Funding Opportunties

Current Funding Opportunitites

Notice of Funding Availability: Emergency Rental Assistance

October 8, 2020: The Office of Housing (OH) is soliciting applications for Emergency Rental Assistance from owners of City-funded affordable housing. In responding to this NOFA, a property owner will illustrate the financial harm experienced because of COVID-19 due to the non-payment of rent by its tenants. Awards will be made to City-funded affordable housing property owners; ultimate beneficiaries of the funds will be tenants who were unable to pay rent during the COVID-19 pandemic in the 2020 calendar year.

Applications are due Friday, October 16, 2020 at 12:00 noon.

If you have any questions, please email

Fall 2020 Homebuyer Assistance Program NOFA

On September 11, 2020, the Office of Housing announced funding available for homeownership projects including the development of resale-restricted affordable homes, down payment assistance and bridge loans. Homeownership developers and down payment assistance program administrators are invited to submit applications for funding for projects or programs to create affordable homeownership opportunities for low-income, first-time homebuyers in Seattle. Notice of Funding Availability and Application details are below.

For more information, contact Erika Malone at

Funding Announcement

Fall 2020 Homebuyer Assistance Application Package items