The Loudoun County Department of Family Services
, on behalf of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors, is now taking applications for the use of the county’s consolidated Housing Funds. Up to $3 million in proffer and Affordable Dwelling Unit
(ADU) program generated funds is available to help finance the construction of affordable housing in Loudoun County. Funds must be used for the hard-cost of housing development to include:
- Accessibility improvements
- Affordable Dwelling Unit program support activities
- Construction and rehabilitation of housing units
- Purchase of units to preserve affordability
The Housing Funds and application process have been established by the Board of Supervisors to provide financial resources to assist 501(c)3-designated nonprofit organizations and other government agencies in the development and preservation of affordable, workforce housing. The funds will be used to address the unmet housing needs of county citizens and workers with incomes at 100% of the Area Median Income (AMI) or below with a preference for projects that address the housing needs of incomes at 60% of the Area Median Income (AMI) and below.
Applications will be reviewed in the order in which they are received. Funding decisions will be made based on the merits of each proposal in relation to specific review criteria and the availability of funds. Projects may not be recommended or approved for the full funding that is requested in the application. Limited funding will be available in the form of grants. Loan amounts and terms will be determined on a case by case basis. Proposed projects must significantly leverage other funding sources, to include private, federal, state, and local sources.
Download the Housing Funds Guidelines and Application for more information and also to apply for housing funds. For more information, please contact the Department of Family Services at 703-777-0353.
An applicant must submit one original and seven copies of the application and also provide it electronically.
The application can be mailed or delivered to:
Stacey Pierre-Louis, Housing Finance Specialist
Department of Family Services
102 Heritage Way N.E.
P.O. Box 7400
Leesburg, VA 20177
: Trust Fund Submission