New Construction of Multifamily Rental Affordable Housing Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)

Funds are available for the new construction of affordable multifamily rental housing (including permanent supportive housing projects). Restricted to affordable rental housing only with 10 or more units. Homeownership projects will not be eligible in this NOFA round. The City will award projects to successfully position them for State Super NOFA funding.

Posted: January 13th, 2023 1:56 PM

Last Updated: April 10th, 2023 5:46 PM

***Please note the following deadline application dates and times located in the NOFA***

Pre-Bidders’ Conference will be held on February 2, 2023, at 11:00 am (Zoom is provided below and in included in)

  • City Data Services (CDS) Electronic Application database will be “live” starting on February 2, 2023. Applicants will be able to enter data into the application database at this time.
  • Training for the CDS Electronic Application is February 6, 2023, at 2:30 pm (CDS Zoom information is provided in the NOFA.)
  • NOFA Office Hours (City staff will be available to answer any application questions or concerns) will be held on February 9, 2023, at 10:30 am (Zoom information is provided in the NOFA.)
  • Applications are due on April 3, 2023, at 10:00 am (online application submittal only).

Entitlements/CEQA: Please note that prior to staff recommendation to the City Council, which is anticipated in May 2023, projects must have Planning entitlement and CEQA clearance (certified EIR, or negative declaration) and this documentation must be provided to HCDD staff via CDS.

Please contact Arlecia Durades (, Meghan Horl (, or Christia Katz Mulvey ( with any questions.

Recording of New Construction NOFA Pre-Application Meeting

NC NOFA Bidders Presentation Slides

Recording of New Construction NOFA City Data Services Training Meeting

Oakland New Construction CDS Training

The NOFA, associated exhibits and application attachments are located below: