Access Equity

Minnesota Equity Fund works with for-profit and nonprofit developers to access tax credit equity financing for their developments.

MEF syndicates two kinds of tax credits: Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) and state and federal Historic Tax Credits.

Developers seeking tax credits are encouraged to contact MEF to discuss their projects and financing needs. Please visit our Contact page for staff contact information and our Inquiry Form.

MEF invests in the following types of housing:

  • Workforce Housing
  • Low-Income Senior Housing
  • Historic Preservation
  • Rural Development Preservation
  • Mixed-Use and Mixed-Income Housing
  • Supportive Housing for Disabled Persons, Veterans and their Families, Homeless Youth, Families with Children, and Long-Term Homeless

 

 

Download MEF Brochure

For more background about the Minnesota Equity Fund, please download the MEF Brochure (PDF).

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About Minnesota Equity Fund

Minnesota Equity Fund (MEF) is a subsidiary of Greater Minnesota Housing Fund (GMHF). MEF and Cinnaire are joint venture partners collaborating to achieve our common mission to create more high quality affordable housing.

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Our Joint Venture Team

Greater Minnesota Housing Fund

AERIS RATED AAA +2FHLB Des MoinesGMHF is AERIS-rated and a member of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines.

Staff Contact

Sonja Simonsen
Director of Syndication
ssimonsen@gmhf.com
651.221.1997 x120

Warren W. Hanson
President & CEO, GMHF & MEF
whanson@gmhf.com
651.221.1997 x107

General Contact

Minnesota Equity Fund
c/o Greater Minnesota Housing Fund
332 Minnesota Street
Suite 1201-East
Saint Paul, MN 55101