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    Because everyone deserves a place to call home.

    Aeon’s mission is to create and sustain quality affordable homes that strengthen lives and communities

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    Our ultra-sustainable property is now open!

    We're proud that the Rose is one of the healthiest, greenest places to live in the U.S.

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    For some, a key unlocks a whole new beginning.

    Excellence in affordable housing means going beyond bricks and mortar to support residents and promote successful residency

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  • Building community, one neighbor at a time

    Each year, Aeon serves more than 4,400 people in its 40 affordable housing properties in Minneapolis, St. Paul, Brooklyn Center, Chaska and Roseville

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Why Aeon?

Aeon is a responsive nonprofit developer, owner and manager of high-quality affordable apartments and townhomes which serve more than 4,500 people annually in the Twin Cities area. For 30 years, Aeon has been committed to helping people create a home in a safe, secure environment and connect to the community around them. We believe that Home changes everything.

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Featured Resident Story

The 4,500 people who live in Aeon homes each year are at the heart of Aeon’s work. In celebration of Aeon’s 30th anniversary, we connected with a resident who recently reached his own milestone. Meet Tony von Krag: a Coyle resident, dual doctoral degree holder, disabled Air Force veteran, and grandfather of four. Learn why Tony has chosen to be part of the Aeon community for 20 years.

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Latest Blog Posts


Debra Behrens Named Aeon’s Chief Advancement Officer

  by Malika Phelps on August 23, 2016

Debra Behrens, a Twin Cities development professional with local and national nonprofits for 17 years, is Aeon’s new chief advancement officer. Behrens was previously the vice president of philanthropy at Minneapolis-based Scholarship America and development director at the Animal Humane Society, College Possible Twin Cities and an associate development officer at the University of Minnesota […]

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Lowry Grove Lawsuit Status

  by Alan Arthur on August 11, 2016

Lowry Grove Update On Monday, August 1, 2016 an “amicus curiae” (friend of the court) was filed on behalf of residents/Aeon re Lowry Grove by the Office of the Attorney General of Minnesota. An amicus curiae is the name for a brief filed with the court by someone who is not a party to the […]

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Latest Blog Posts


Debra Behrens Named Aeon’s Chief Advancement Officer

  by Malika Phelps on August 23, 2016 in Announcements, Employment

Debra Behrens, a Twin Cities development professional with local and national nonprofits for 17 years, is Aeon’s new chief advancement officer. Behrens was previously the vice president of philanthropy at Minneapolis-based Scholarship America and development director at the Animal Humane Society, College Possible Twin Cities and an associate development officer at the University of Minnesota […]

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Lowry Grove Lawsuit Status

  by Alan Arthur on August 11, 2016 in Affordable Housing Development, Announcements

Lowry Grove Update On Monday, August 1, 2016 an “amicus curiae” (friend of the court) was filed on behalf of residents/Aeon re Lowry Grove by the Office of the Attorney General of Minnesota. An amicus curiae is the name for a brief filed with the court by someone who is not a party to the […]

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The Landing, Aeon's First Senior Living Community


The Landing is Chaska’s newest senior living community, nestled between historic downtown and the banks of the Minnesota River. Living at The Landing places shopping, outdoor recreational activities, restaurants, health care and public transportation near your front door!

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The Rose: Transforming an Urban Core


The Rose, an ultra-sustainable building that far exceeds typical sustainability standards, is now open! Aeon and Hope Community worked with the community to completely transform the four corners of the Franklin and Portland intersection in Minneapolis — creating or preserving more than 300 apartment homes for people with a range of incomes.

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Connecting Lives, One Home at a Time


Aeon has a single purpose: home. All aspects of our work – developing, sustaining, improving, managing and connecting – are focused on creating the opportunity within a respectful culture for our residents to make a home for themselves. This work is guided by our core values, vision and mission.

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