Housing and Community Development Services Announcements
Resident Advisory Board meeting
The Housing Authority of the County of San Diego (HACSD) will host a virtual Resident Advisory Board meeting on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. For meeting details click here.
HCDS COVID-19 Related Updates
The temporary suspension, or moratoriums, on evictions are in place
for San Diegans experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19.
Typically under the moratoriums, although tenant rent portions can be
delayed, forgiveness on back rents is not covered. Tenants are
required to pay back unpaid rent amounts. If you need assistance
related to landlord-tenant issues, including information on
protections under eviction moratoriums, please contact Legal Aid
Society of San Diego at 1(877) 534-2524 or visit their website https://www.lassd.org/
Please see below for information on the temporary prohibitions on evictions.
Moratoriums – Listing of Federal, State and local moratoriums that have been enacted prohibiting tenant evictions for renters.
HUD Flyer: Tools for Landlords with Tenants Impacted by COVID-19 - HUD published a document to help landlords engage with at-risk tenants while remaining in compliance with fair housing laws and understand the key elements of a repayment plan. The document also provides links to sample rent repayment agreements.
HUD Resource: COVID-19 Tenant Guidance: Rent Repayment Plans - HUD published a document to assist at-risk tenants in understanding and pursuing rent repayment agreements with their landlords. The document includes links to helpful resources and a sample script for requesting a repayment agreement from a landlord.
The Housing Authority of the County of San Diego (HACSD) has adopted the broad level CARES Act HUD Waivers.
Unit Inspections - The Housing Quality Standards (HQS) inspection process has temporarily changed.
CARES Act HUD Waivers – The Housing Authority of the County of San Diego (HACSD) has adopted the broad level CARES Act HUD Waivers included in this policy.
HOME and HOPWA Waivers - HACSD has adopted the HOME and HOPWA Waivers
Notice of Funding Availability - No Place Like Home Program
The County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, Housing and Community Development Services (HCDS) is announcing the availability of funding for affordable multi-family supportive housing. Funds will be provided in the form of loans to successful applicants serving persons who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and have a serious mental illness.
Application submittals must be complete and in compliance with all of the specified application requirements set forth in the NOFA solicitation documents. Download application here.
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