The Low-Income Housing Trust Fund (HTF) provides financing assistance for residential housing including new construction, rehabilitation and preservation. It is available through the Multifamily Finance 9% LIHTC RFP.
Tenant Eligibility Criteria
HTF funding can only be used for households with income up to 90% AMI outside of NYC; up to 80% in NYC.
Nonprofit or for-profit developers are eligible to apply.
Per unit maximum award up to $125,000 per unit.
Minimum 30-year regulatory agreement., Maximum 40-year regulatory agreement.
- Per the Fall 2022 HCR Multifamily Finance (9%) RFP, the anticipated funding for this program is $22 million for this latest round.
- HTF is frequently used as a subsidy for 9% LIHTC projects, but occasionally funds a capital only project.
- HTF can not be blended with Supportive Housing Opportunity Program, Senior, or Preservation programs in 9% LIHTC projects.
- The HTF program is not the same as the Federal Housing Trust Fund.
For More Information
Read the Fall 2022 HCR Multifamily 9% Low Income Housing Trust Fund Term Sheet here.
Darren Scott, Upstate Director of Development East
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
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