Housing Projects

Fall 2023 Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) Affordable Housing Applications - HOME Investment Partnerships Program and Chemical Dependency / Mental Health Sales Tax Funds

Application Overview and Appendices

Snohomish County is making available HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) 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 Fall 2023 Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for HOME and CDMH funds, and includes descriptions of the funding amounts available, the funding sources, the applicable policies (see Appendices below), application instructions, and the funding review processes and schedule. Estimated funding available for HOME is $1,281,800 and CDMH is $833,379.

Technical Assistance & Application Workshop

Applicants are encouraged to attend the application workshop.  A virtual application workshop for applicants requesting HOME, CHDO, and CDMH funds is scheduled for: 


Tuesday, September 12, 2023

 Time: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

 Where: Join Zoom Meeting


Call in: 1-253-215-8782

Meeting ID: 843 5431 6656

Passcode: 383138

Application Information

The Fall 2023 NOFO 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 listed below. Applications are due Friday September 29, 2023 by 4:00 pm.


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 (which includes both Word narrative and Excel form sections), the appropriate Snohomish County Addendum(s) must be submitted for each proposed project as listed in the sections below. 

CHDO Certification and Operating Support Grant

ADA Notice

The county strives to provide access to all members of the public. Snohomish County facilities are accessible. If additional accommodations are required, please notify the ADA contact person at least one week in advance of the workshop. In addition, reasonable accommodations will be made to provide the information in this application in an alternative format upon request. Please email Debra May at debra.may@snoco.org  or call (425) 388-3264 or for TTY dial 711.


Foreign language interpreters are also available upon request where a substantial number of non-English speaking residents can reasonably be expected to participate. Please contact Debra May at debra.may@snoco.org  or call (425) 388-3264 for more information.