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HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME)

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HOME is the largest Federal block grant to State and local governments designed exclusively to create affordable housing for low-income households.  Eligible activities may include: (1) single family housing development (new construction or rental); (2) subsidy for certified Community Housing Development Organization’s (CHDO) (ownership or rental); (3) operating support for CHDO’s; (4) owner-occupied rehabilitation (must be fully brought up to code); (5) purchase assistance (down payment, principal buy-down, closing costs); (6) multifamily development and rehabilitation (affordable and special needs); and (7) relocation of residents in connection with a HOME funded development (project).  Click here for more information.

Steps to applying for HOME funding:

  1. Attend a mandatory technical assistance workshop
  2. Attend a mandatory budget workshop
  3. Submit your application