How to Apply

  1. Step 1: Attend an Introductory Community Land Trust Orientation
  • This orientation will teach you the basics about community land trusts and give you an opportunity to ask any questions you may have.

Click here if you’re ready to register for one of our upcoming sessions.

Step 2: Determine Eligibility

You are eligible to apply if:

  • Step 3: Apply

Applications are available at the Rondo CLT Orientation and are reviewed on a first come-first served basis.

  • Step 4: Attend a Homebuyer Education Workshop

This workshop gives you the basic tools to move through the home buying process with knowledge and comfort regardless of where, when, or how you purchase your home. Home Stretch is offered at a variety of times by many groups across the Twin Cities metro. Visit the Minnesota Home Ownership Center website to learn where you can register for a workshop today!

Rondo CLT partners offering Home Stretch workshops:

  • Step 5: Meet with a loan officer to apply for mortgage pre-approval

There are specific banks and specific loan officers that currently provide mortgage financing for Rondo CLT’s homeownership programs. Currently, they are as follows:

Loan Officers

Mortgages Unlimited

Dave Fahrmann

(612) 998-1455

Bao Vue


Bremer Bank

Nancy Healy

(651) 288-3882

US Bank

Kathy Luebke

(651) 778-2617

Sunrise Bank

Andrea Altamirano

(763) 222-4653

Rocio Gomez

(612) 701-8638

Huntington Bank

Coreen Ricci

(651) 263-7921

SWBC Mortgage

AJ Kozlak

(763) 270-4022

Bell Bank

Tiffany Phillips


Peggy Ryan


NeighborWorks Home Partners

Janny Thao

(651) 348-5091

New American Funding

Delaram Norman

(612) 382-8956