Housing Projects

Spring 2018 Affordable Housing Notice of Funding Availability 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 2018 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) 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.

Technical Assistance and Application Workshop 

An application workshop was held on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Snohomish County's Robert J. Drewel Building (Administration Building East), 6th floor, Conference Room 6A02, 3000 Rockefeller Avenue, Everett WA 98201. 
  • 2018 HOME income and rent limits are now available Click here for the updated limits.

  • *New*  The following update applies to all applicants to the Snohomish County Spring 2018 NOFA Application who are also applying for the June 2018 9% Low Income Housing Tax Credit round. Please see this notice for details.

Application Information

The Spring 2018 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 Thursday, May 31, 2018 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, the appropriate Snohomish County Addendum(s) must be submitted for each proposed project

Capital Multi-unit Rental Housing Projects – HOME or CDMH funds

  1. Application Checklist and Instructions (Word, 72 KB)
  2. Combined Funders Application- Multi-Family Sections (Word, 154 KB)
  3. Combined Funders Application – Multi-Family Forms - (Excel, 401 KB)
  4. Snohomish County Multi-unit Rental Housing Addendum (Word 54 KB)
  5. Environmental Review Supplement (Word, 52 KB) (Not required for CDMH funds)
  6. Relocation Plan Template (if applicable) (PDF, 119 KB)
  7. Temporary Relocation Plan Template (if applicable) (PDF, 119 KB)
  8. CDMH Sales Tax Supplemental Application (if applicable) (Word, 54 KB)

Homeownership Development Projects – HOME funds only

  1. Application Checklist and Instructions (Word, 55 KB)
  2. Combined Funders Application - Homeownership Sections (Word, 75 KB)
  3. Combined Funders Application – Homeownership Forms - (Excel, 289 KB)
  4. Snohomish County Homeownership Development Addendum (Word 48 KB)
  5. Environmental Review Supplement - (Word, 52 KB) 
  6. Relocation Plan Template (if applicable) (PDF, 119 KB)
  7. Temporary Relocation Plan Template (if applicable) (PDF, 119 KB)

CHDO Certification and Operating Support

  1. CHDO Certification Application (select one)
  2. Attachment 1 - CHDO Staff Roster (Excel, 20 KB)
  3. Attachment 2 - CHDO Board Roster (Excel, 18 KB)
  4. Attachment 3 - CHDO Member Low-Income Rep (Word, 34 KB)
  5. Attachment 4 - CHDO Board Member Cert-Public Official or Employee (Word, 34 KB)
  6. Operating Support Application (Word, 76 KB)