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Homeownership Development Program (HDP)

The purpose of the Homeownership Development Program (HDP) is to provide decent housing with improved affordability. HDP funding may be used for real property acquisition and site improvements for new construction of permanent, single-family housing.

Eligible applicants include only participants in the USDA's 523 self-help homeownership program, Community Land Trusts, and Habitat for Humanity organizations; HDP funds can only be used for eligible projects outside of the Municipality of Anchorage.

Grant Funding Availability

For SFY 2019, AHFC has allocated $1,000,000.00 of HUD HOME Investment Partnerships Program funding for the Homeownership Development Program (HDP). There is a potential that additional HDP funds may become available; in that instance, AHFC may increase the amount of HDP funds made available through this NOFA. Please refer to the NOFA Application Instructions (found below) for more information on eligibility, requirements, and funding limits.

Application Forms

NOFA Attachments

  1. AHFC Standard Provisions
  2. Reporting and General Provisions
  3. Financial Provisions
  4. Homeownership Program Development Workbook - Under Revision
  5. Homeownership Development Program Application Form - Under Revision
  6. Applicant Certifications
  7. Homeownership Development Program Policy and Procedure Manual
  8. Sample Forms: Evidence of Other Sources of Funds & Resolution from Applicant(s) Governing Body
  9. Universal Design Tiers
  10. AHFC Grant Management requirements (15 AAC 154.700-254.835)
  11. Chapter 36.25. Contractors Bonds
  12. Homeownership Development Program Loan Processing Guide
  13. URA Acquisition compliance checklist
  14. Diverse Use - Not Applicable
  15. Household Income Limits
  16. Purchase Price Limits
Anticipated Program Schedule
Registration Deadline 4:30 P.M. on February 8, 2019
Application Deadline 4:30 P.M. on March 22, 2019
Estimated Date of AHFC Issuance of the Notice of Intent to Award April 5, 2019
Applicant Submission of Environmental Review Record (ERR) to AHFC Sixty (60) days from the date the issuance of the HDP Notice of Intent to Award
Estimated Grant Execution Date May 2019, dependent on Completion of the Environmental Review Process
Estimated Grant Performance Period Date of award through October 31, 2020
Project Completion Grant Close Out December 2020

Who May Apply

  • AHFC Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDOs)
  • Participants in the USDA's 523 self-help program
  • Community Land Trusts
  • Habitat for Humanity organizations

For further information, please contact the intermediary organization that administers the grant for your geographic area.

Mat-Su Borough
Alaska Community Development Corporation
800-478-8080 (outside Anchorage)

Kenai Peninsula

Contact Information

Vinera Erickson
Planner I
Planning and Program Development Department
Alaska Housing Finance Corporation
P.O. Box 101020
Anchorage, AK 99510-1020


U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development