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Real estate background spurs affordable housing focus

Shareholder Erin Mathern discusses her background and how she approaches her work in affordable housing.


Q&A: Affordable housing through the ‘lens of social justice’

Winthrop & Weinstine affordable housing attorney Erin Mathern was interviewed by Finance & Commerce. In the article, Erin shines light on the harsh realities of the lack of affordable housing, and the additional challenges amid COVID-19. She also addresses the impact of systemic racism on access to affordable housing, from both the landlord-tenant side, and ...


COVID-19 Shutdown Underscores Need for Greater Focus on Affordable Housing

While the Eighth Annual Affordable Housing Summit could not go on as scheduled this week, the need for innovative thinking and conversation on this topic has never been more important. Like most industries, affordable housing faces harsh new realities and unprecedented challenges in a COVID-19 world. In a span of just six weeks—from early March ...

Client Alert

Housing Finance Commission Releases Report with Major Implications to Affordable Housing Industry

The Washington State Housing Finance Commission (WSHFC) has released a report on transfer disputes in the low-income housing tax credit program.


2019 Affordable Housing Summit

Join Winthrop & Weinstine and hundreds of affordable housing leaders and advocates from around the Midwest to learn what is ahead for affordable housing.

Hyatt Regency Minneapolis
1300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Thursday, May 2, 2019

7:30AM - 6:00PM

The 2018 Real Estate Institute

Several Winthrop & Weinstine attorneys are participating as faculty for the premier real estate conference hosted by Minnesota CLE.

St Paul RiverCentre
175 W Kellogg Blvd
Saint Paul, MN 55102

November 1-2, 2018


Erin Mathern Elected to Minnesota Housing Partnership Board of Directors

Real Estate Development attorney Erin Mathern has been elected to the Board of Directors of Minnesota Housing Partnership. MHP convenes, guides, and supports a diversity of partners working to improve conditions of home and community. Building on decades of experience, MHP strengthens development capacity and promotes policies that expand opportunity, especially for people at the ...


Preserving Minnesota’s Naturally-Occurring Affordable Housing Stock

Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A.'s attorneys Erin Mathern and Jeff Koerselman contributed to a Finance & Commerce article posted online July 13, 2017.

Client Alert

Supreme Court Overturns Defense of Marriage Act

The decision will impact businesses and individuals in the areas of estate planning, tax, employment practices and employee benefits.

Client Alert

Minnesota’s Marriage Equality Act: What You Need to Know

On May 14, 2013, Governor Dayton signed into law legislation revising the definition of "marriage" in Minnesota to include same-sex marriage. The law becomes effective August 1, 2013.

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