Minnesota is Losing…

Minnesota is a proud state. We like to boast about our high ranking in areas ranging from voter turnout to life expectancy. One ranking that hasn’t gotten much coverage is the fact that we are one of the worst states in the country in terms of housing affordability.

“Outside coastal states like New York and California, the Twin Cities was No. 1 in housing costs among the nation’s 20 largest metro areas.”
-Pioneer Press, “Why do Twin Cities Homes cost so much? We went to find out.” 4/16/17

On average, the comparable house costs 26% more in Minnesota than all of our surrounding states.

Despite efforts to solve this problem, unfortunately, our housing issues continue…