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VividBlackPaint Resident Program (1)
VividBlackPaint Resident Program (1)

VividBlackPaint Resident Program (1)

Apply for a 10-12 month lease with the Resident Program as a Resident or as a Staff Resident (Staff must be 25yrs+). Phase 1 Room Review & Interview. Phase 2 Completed Application. Phase 3 Fee Submission. Review all the info and links below! Rooms for $600 to $1175 at 120sqft to 400sqft

2023 Application is closed
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Be Vivid & Chill

Oct 26, 2023, 11:00 PM – Oct 31, 2023, 11:00 PM

Vivid Black Paint Community House, 3415 Newton Ave N Minneapolis

Program & Activity Info

This is going to best fit BIPOC Young People [18-25] who are interested in living with some support towards developing their Creative/Arts Practice, having a cohort of like minded young people, gaining access to monthly 1:1 mentorship, and can afford to stably live on their own, within reason.

Although this program is Open to All Ages Over 18yrs, if you can relate, but are over the age of 25, consider being the Staff Resident!

House Description & Residential Overview

2 Furnished Standard Size Rooms - 1 Resident per Room [18-25yrs]

1 Large Furnished Room - 1 Staff Resident [ 25yrs+]

Work Space & Mini Fridge in each room

1 Shared Bathroom [Renovation intended for 2024 to add 2nd basement bathroom]

Washer & Dryer & Creative Space in the Basement

Central Heating & Air [restrictions decided by residents]

Wellness space on the front porch

Furnished Living Room & Dining Room

Full Kitchen with fridge, dishwasher, gas range stove, dishes, pots and silverware

Garage and Alleyway Car Park for 2-3 cars + Street Parking

Large backyard with turf

Security System

Attend the Open House Thursday August 17th 

Vivid Black Paint Resident Program Open House

Book your Room & House Viewing Before Submitting An Application:

Here is the Empty House Listing for reference:

Resident Expectations Overview

Rent $600.00 or 1175.00 based on room size and house duties, Wifi Included

Utilities [water, gas, electric, trash, sewage] Split 3 Ways

Around $75-150/resident/month

Bi-Weekly House Check Ins/Future Goals Planning with Executive Director

Weekly Room Reviews by Staff Resident

Weekly Chores for Common Areas, Decided by Residents

Clean Personal Space

Resident Benefits Overview

Opportunities Bulletin Board in the house

Discounted Personal Training

Life & Career Coaching

Affordable Rent

Application Timeline

The first Review of Resident Applications will begin July 6th

The first Review of Staff Resident Applications will happen July 23rd!

The Application will close when all rooms are fill or August 19th, whichever comes first

     If rooms are not filled by then, applications will re-open in January 2024 for February Move in dates

No Application Fee ; $57, non-refundable, renter’s reports expense for 2nd phase of application

Choose Staff Resident by July 20th

Early Consideration Applications Due July 20 for early an August move in requests

Applications Processed on a rolling basis

Interviews, Background Checks, and Reference Checks

Due Upon Application Approval are $1150.00 to $2012.50, based on room chosen

First Month’s Rent [$600.00 or $715.00 or $1175.00]

Non Refundable New Resident Fee [$300.00 or $357.50 or $587.50]

Refundable Deposit [$250.00]

Resident and Staff Resident offers by the Final week of August for September Move in

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