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City Makes $12 Million Available For Third Round Of Harvey Recovery Multifamily Development

June 22, 2021

The City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department (HCDD) has issued a third round of funding, currently estimated at $12 million, for the Harvey Multifamily Program. Through this funding round, the Harvey Multifamily Program expects to make its final awards to developers, primarily as gap funding to cover the rising costs of building materials.…

Affordable senior community on Memorial Drive in the Old Sixth Ward to be rebuilt with disaster recovery funding

June 3, 2021

The City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department (HCDD) will provide up to $25 million to support the rebuilding of 2100 Memorial, a senior living center severely damaged during Hurricane Harvey. Houston City Council has approved $25 million towards the rebuilding of 2100 Memorial, an affordable apartment community for seniors owned by the Houston…

Addition of four developments brings Harvey Multifamily Program total to 3,900 new homes

May 4, 2021

$100 million expansion of Harvey Multifamily Program will provide additional affordable homes to essential workers, seniors, and vulnerable Houstonians. The City of Houston Housing and Community Development (HCDD) is allocating $56 million to support four additional developments, creating nearly 450 new rental homes. These additions expand the Harvey Multifamily Program to over 3,900 new rental…

$11 million in federal disaster recovery funds allocated for new affordable apartment community in Houston Heights

April 5, 2021

The City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department (HCDD) will provide $11 million to construct a new multifamily development in Houston Heights. On March 24, 2021, Mayor Sylvester Turner and Houston City Council approved allocating federal funding for the new construction of Dian Street Villas, a mixed-income community of 108 rental homes located in…

City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department (HCDD) is announcing changes to Round 2 of its Harvey Multifamily Program

October 13, 2020

HOUSTON – The City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department (HCDD) is announcing changes to Round 2 of its Harvey Multifamily Program, due to recent changes to housing tax credits allocated by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA). Two new developments have been approved, one development has been removed, and two…

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