Housing Projects

Spring 2020 Affordable Housing Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) Housing Applications Overview and Appendices

Snohomish County is making available HOME Investment Partnership funds and 1/10 of 1% Sales Tax Chemical Dependency and Mental Health (CDMH) funds for affordable housing.  The Overview provides an overall description of the Spring 2020 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for HOME and CDMH funds, and includes descriptions of the funding amounts as may be available, the funding sources, the applicable policies (see Appendices below), application instructions, and the funding review processes and schedule.


2020 NOFA Overview and Appendices



Application Information

The Spring 2020 NOFA Application has separate sections to better evaluate the proposal and funding request. More information on each type of application may be found in the relevant section. Applications are due by 4:00 pm on Monday, July 27, 2020.


Snohomish County, along with other jurisdictions, is using the Combined Funders Application, which is a common application for multi-unit rental housing and homeownership development projects. In addition to the appropriate Combined Funders Application, the appropriate Snohomish County Addendum(s) must be submitted for each proposed project 



Technical Assistance and Application Workshop

Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to attend a virtual Housing NOFA Workshop.


Housing NOFA Workshop

Time: June 16, 2020 10:00 am to 12:30 pm

Where: Zoom Meeting Link: https://zoom.us/j/96085925581?pwd=QnI5RDlqQlhnQi9peXdxdlR6REoxQT09

Call in: (253) 215-8782

Meeting ID: 960 8592 5581

Password: 180485


Spring 2020 NOFA Capital Multi-Family Rental Housing Projects – HOME or CDMH funds


  1. Spring 2020 Multi-Family Application Checklist and Instructions
  2. 2020 Multi-Family Combined Funders Application- (Required Word document)
  3. 2020 Multi-Family Combined Funders Application Forms- (Required Excel document)
  4. 2020 Snohomish County Multi-Family Rental Housing Addendum- (Required)
  5. Tenant Relocation Plan (If applicable)
  6. Environmental Review Supplement (Not required if requesting only CDMH funds.)
  7. 2020 CDMH Sales Tax Supplemental Application (if applicable)


Spring 2020 CHDO Certification and Operating Support

  1. CHDO Certification Application (select one):
  2. Attachment 1 - CHDO Staff Roster (MS Excel)
  3. Attachment 2 - CHDO Board Roster (MS Excel)
  4. Attachment 3 - CHDO Board Member Cert Low - Income Rep (MS Word)
  5. Attachment 4 - CHDO Board Member Cert  - Public Official or Employee (MS Word)
  6. Operation Support Application (MS Word)

Spring 2020 NOFA Relocation Plan Templates

  1. HOME Relocation Plan
  2. HOME Temporary Relocation Plan


Spring 2020 NOFA Environmental Supplement

  1. 2020 Application Environmental Supplement