Alice Griffith Phase 3 Application Assistance Clinic Dec12 &14 2017 4-7pm Location: 2600 Arelious Walker Dr.

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Alice Griffith Phase 3 Application Assistance Clinic 

SFHDC is hosting two application clinics to assist with completing the online application for the Alice Griffith Phase 3 apartments available for rent. Details for the event are as followed:

Who may apply:

Any household with a combined gross income that does not exceed 50% Area Median income according to the SFMOHCD  AMI chart.

CLICK HERE FOR AMI CHART

What will this event cover: 

If you are interested in applying for this property and any future properties thru the Mayor’s Office of Housing, we will educate you on the basic info collected on the application. Our goal is to ensure applicants are applying for the correct lottery preferences. If any of these preferences apply to your household, you must bring acceptable documentation dated within 45 days of the application submitted:

  1. ALICE GRIFFITH HOUSING DEVELOPMENT RESIDENTS:

For households in which at least one member was a resident of the Alice Griffith housing development. This includes baseline and current residents that lived in the targeted redevelopment site on or after the time of application for Choice Neighborhoods of October 26, 2010.

  1. CERTIFICATE OF PREFERENCE (COP)

For households in which at least one member holds a Certificate of Preference from the former San Francisco Redevelopment Agency. COP holders were displaced by Agency action generally during the 1960s and 1970s.

  1. RENT BURDENED / ASSISTED HOUSING PREFERENCE

For households who are currently paying more than 50% of income for housing costs or are living in public housing or project based Section 8 housing within San Francisco.

  1. DISPLACED TENANT HOUSING PREFERENCE (DTHP)

For households in which at least one member holds a Displaced Tenant Housing Preference Certificate. DTHP Certificate holders are tenants who were evicted through either an Ellis Act Eviction or an Owner Move In Eviction, or have been displaced by a fire. Once all units reserved for this preference are filled, remaining DTHP holders will receive Live/Work preference, regardless of their current residence or work location.

  1. LIVE OR WORK IN SAN FRANCISCO PREFERENCE

For households in which at least one member lives or works in San Francisco. Requires submission of proof. Please note in order to claim Work Preference, the applicant currently work in San Francisco at least 75% of their working hours.

After all preference holders have been considered, any remaining units will be available to qualified applicants in lottery order.

Document Checklist for Lottery Preferences
Location of Application Assistance Clinic: 

2600 Arelious Walker Dr. San Francisco, CA 94124

Time and Dates of Clinics:

December 12, 2017 4pm-7pm

December 14, 2017 4pm-7pm

CLICK HERE FOR THE AG PHASE 3 PAPER APPLICATION

Paper applications must be submitted with a self-addressed stamped envelope included to ensure your lottery ticket will be mailed to you by December 22, 5pm

NO POSTMARKS ACCEPTED

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Wells Fargo sponsored Neighborhood LIFT program! Up to $30,000 in down payment assistance!

Look into your possibility at the free NeighborhoodLIFT® homebuyer event. Wells Fargo is partnering with Community Housing Development Corporation of North Richmond, a local nonprofit, to get you the information you need to put you on the path to becoming a homeowner for the first or next time. Come see if you qualify for a $30,000 down payment assistance grant to help you buy a home in the counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, and Solano, available for a limited time.

Thursday and Friday, November 16 – 17, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Oakland Marriott City Center West Hall
1001 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607

The support you need all under one roof:

  • See if you’re eligible to reserve a grant for 60 days while you find a home.  After the event, you must have a home purchase agreement to qualify for a grant.
  • Attend homeownership and credit seminars
  • See uf tiy qualify for a mortgage preapproval
  • Free admission, parking and kids activities

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!


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Register NOW for JULY 29th 1st time homebuyer workshop for Filipino community!

Our 1st time Homebuyer workshop is now being offered especially for the Filipino, Samoan and Pacific Islander Communities!

Click here to register for July 29th Filipino workshop!

Did you know that the Pacific Islander Community is severely under-represented in San Francisco’s Affordable Home Ownership Housing Lotteries?

The Team at SFHDC wants to help change that!

Funded in part by the Mayor’s Office of Housing & Community Development, SFHDC is now offering our HUD-Approved Homebuyer Education workshop on additional dates to specifically serve the Pacific Islander communities!

Completion of HUD Approved FIRST TIME HOME BUYER EDUCATION  is REQUIRED to participate in  Mayor’s Office of Housing Below Market Rate (BMR)  Ownership program and all down payment assistance programs.

In order to receive your certificate, you must complete this 6 hour class AND a 2 hour one-on-one counseling session.

Your first home is one of the most important investments you will make. Learn everything you need to know about buying and owning your own home. Topics include:

  • Understanding Credit
  • Obtaining A Mortgage
  • Shopping for a Home
  • Below Market Rate Program
  • Down Payment Assistance

Cost is $50 per person.

Walk-ins welcome, BUT space is limited, so it is always BEST to Pre-Register!

Click here to register now!

*We do not offer childcare on-site.

**All Attendees MUST be registered.

***No Show and Cancellation Policy strictly enforced!

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COMMUNITY WELL

1st Time Homebuyer Workshops for the Filipino Community:

In partnership with Community Well, SFHDC is hosting homebuyer workshops for the Filipino Community on the following dates:

SATURDAY  9AM-3PM

July  29th

TARA NA!!!

@ Community Well

78 OCEAN AVE, SF 94112

EVENT DETAILS HERE


1st Time Homebuyer Workshops for

Samoan & Pacific Islander Communities:

In partnership with True Hope Church, SFHDC is hosting homebuyer workshops for the Samoan & Pacific Islander Communities on the following dates:

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SATURDAY

August 12th

9AM-3PM 

@True Hope Church

950 GILMAN AVE. SF, 94124

EVENT DETAILS HERE

“Tatou Faia lenei mea e fesoasoani ai ia I latou.” Finau A.


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Shipyard information session held at SFHDC

The SF Shipyard Orientation & “Get Ready!” Information session

 (in partnership with Lennar)

Thinking about buying a Shipyard Below Market Rate (BMR) home? Let us show you how! Learn all about becoming a homeowner in this beautiful new community. This is a great opportunity to find out about the application process and requirements.

Space is limited so sign up now!

Come attend the following information sessions held at SFHDC:

July 24, 2017

August 10, 2017

Time: 6-8pm

Location: 4439 3rd st. SF, CA 94124

*light refreshments provided


NEW AFFORDABLE HOMES FOR SALE AT THE SAN FRANCISCO SHIPYARD

This Summer 2017, Lennar at The San Francisco Shipyard is excited to offer new Below Market Rate homes at 80% AMI through the Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development BMR Limited Equity Program.

(3) 1-bed/1-bath from $192,412 to $193,732

(4) 2-bed/2-bath from $254,067 to $259,451

Applications will be accepted beginning Monday, July 10, 2017 and must be received by 5 PM on Monday, August 28, 2017 to:

Lennar at The San Francisco Shipyard 11 Innes Court, San Francisco, CA 94124 Sunday – Saturday: 11AM – 6PM

For more information, please click over the flyers in the following languages”

ENGLISH  SPANISH 

SAMOAN   CHINESE

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Please contact one of our New Home Consultants for an application and more information:

Robert.Forbes@lennar.com 

Fammie.Pham@lennar.com 

415.975-4181


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EDUCATOR’S HOUSING CLINICS-Free individual support for your housing needs

EDUCATOR’S HOUSING CLINICS
Free individual support for your housing needs

Clinic calendar at www.homeownership.org

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Are you being evicted or having landlord/tenant issues?

Obtain legal guidance and advice to help you respond to landlord issues and legal notices.

Need affordable rental housing?

Learn about Below Market Rate rentals, home sharing and other affordable rental programs.

Interested in buying a home?

Meet with HUD approved counselors to discuss affordable housing programs including the Teacher Next Door, Below Market Rate homeownership opportunities and up to $375,000 down-payment assistance to buy a market rate home.


CLINIC SCHEDULE

DROP IN HOURS FROM

4:00PM – 7:30PM

April 6th, 2017

NEW LOCATION

Eviction Defense Collaborative

1338 Mission St. 4th Floor, SF

94103

Future dates and locations will be announced online at: www.homeownership.org/educators

WHAT TO BRING?

Documents are not required, but you are strongly encouraged to bring the following:

  • Legal notices
    Landlord communications
  • Current Lease
  • Household Monthly Budget
  • 3 most recent paystubs for all household members
  • Credit Report

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Free informational session for the upcoming Shipyard Properties

Certificate of Preference Holders Strongly Encouraged to Attend!

Come & Learn What You Need to do to PREPARE to Apply for this Amazing Opportunity!

You’re invited to the

SF Shipyard

Affordable Homeownership Opportunities

Informational Session

Come & learn what you need to know & do to PREPARE for a future homeownership opportunities at the SF Shipyard.

 

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March 16th, 2017

*Refreshments provided! 

Location: San Francisco Housing Development Corporation

4439 Third Street @ LaSalle, SF CA 94124

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THIS FREE WORKSHOP!

For more information on the development: 

Contact Sales Associate Kenneth Frith (415)975-4183 or Kenneth.frith@lennar.com

Please disregard the earlier email referencing “7 new units now available” and 2016 AMI income limits. This was an error! Information regarding the # of new units, their price points and the 2017 AMI Income limits is NOT yet available. 

 In the meantime, however, we hope you’ll join us to learn about the pros and cons of BMR homeownership opportunity at the Shipyard. It’s never too early to start gathering information and making a plan!


But Wait! There’s More!

Hunter’s Point Naval Ship Environmental Cleanup Bus Tour

The Navy is planning two bus tours of the cleanup sites at Hunters Point Naval Shipyard (HPNS) on Saturday, April 8, 2017. The guided tours allow members of the community to visit the site and ask questions of the Navy. Prior to boarding the bus, participants meet at The Storehouse to sign in for the tour. (The Storehouse is located at 451 Galvez Avenue, just outside of the main shipyard gate.)

 

Saturday, April 8 2017

Meeting Location: The Storehouse at 451 Galvez Avenue

Tour time: 10am and 1:30pm

SIGN UP HERE

*Space is limited to 57 per tour, please reserve your seats!

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Next workshops coming up!

SFHDC News

Greetings from the staff at SFHDC!

Do you have housing/financial goals you want to achieve? Listed below are the workshops coming up in the next two weeks. Click over each title to register today!

Rental Readiness : 2/23/2017

Finding affordable housing in the City is no easy task. In this interactive class we help you navigate the challenges of finding AND getting a rental in San Francisco. Landlords have their choice of tenants; our rental certification program gives you a jumpstart! Join us to create a solid budget, review your credit reports, get support to complete your application AND learn about our rental assistance loan (eligibility upon completion of the workshop and individual counseling session). Get ready to rent…we can help.

Location: 1449 Webster Street, San Francisco, CA 94115

Cost: Free

First Time Homebuyer Workshop 3/11/2017 9am-3pm:

*Registration will be available February 25th, 2017@ 9am!

Location: George W. Davis Senior Center 1753 Carroll Ave. San Francisco, CA 94124

Cost: $50



Need help with your financial goals? Join us at one of our free financial empowerment workshops!

Credit Matters Pt. One 3/1/2017:

Your Credit Matters Is your credit score keeping you from achieving your goals? If you are seeking a job, a rental unit, a credit card, you know by now that your credit will either help you or hurt you. This workshop will teach you EVERYTHING you need to know about credit reporting, scoring and how YOUR actions impact your reports. This class is a must if you are applying for credit of any type. Don’t wait to find out the hard way. Learn all about the ins and outs of credit and how to restore your score!

Location: 4439 3rd Street  San Francisco, CA 94124
Cost: Free

Credit Matters Pt One  3/2/2017:

Location: 1449 Webster Street San Francisco, CA 94115
Cost: Free

Credit Matters Pt 2– (Prerequisite CM Pt 1)

Mo’ Credit! Mo’Credit!

By popular demand, we are pleased to announce the NEW CREDIT MATTERS PART II! Credit Matters Part II takes a deeper dive into how to resolve collections, negotiate with creditors and settle debt. We’ll look at special rules for private vs public student loan debt, the common but illegal practice of “re-aging” derogatory accounts, and the tax consequences of settling debt and how the IRS says you can avoid paying taxes on forgiven debt.

This follow up class is a must if you have collections, liens, judgments or old stale debts that never seem to go away. If you want to learn how to achieve Maximum 

Results on improving your credit score, join us!

BUT Space is limited so you MUST pre-register!

Location: 4439 3rd Street San Francisco, CA 94124



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Multi-family waitlist opportunity

WAITLIST OPPORTUNITY

There is a new waitlist opportunity on the Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development website from the San Francisco Multifamily Housing Program.

Please click address for details:

Tenderloin: 477 O’Farrell Street (O’Farrell Towers)

16 subsidized affordable one bedroom units for seniors 62+. Rent is based on 30% of the household income. Household income must not exceed 50% of State Area Medium Income. Application deadline 12/21/16. Lottery will be held 1/13/2017. Lottery results will be posted on 1/20/2017 by 5PM. For additional information, please click on the link above.

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