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Assist cities, counties and nonprofit community housing development organizations (CHDOs) to create and retain affordable housing.
Grants to cities and counties; low-interest loans to state-certified CHDOs operating in state-eligible jurisdictions.
See the Current NOFA
At least 50 percent of funds will be awarded to rural applicants.
Most assistance is in the form of loans by city and county recipients to project developers, to be repaid to local HOME accounts for reuse.
Rental developments are subject to terms contained in the Uniform Multifamily Regulations (UMRs), Title 25 commencing with section 8300 – 8316 (Adobe PDF).
A minimum of 15 percent of total state HOME funds are set aside for CHDOs.
Housing rehabilitation, new construction, and acquisition and rehabilitation, for both single-family and multifamily projects, and predevelopment loans by CHDOs. All activities must benefit lower-income renters or owners.
Cities and counties that do not receive HOME funds directly from the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD); current state-certified nonprofit Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDOs) proposing activities in eligible communities.
Applications are invited through issuance of Notices of Funding Availability (NOFAs).
(916) 263-2939 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Map of California, showing HCD Representatives by County, (with Phone Numbers and e-mail addresses)
See the Current HOME NOFA and Application Materials
See the 2014 HOME Drought NOFA
2014 and Prior HOME Awards (2000-2014)
CONTRACT MANAGEMENT MANUAL - Revisions have been made to the following chapters:
INCOME CALCULATION AND DETERMINATION GUIDE FOR FEDERAL PROGRAMS
HOME MONITORING/ASSET MANAGEMENT