Alauna Yust

Twin Cities PBS: Can Tiny Homes Help to House the Homeless?

Minnesota has an affordable housing shortage – a crunch that has come and gone for low-income Minnesotans for decades. That lack of housing led to a 10 percent jump in homelessness between 2015 and 2018, according to a Wilder Research report published in 2020. The report points to Minnesota’s lack of affordable housing as the biggest challenge in minimizing homelessness.