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Welcome to the Housing Division of the Mayor's Office of Housing and Community Development

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The mission of the Housing Division of the Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development is to provide financing for the development, rehabilitation and purchase of affordable housing in San Francisco. MOHCD also guides and coordinates the City's housing policy. MOHCD administers a variety of programs to finance the development of affordable housing by non-profit and for profit developers, provides financial and educational assistance to first-time homebuyers, and finances housing rehabilitation costs for low-income homeowners. MOHCD is also responsible for monitoring and ensuring the long-term affordability and physical viability of the City's stock of affordable housing.

The Ellis Act Housing Preference Program has been launched. If you have evicted due to the Ellis Act, you may view details of the program on the Ellis Act Housing Preference Program page.

2014 Housing Expo - Saturday, June 14 11AM - 3PM
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The annual Housing Expo, produced by Homeownership SF, is a Homeownership Resource Fair with valuable workshops and information for:

  • HOMEBUYERS - Get the latest information about down payment assistance programs, credit tools and special mortgage products; view affordable homes for sale.
  • HOMEOWNERS - Counseling and on the spot loan modification services; find out about Keep Your Home CA and other programs to help you avoid foreclosure.

When: Saturday, June 14, 2014 11AM - 3PM
Where: St. Mary's Cathedral at 111 Gough St., SF
Cost: FREE (parking is free too!)

Register for this event at

MOHCD Announces Current Job Openings:
The Mayor's Office of Housing and Community Development (MOHCD) is currently recruiting for the following positions (click on a position to view the details as a pdf). If you are interested in applying, applications for City and County of San Francisco jobs are accepted through an online process. Visit to register an account and begin the application process.

FRDALP September 6, 2013 Lottery Results -
The Mayor's Office of Housing and Community Development Division is happy to announce the First Responders Downpayment Assistance Loan Program (FRDALP) September 6, 2013 lottery results are now posted. Please click here to view the FRDALP page, including the lottery results information at the top.

2013 Neighborhood Based Community Services RFP -
The Mayor's Office of Housing and Community Development Division (MOHCD) is seeking to fund a community-based organization to provide neighborhood-based services to assist low- and moderate-income families with children 6 years old and under who will benefit from MOHCD's Lead Hazard Control Program remediation services. Click here for details.

2013-2018 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice - San Francisco's 2013-2018 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice has been approved by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Click here to view the report (pdf).

Notice of Funding Availability - Acquisition funding for Permanent Supportive Housing for Seniors through Housing Opportunities for People with HIV/AIDS (HOPWA).   NOFA responses are due by 5:00PM on Tuesday, October 9, 2012. A technical assistance workshop will be held at 10:00am on Monday, September 24, 2012 at 1 South Van Ness Avenue, 5th Floor.


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Last updated: 4/18/2014 10:26:55 AM