May 18, 2020

HUD Issues Multifamily COVID-19 Guidance for Residents

HUD’s Office of Multifamily Housing published a COVID-19 resource brochure for residents and families living in multifamily properties.  The document addresses which steps residents can take in case of lost income during the COVID-19 national emergency, provides local contact information, and explains the eviction moratorium in the CARES Act.  This brochure does not apply to the Public Housing Program, the […]
May 17, 2020

Local Housing Trust Fund Program Notice of Funding Availability Q&A Webinar

Register to attend a live Q&A webinar. The California Department of Housing and Community Development released the Local Housing Trust Fund (LHTF) Program Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for approximately $57 million. This funding provides Matching Grants to Local Housing Trust Funds established by cities and counties, Native American Tribes, and incorporated 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations. Application materials will be available May 19 […]
May 15, 2020

Information Bulletin 2020-06: California Building Standards – Use of Appendices and Informative Annexes

Information Bulletin 2002-06 provides guidance on the use of appendices and informative annexes to the California Code of Regulations, Title 24, California Building Standards Code. “Attachment A” in the bulletin, identifies only those appendices and informative annexes adopted by HCD for residential and accessory structures and includes their mandatory or voluntary application. Questions? Please call the State Housing Law Program at 800.952.8356
May 15, 2020

Emergency Solutions Grants: Amendments to Notices of Funding Availability and Competitive Application

The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) just released amendments to the federal 2020 Emergency Solutions Grants program (ESG) Balance of State Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA), 2020 ESG Continuum of Care NOFA, and the 2020 ESG Balance of State Competitive Application. The 2020 ESG program Balance of State and the Continuum of Care NOFAs were issued on February 28, 2020 for a total of […]