Infill Infrastructure Grant Program (IIG)

 

Contact

Application, General Program, and Standard Agreements Questions

Infill@hcd.ca.gov

Loan Closing Questions
LoanClosing@hcd.ca.gov

Purpose

The purpose of the IIG Program is to promote infill housing development by providing financial assistance for Capital Improvement Projects that are an integral part of, or necessary to facilitate the development of, a Qualifying Infill Project or a Qualifying Infill Area.

Assistance Type

IIG is grant assistance, available as gap funding for infrastructure improvements necessary for specific residential or mixed-use infill development projects or areas. Funds will be allocated through a competitive process, based on the merits of the individual Infill Projects and Areas. Application selection criteria includes project readiness, affordability, density, access to transit, proximity to amenities, and consistency with regional plans.

Eligible Activities/Costs

To be eligible for funding, a Capital Improvement Project must be an integral part of, or necessary for the development of either a Qualifying Infill Project or housing designated within a Qualifying Infill Area. Eligible costs include the construction, rehabilitation, demolition, relocation, preservation, and acquisition of infrastructure.

Eligible Applicants

Eligible Applicants means one of, or any combination of, the following:

(1) A nonprofit or for-profit Developer of a Qualifying Infill Project;

(2) A city, county, city and county, or public housing authority, or redevelopment agency that has jurisdiction over a Qualifying Infill Area;

(3) A city, county, city and county, public housing authority, or redevelopment agency that has jurisdiction over a Qualifying Infill Area applying jointly with an “owners’ association,” as defined in the Street and Highways Code section 36612 for a business or property improvement district that includes the Qualifying Infill Area;

(4) The duly constituted governing body of an Indian reservation or rancheria that has jurisdiction over a Qualifying Infill Area or a Tribally Designated Housing Entity that is the Developer of a Qualifying Infill Project.

Guidelines

Past Guidelines

Webinar Dates

New! September 28, 2020
IIG Program Draft Guidelines Webinar
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
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New! September 30, 2020
IIG Program Draft Guidelines Webinar
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
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Get Funding

Applications are invited through the issuance of Notices of Funding Availability (NOFAs).

Current NOFAs

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2019-2020 NOFAS

Fiscal Year 2017-2018, Round 5 — 10/02/2017

Fiscal Year 2017-2018, Round 5 Awards

Fiscal Year 2017-2018 NOFA (PDF)

Guidelines

FAQs (PDF) — 12/14/2017

Income limits (PDF)


Fiscal Year 2014-2015, Round 4 — 10/02/2014

Fiscal Year 2014-2015, Round 4 Awards

Fiscal Year 2014-2015 NOFA (PDF)

Guidelines

FAQs (XLS) — 12/01/2014

Income limits (PDF)


Fiscal Year 2013-2014, Round 3 — 05/14/2013

Fiscal Year 2013-2014, Round 3 Awards

Fiscal Year 2013-2014 NOFA (PDF)

Income limits (PDF)

Program Forms

Management Memos

There are currently no management memos for the IIG Program on the website.

Training and Technical Assistance

There are currently no IIG Training and Technical resources on the website at this time.