the neighborhood!


Renter Resources

Minneapolis 3-1-1
Call 3-1-1 to report a problem with your rental unit to a housing inspector or for help with non-emergency City services. Weekdays 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. | Weekends 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

HOME Line
Tenant Hotline: 612-728-5767. Monday to Thursday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm and Friday, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Provides free and confidential legal, organizing, educational, and advocacy services so tenants throughout Minnesota to solve their rental housing problems. HOME Line offers these language services: Español & Af-Soomaali. HOME Line website

Mid-MN Legal Aid & Housing Discrimination Law Project (HDLP)
Intake line: 612-334-5970, Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm. Provides advice and legal representation for people with low income, seniors and people with disabilities who are experiencing rental housing issues including evictions, discrimination, foreclosure, accommodations for disabled Minnesotans, and Section 8 housing. Website found here.

City of Minneapolis Civil Rights Department
A neutral government agency that enforces anti-discrimination law. They accept, process, and investigate complaints of discrimination related to housing as well as other areas of prohibited discrimination. To file a complaint, call 612-673-3012, visit in person at 350 S. 5th Street (Room 239) or online here.

City of Minneapolis Neighborhood and Community Relations
Most areas of Minneapolis are represented by a housing-related neighborhood organization. State law gives these organizations the authority to act in protection of your housing rights as a renter. Find your neighborhood here

 

Have more questions? Contact the MHNA office at (612) 623-7633 or e-mail: natalie@marcy-holmes.org.