The federal Home Investment Partnerships Program is authorized under Title II of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act, as amended. HOME is the largest Federal block grant designed exclusively to create affordable housing for low-income households earning 80 percent or below the Area Median Income (AMI).
The HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) provides funding to eligible property owners, for-profit and non-profit agencies, and Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDO) for new construction on rehabilitation of quality affordable housing in Bridgeport.
Jayson-Newfield Project, 179-201 Middle Street and 1184-1186 Main Street
Credit: Vincent Mobilio, OPED
The City of Bridgeport has created over 600 units of affordable housing as a result of this funding. Primary activities carried out by the City include:
The following is a general timeline that the City of Bridgeport follows to access and disburse HUD funds.
To apply for funds to rehabilitate or construct rental or homeownership units use this link.
Refer to Bridgeport HOME Policy and Procedures for application information and criteria.
CFR Part 92
HUD Exchange – HOME Investment Partnerships Program
Bridgeport, CT 06604