Monday, October 26, 2020

2020 RENTERS' SURVEY
 
Share your experiences as a renter in Prospect Park - take our 3-minute renters' survey.
 
 


  RENTERS' SUBCOMMITTEE
    
Mission: Empower renters through connection, education, and advocacy. 
 
Next Meeting: 6pm, November 9 (Zoom)

RSVP here to get the meeting link

Contact us: renters@prospectparkmpls.org
 
 
IN THE NEWS
 
 
 

RESOURCES FOR RENTERS

 

 

PP RENTER FACTS

  • Of the roughly 14,000 Prospect Park residents, over two-thirds rent their home. 
  • There are 367 rental licenses in Prospect Park
    • Of the licensed rental residences in Prospect Park:
      •  52% are single family rentals (193 homes)
      • 19% are duplexes (71 buildings, 142 units)
      • 7% are fourplexes (24 buildings, 96 units)
      • 35 buildings have between 5 and 20 units
      • 11 buildings have between 20 and 50 units
      • 11 buildings have between 50 and 100 units
      • 8 buildings have over 100 units
  • The largest building in Prospect Park is WaHu at 1016 University Ave SE, which has 313 units. According to the building's rental license, it is owned by Michael Thomas Smith of Wilmington, Delaware. 
  • Of building owners, 178 (49%) listed Minneapolis as their address. Of building owners, 42 provided addresses outside of Minnesota. 
  • Of license applicants, 209 (57%) listed Minneapolis as their address. Of license applicants, only 4 provided addresses outside of Minnesota. 
  • Most property owners and license applicants have only one property. Some have between two and four properties.  Two people appear to own 10 or more Prospect Park properties: