Tutorials and Trainings
Tutorials are available on our website for specific application submission and scoring topics. View pre-recorded training tutorials (scroll down to the training tutorials section). Remember to check out our new scoring training that we are making available for the first time ever!
Request Technical Assistance
Questions specific to application rents and maintenance and operating (M&O) numbers can be also be directed to TechnicalAssistanceRequest.MHFA@state.mn.us. Preliminary M&O reviews and ballpark estimates can be provided to the applicant upon request. The last day Minnesota Housing staff will take any new preliminary M&O review requests is Thursday, July 9, 2020.
Appraisal fees will not be collected at this time. Appraisals will be commissioned only after notification of selection.
In the current economic environment, it is difficult to predict where interest rates will be for permanent mortgages in the future. For the upcoming Consolidated RFP, we recommend using the following rates:
- 40 year term/amortization - 4.50%
- 35 year term/amortization - 4.45%
- 30 year term/amortization - 4.40%
- Plus 0.125% for HUD Risk Share MIP