Housing Trust Fund (HTF)

The Housing Trust Fund (HTF) is a federal program, established under Title I of the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008. The primary purpose of the HTF program is to increase and preserve the supply of rental housing for extremely low- and very low-income families. All rental housing units acquired, built, or rehabilitated with HTF funding must meet requirements specified in the HTF regulations.

Eligible Grantees

  • Non-Profit Developers
  • Housing Authorities
  • Local Governments

Eligible activities

  • New construction
  • Property acquisition
  • Rehabilitation of existing units