Funding Opportunities

Current Funding Opportunitites

Notice of Funding Availability 

The City of Seattle Office of Housing (OH) is requesting proposals for three permanently affordable homeownership development projects on City-owned sites in the Rainier Valley. Awardees will be responsible for compliance with all applicable laws, regulations, codes, contracts, and funding requirements.

Proposals are due by July 1, 2022 by 12:00 NOON.

For more information please contact : Erika Malone, Strategic Advisor for Homeownership, erika.malone@seattle.gov

Site 8 RFP

Site 10 RFP

Site 11 RFP 

Rapid Acquisition NOFA

In July of 2021, the City of Seattle Office of Housing announced the availability of $28.5 million in funding under this special Notice of Funding Availability (“Notice”).  This Notice is reserved solely to support Rapid Acquisition Loans that quickly create new low-income rental housing. City Council authorized the one-time funding to support this Notice under Ordinance 126371.  The first round of funding applications were due July 28, 2021, at noon.  2022 Update: subsequent applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until all available funding has been awarded.   

Activities funded under this Notice must be consistent with federal regulations, to the extent applicable, and the City's Rental Housing Program, summarized below in section II. Full details  of the City's Rental Housing Program can be found in the 2021-23 Administrative and Financial Plan for the Seattle Housing Levy,  the Seattle Office of Housing's Housing Funding Policies, and the 2018-2022 City of Seattle Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development.

Please submit responses to OH Race and Social Justice Inititaive no later than three weeks prior to the due date for completed NOFA responses.

 For more information, contact Laurie Olson at (206) 615-0995.

Funding Announcement