affordable housing development RFP

CDBG funds will help existing homeowners with repairs and foreclosure prevention; CDBG funds will provide eviction prevention with rent and utility assistance.

HOME funds will be provided via the RFP process including down payment assistance, homeowner, rehab, new construction, and rehab of rental units. 

HOME funds can support a wide range of activities including building, buying, and/or rehabilitating affordable housing for rent or homeownership or providing direct rental assistance. The program was designed to reinforce several important values and principles of community development:

  • HOME's flexibility empowers communities to design and implement strategies tailored to their own needs and priorities.
  • HOME's emphasis on consolidated planning expands and strengthens partnerships among all levels of government and the private sector in the development of affordable housing.
  • HOME's technical assistance activities and set-aside for qualified community-based nonprofit housing groups builds the capacity of these partners.

The application for this program can be found at

2023 Programmatic Year - HOME RFP Timeline

  • RFP Released:                                             Monday, January 8th, 2024 by 10:00am ET

  • Q&A Virtual Meeting:                                  Tuesday, January 16th, 2024, at 1:00pm ET 

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  • Questions Answered Online:                      Directly following Q&A; subsequently, posted on this page on a rolling basis     

  • Application Deadline (via Neighborly):      Wednesday, February 21st, 2024 at 5:00pm ET

  • Decisions announced:                              Anticipated in mid May 2024