E-ffordable Special Alert
AFFORDABLE HOUSING FUNDING AVAILABLE IN FAIRFAX COUNTY
$12 Million in Affordable Housing Capital Funds and Up to 75 Project-Based Vouchers Now Available!
The Fairfax County Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) is pleased to announce the availability of up to $12 million* in local and federal funds for the development of affordable housing in Fairfax County. The available funding is provided to further the goals of the FY 2016 Housing Blueprint, consistent with the strategies outlined in Fairfax County’s Strategic Plan for Economic Success.
For more information on how to apply, please click here.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Reminder: Affordable Housing Advisory Committee Meeting Tomorrow – Friday, June 26
The next meeting of the Affordable Housing Advisory Committee is scheduled for Friday, June 26 from 9:30 a.m. to Noon at the Fairfax County Government Center, Conference Rooms 4 and 5. Click here to view the meeting materials.
Fairfax County is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of disability in all County programs, services and activities. Special accommodations will be provided upon request. For information call 703-246-5101 or TTY 703-385-3578.
E-ffordable Special Alert
DRAFT Request for Proposal for Housing Blueprint Funds Available for Review
Opportunity to comment at event on Monday, June 22; by email through June 29
Attention Affordable Housing Developers,
The Fairfax County Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) is preparing to release the 2015 Affordable Housing Blueprint Funding Request for Proposals (RFP) for the development of affordable housing projects in Fairfax County. This opportunity is intended to address the goals and metrics set forth in the Fairfax County FY 2016 Housing Blueprint. The draft RFP documents are now available for review here.
A “Developer Dialogue” event on this opportunity will be held Monday, June 22nd at 1:30 p.m.
The Developer Dialogue will be held at the Fairfax County Department of Housing and Community Development office, 3700 Pender Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030, in the HCD Center from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Space is limited: If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to 703-246-5260 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Comments on the draft RFP will be accepted at both the Developer Dialogue and by email, attention Mr. Debashish Chakravarty, at Debashish.Chakravarty@fairfaxcounty.gov through June 29.
Virginia Housing Trust Fund How-to-Apply Workshops
The Virginia Housing Trust Fund is intended to create and preserve affordable housing and to reduce homelessness in the commonwealth, and applications for the program will be opening soon. Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development will be holding several how-to-apply workshops throughout the state to cover the application process for the Homeless Reduction Grant Program and the Competitive Loan Fund. The following are the dates and locations of the workshops:
Tuesday, July 7
Wednesday, July 8
Thursday, July 9
Monday, July 13
For more information and to register online, please click here.