Landlord Resources

If you need assistance, feel free to contact: Melanie Fohl, HRA Director 589-3142 or melaniefohl@co.stevens.mn.us

How to Find Renters

Advertise your properties by posting them on this site. 

Submit Your Listing

You may also consider printing a classified ad with the University Register by emailing their Advertising Manager or with the Morris Sun Tribune.

Landlord Training Resource

RentEd offers training that is easy to use, and can be done at your own pace on your own schedule. Learn the important basics.

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Minnesota Landlord / Tenant Laws

View “Landlord and Tenant Rights and Responsibilities” released by the Minnesota Attorney General’s Office.

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City of Morris Rental Licensing Ordinance

Find out what’s required to rent a property in Morris by looking at the Residential Rental Ordinance. The annual license fees are minimal: $55 for one unit; plus $10 for each additional unit.  A unit is typically defined by a separate kitchen and living space.

Download Ordinance

Fair Housing Laws

The federal Fair Housing Act and the Fair Housing Amendment Acts and many state and local laws, prohibit a landlord from selecting tenants based on certain criteria.

HUD Fair Housing Information

Have a legal question?

Two sources for Minnesota rental housing law at rentlaw.com and findlaw.com.

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Snow Alerts

Snow alerts are announced on the Morris Police Department’s website.

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Tenant Evictions

The Minnesota Judicial Branch has information on how to file a proper eviction action.

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If you have any general questions or comments feel free to email Melanie Fohl.