April 2015—April 2015 Issue
In determining how to direct their federal Low Income Housing Tax Credit allocations, states set their course for addressing current and future demand for affordable housing.
Helping minority entrepreneurs succeed: A conversation with Gary Cunningham of the Metropolitan Economic Development Association
Community Dividend asks Gary Cunningham, president and CEO of the Metropolitan Economic Development Association, for his insights on obstacles and opportunities for minority small business owners.
Looking for refi-eligible homeowners who have high-interest loans: Who's leaving money on the table?
An analysis by the Minneapolis Fed identifies pockets of the Ninth Federal Reserve District where a relatively high percentage of homeowners may be missing out on a chance to refinance their mortgages.
Business certification program helps bring inclusion to the procurement process
Registering with the CERT Program could help minority- and women-owned businesses in the Twin Cities area connect with government contracting opportunities.