HOME Program


Announcements

1/14/19 - 2019 HOME Grant Application is open! See "How to Apply for a HOME Grant" below for more details.

1/4/19 - 2019 HOME Program Description posted

12/28/18 - 2018 HOME Mini-Round 2 Application Scoring Matrix posted

12/19/18 - 2019 HOME Notice of Funding Availability posted

12/19/18 - 2016-2017 HOME Beneficiary and Impact Report released. This report details how Tennessee residents have been served by federal HOME Program allocations. The report details units completed and populations served, as well as the overall economic impact of HOME spending. During the 2016-2017 program year, 149 housing units were built or rehabilitated, serving low- and very low income individuals and families. For every $100 of spending on HOME projects, an additional $69 in business revenues and $81 in personal income were generated. Click the link above for the full report.

The 2017-2018 HOME Beneficiary Report will be released in January. The Economic Impact portion is completed every 5 years.


How to Apply for a HOME Grant

To be eligible to apply for the 2019 HOME program, please submit your PIMS Threshold & Self Certification questions at https://resources.thda.org/PIMS/. If you are approved, you will receive an email from our New Online Grants Management System where you will fill out the 2019 HOME application online. If you have never used our PIMS system before, please read the PIMS User Manual.

NOTE: Don’t forget to upload or update your required PIMS documents that are needed for the HOME application!

View the 2019 CHDO Application Workshop PowerPoint

View the 2019 Urban and Rural Application Workshop PowerPoint.


THDA's HOME Award Recipients

Current Grantees

Past Grantees

Current HOME Program Information

Access the library of forms needed to administer the HOME Program

Program Descriptions
Program Manual
Program Limits

Program Tutorials

THDA Rehab Coordinator Training Video Rehab Coordinator Training Video
A detailed video on the responsibilities of the Rehab Coordinator and how to properly document and report the rehab activities taking place at a HOME property.
CHDO Acquisition and Rehab
Homeowner Rehabilitation Monitoring
Homeowner Rehabilitation Pay Request Process
Homeownership Monitoring
Program Requirements Monitoring
Lead-based Paint Hazard
Submitting an Initial Work Write-Up


Additional Resources

2016-2017 HOME Beneficiary and Economic Impact Report 2016-2017 HOME Beneficiary and Impact Report
This report details how Tennessee residents have been served by federal HOME Program allocations. The report details units completed and populations served, as well as the overall economic impact of HOME spending.
Telling Your Story : A Communications Guide
A great little booklet we've written with tips on how you can effectively publicize the work you're doing within your community. As you increase awareness with the public and local officials, the greater support you will have, and the likelihood of gaining additional funding for future projects increases.
Faces Behind the Funding Questionnaire
A printable questionnaire you can fill out and submit to THDA to help promote your grant projects.
THDA Design Standards- New Construction
Minimum Design Standards for the new construction of single-family housing units.
THDA Design Standards- Rehabilitation
Minimum Design Standards for the rehabilitation of single-family housing units.
CHDO Requirements
An excerpt from the HUD "Building HOME" guide which explains how to qualify as a Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO). Topics discussed are: qualifying criteria, eligible uses of HOME funds, set-aside roles, special assistance available to CHDOs, program design and implementation, and building capacity.
Title VI Presentation
A brief overview of what you should know about Title VI Fair Housing Standards.
HOME Regulations 24 CFR Part 92
Read the HUD regulations for the HOME Program directly from the Federal Register.
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Tennessee State Diversity Directory
Link directly to the TN Department of General Services' Diversity Directory website.

FAQs


Need more information?

Please contact Bill Lord, Housing Program Manager, at (615) 815-2018 or at blord@thda.org