In 2019, FHLBank Topeka will award approximately $12.3 million in Affordable Housing Program grants. In 2018, successful applications received a minimum score of approximately 70 points. The funds were awarded primarily to projects located in FHLBank Topeka's four state district of Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska and Oklahoma.
“Finding safe affordable housing is increasingly challenging ... FHLBank Topeka’s support is making a lasting impact on hundreds of individuals.”
CAROL BRESLAU, Mercy Housing
2019 AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROGRAM INFORMATION
Scoring criteria for the 2019 round are explained in the 2019 Implementation Plan, which can be found by selecting the Resources tab above.
new for 2019
- Maximum project subsidy increased from $750,000 to $1,000,000
- Maximum subsidy per unit increased from $40,000 to $50,000, and the scoring criteria calcalation reflects this increase.
- Owner-occupied Rehabilitation projects are no longer subject to a five-year retention period.
| Technical Assistance Available
|| February 1, 2019
| AHP Application Round Open
|| May 13, 2019
| AHP Application Round Closed
|| 5 p.m. CT June 28, 2019
| Technical Assistance Ends
|| June 28, 2019
| AHP Awards Announced
|| No later than November 1, 2019
TYPICAL AHP USERS
Public Housing Authorities, Housing Developers, Community Organizations, City & State Government Agencies, Local Community Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, For-Profit Organizations, Habitat for Humanity, Self-Help Programs and CHDOs.
SECURED ONLINE INFORMATION
It is important to us that members know securing their information online is a top priority. Please see our Information Assurance Policy to view policies and procedures. The AHP online system will house all information submitted for HCD programs on Amazon Web Services (AWS). AWS has obtained national and global assurance certifications. View all certifications here. Information on AWS cloud security can be found here.
APPROVED AHP PROJECTS
Questions? Contact the Housing and Community Development Department at 866.571.8155.