Our Team


Erin Anderson

Vice President - Development

Office:  St. Paul, MN

Focus: Identifying development opportunities throughout the Midwest, with a primary focus on Minnesota, Iowa, and North Dakota. Erin worked for an affordable housing developer located in the Twin Cities for over 9 years, and was involved in a broad range of development and asset management responsibilities for a portfolio which expanded into six states in the Midwest. As a project manager, Erin managed the process from acquisition through development, and on to long-term asset management.

Experience: Master of Science in Real Estate from the University of St. Thomas and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities in Housing Studies. Holds the Housing Development Finance Professional Certification from the National Development Council, and the Assisted Housing Manager and Tax Credit Compliance Certifications from Quadel.

Impressive Facts: 100% of low-income housing tax credit applications submitted by Erin in 2016 were awarded tax credits.

Fun Stuff: Erin is in the process of training for her second marathon!

Commonwealth is driven to exceed expectations with innovation to bring affordable housing to communities.  


What is Affordable Housing?

WHAT IS THE HOUSE TAX CREDIT PROGRAM? In 1986, the federal government implemented the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Program (LIHTC),…
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Former Mandan Junior High School Provides Textbook Case in Affordable Housing

The former Mandan Junior High School has been transformed into 39 units of affordable housing. To celebrate the completion of…
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Commonwealth has been extremely professional and courteous to the staff and the residents still living in our facility. They exceeded our expectations during the construction project as well as during the renovation of a 1923 school. Both projects have turned out to be beautiful and successful for our community.

Nancy McKenzie, Executive Director , Rhinelander Housing Authority