2019 LIHTC Project Matching Funds

The City is making $200,000 available for housing developers applying for 2019 Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) projects.  Interested applicants must apply through the Housing Trust Fund of Johnson County Revolving Loan Fund application process to be considered for City funds.  Applications are due at 4:00 p.m. on September 14, 2018.

Housing Trust Fund of Johnson County Revolving Loan Fund Site

LIHTC Projects Additional Information


FY20-21 Aid to Agencies Funding Round

Aid to Agencies provides flexible funding for agencies providing public services. Any organization serving Iowa City that has existed as a legal entity for at least two years and received Iowa City Aid to Agency funding in any year between FY15-19 may apply. Applications are available through the United Way Joint Funding process at http://www.unitedwayjwc.org/fy20-joint-funding-application and are due by 5:00 pm on September 14, 2018.


References for CDBG/HOME Recipients:


Affordable Housing Location Model


Housing Studies


Other Planning Documents


Consolidated Plan (CITY STEPS)

This five-year plan guides the allocation of funding for housing, jobs and services for low-to-moderate income persons.

Annual Action Plans

The Annual Action Plan describes the federally funded activities of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnership Programs (HOME), among others, to be undertaken by the City during the fiscal year (July 1 to June 30). The plan is a sub-part of Iowa City's Consolidated Plan titled, CITY STEPS.

Consolidated Annual Performance & Evaluation Report (CAPER)

A U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development required report that describes the federally funded activities and accomplishments.