Housing Rights and Resources

According to the Minnesota Human Rights Act, it is illegal to be treated differently in housing due to one's race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, disability, public assistance, sexual orientation, or familial status.

Library of Housing Rights and Resources

Home Line

Legal, organizing, education, and advocacy services to tenants throughout Minnesota.
Hotlines: 866-866-3546 or 612-728-5767

Booklet:  Landlords and Tenants Rights and Responsibilities

Manufactured Home Parks Handbook

Home Building and Remodeling

Rental Scams

Vacating Your Apartment

Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services

SMRLS provides quality legal services to low-income, eligible clients, and client groups. This includes housing, immigration, education, government benefits, and other areas.

City of Red Wing Building Inspector's Office: 651-385-3623

If you have a structural safety issue at your rental home or apartment that needs to be fixed, please contact the Building Inspection Office at the City of Red Wing. An inspector will follow up with you and potentially work with your landlord to get the safety issue fixed.