Funding Application


If you are an affordable housing developer, public housing authority, or community organization that wishes to apply for funding for affordable housing development, homelessness prevention, or rental assistance projects, download the development application instructions, application, and related forms from this page. See application instructions for Division of Housing priorities, eligibility and requirements.

If you are a Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) seeking operating funds, sign up for our mailing list where we will announce the opening of the application and instructions.

Application Schedule

All application cycles are competitive. DOLA accepts applications according to the following schedule:

DeadlineProject Type/Program
July 1:In FY 2024-25, DOH will prioritize applications for gap funding from CHFA’s 2023 tax credit awarded projects. DOH will conduct the July 1 application round to address the gap needs for those 2023 tax credit awardees. DOH is actively working on planning our new application and funding cycles, in accordance with HB24-1308, including funding opportunities related to homeownership. DOH anticipates publishing the approved Proposition 123 Homeownership Program guidelines in the coming weeks, and will release more details in a future communication regarding timing of upcoming application cycles being opened for homeownership programs (Down Payment Assistance and Owner Occupied Rehab) and homeownership development projects.
September 1:Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) operating funds
December 1:Down payment assistance (DPA) programs

Application Forms

Instructions and Reference Materials


Contact one of our Housing Development Specialists for questions about the application, forms or process.

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