April 21, 2020

Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities Program: View Applications Received and Self Scores

The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) and the California Strategic Growth Council (SGC) announce the list of applications received for the Round 5 Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities (AHSC) Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA). The Round 5 AHSC NOFA was released November 1, 2019, and applications were due February 11, 2020. HCD received a total of 52 applications requesting approximately $1.09 […]
April 17, 2020

HUD Posts Stakeholder Call Recording on Updated Guidance for COVID-19 (includes tenant income)

The Department has posted a recording of the Multifamily Housing stakeholder call held on Thursday, April 16th, which includes answers to many questions HUD has received about tenant income during the COVID-19 pandemic, specifically with regards to unemployment payments and the stimulus tax credit.  HUD has recently updated the Multifamily Q&A for COVID-19 with an answer on page 9: Household […]
April 9, 2020

NAHMA Grassroots Alert: Ask Congress to Provide Housing Relief from the Devastating Impact of COVID-19

Many Americans are continuing to suffer a loss of income as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, including current affordable housing residents and property management staff. Currently, Congress is considering additional financial assistance to address the urgent and mounting needs in our industry. NAHMA urges members to contact your Members of Congress and request that adequate relief be provided, including […]
April 4, 2020

Notice of 30-day Public Comment Period: Citizen Participation Requirements for Federal Programs, Plans, and Reports

The State of California, Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has updated the Citizen Participation Requirements for Federal Programs, Plans, and Reports. This guide applies to both HCD and to jurisdictions who intend to apply for and administer federal funds from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and is also intended to guide citizen participation for all […]