Affordable Housing Innovation Program - Local Housing Trust Fund Program (LHTF)
Help finance local housing trust funds dedicated to the creation or preservation of affordable housing.
Matching grants (dollar for dollar) to local housing trust funds that are funded on an ongoing basis from private contributions or public sources that are not otherwise restricted in use for housing programs.
There is no current funding being offered for this program.
Loans for construction of rental housing projects with units restricted for at least 55 years to households earning less than 60 percent of area median income, and for downpayment assistance to qualified first-time homebuyers.
Cities, counties, and cities and counties with adopted housing elements that the Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has determined comply with housing element law, and charitable nonprofit organizations.
Program regulations can be found at California Code of Regulations , Title 25, Subchapter 2.5, Section 7150 et seq.
- Application for New Local Housing Trust Funds (DOC)
- List of applications received as of June 20, 2014 for the 2014 NOFA funding (PDF)
- List of 2014 Awards (PDF)