National Housing Trust Fund

  • National Housing Trust Fund

On February 8, 2016, Governor Kasich sent a letter to HUD Secretary Julian Castro notifying him of Ohio's intent to participate in the NHTF program and designating the Ohio Development Services Agency (ODSA) as the administering entity. OHFA was designated as the sub-grantee to allocate program funds and monitor funded projects. Ohio will receive $3,747,502 in program year 2016.

Allocation Plan Draft

Public Input

The Ohio Housing Finance Agency hosted a series of forums and advisory group work sessions to define the objectives of the National Housing Trust Fund Allocation Plan and to devise the criteria that determines how the state will distribute the funds in the first program year. Notes from these meetings are below.

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Contact Information

Questions and correspondence regarding NHTF may be directed to

Planning, Preservation and Development
Ohio Housing Finance Agency
57 East Main Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215