Applications are submitted to AHFA only during application cycles and selected according to specific criteria set forth in AHFA's allocation plans. Applications are evaluated on a competitive basis and must be accompanied by a non-refundable fee.
The 2019 HOME Investment Partnerships Program Action Plan and 2019 Housing Credit Qualified Allocation Plan are now available for review (Download AHFA's allocation plans for the current year).
Applications for the National Housing Trust Fund (HTF) Program are being accepted in an open application cycle starting immediately. Projects that received AHFA HOME or Housing Credit awards in program years 2017 or 2018 may also submit an application for HTF. Previously funded projects must have committed to provide 5% of the total proposed units for tenants with disabilities or homeless populations and in be compliance with the HTF program, inclusive of the 30% AMI restriction and the 30-year affordability period.
The application deadline for 2016 HTF is Monday, January 14, 2019. All Previously funded projects (FY2017 & 2018 will need to apply by this date). All First-time applicants for HTF applying for 2016 HTF funds must also apply by this date. AHFA will accept applications on an ongoing basis for First-time applicants applying for 2017 & 2018 HTF funds.
Please see the list below of CHDO Certification Applications received by AHFA for the 2019 HOME/Housing Credit Application Cycle. Please note that this list is for informational purposes only and shows the city/county where CHDO Certification applicants have been received. CHDO applicants must apply and compete with other applicants during the competitive cycle.
It is mandatory that ALL applicants submit ALL Application Items to AHFA on February 13, 2019, no later than 5 p.m. CST. (Hand-delivered applications will be received between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.)