NYS HCR Middle Income Housing Program (MIHP)

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Procurement Agency



HCR's MIHP provides gap financing to HCR developments with units between 90% and 130% AMI.  It may be blended with other HCR capital funding. MIHP is available through the Multifamily Finance 9% LIHTC RFP. 

Tenant Eligibility Criteria

Households with income up to 130% AMI.

Eligible Applicants

Nonprofit and for-profit developers are eligible to apply. Program priorities are:

  1. Provide housing opportunities in high economic growth areas and/or areas served by high-performing school districts.
  2. Encourage middle income households to live in economically challenged areas.
  3. Stabilize neighborhoods that are between economically vibrant and economically challenged communities.


Per-Residential Unit Maximum Award for the Multifamily Open Window:


50 years. 

Network Notes

For More Information

Read the Fall 2022 Multifamily Finance 9% RFP here


Darren Scott, Upstate Director of Development East
(518) 795-5016

Counties Served: Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Montgomery, Orange, Oneida, Otsego, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, St. Lawrence, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester

Leonard Skrill, Upstate Director of Development West and Downstate
(518) 461-6591 

Counties Served: Allegany, Bronx, Broome, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Erie, Genesee, Kings, Livingston, Madison, Monroe, Nassau, New York, Niagara, Onondaga, Ontario, Orleans, Oswego, Queens, Richmond, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Suffolk, Tioga, Tompkins, Wayne, Wyoming and Yates.

Last updated: 11/04/2022

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