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2014-15 Key Accomplishments and Annual Report
MOHCD’s 2014-15 Annual Progress Report details the specific implementation of our 2014-2015 affordability and prosperity goals and ongoing efforts to preserve our City’s unique and treasured diversity. Examples of this work include, for example, our robust and in-progress public housing revitalization program; eviction defense actions that kept people in their homes; the launch of our Nonprofit Displacement Program to keep valued nonprofits in San Francisco; and our housing production schedule, which will bring us well over 10,000 new and rehabilitated units by 2020.
Below is a summary of MOHCD’s program and funding activities and accomplishments in Fiscal Year 2014-2015.
You may read more details in the MOHCD 2014-15 Annual Progress Report.
REVENUE & FINANCING
Secured HUD’s approval for financing the transformation of
3,480 public housing units under the Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Program with:
$750 million+ in construction funds
$300 million in permanent loans
$500 million+ in tax credit equity
$310 million general obligation bond ballot measure for constructing and preserving affordable housing; Financed
$102 million in loans for 67 multifamily projects; Issued
$214 million+ in tax-exempt bonds helping 659 affordable housing units; Assisted
81 homes for first time homebuyers through Downpayment Assistance Loan Program (DALP); Executed
$28 million in 5 Local Operating Subsidy Program contracts that support 128 permanent supportive housing units.
145 units with 51 units for formerly homeless families and Transition Age Youth on surplus City property; Constructed or rehabilitated
941 units for low-income families, seniors and individuals; Oversaw development of
311 new, permanently affordable units through the City’s Inclusionary Housing Program; Started construction on the 1
st and 2 nd phases of HOPE SF’s Alice Griffith project; Started construction on the 2
nd phase of HOPE SF’s Hunters View project. MOHCD 2014-15 Annual Progress Report
SERVICES FOR LOW-INCOME INDIVIDUALS AND COMMUNITIES IN NEED
Small Sites Program July 2014 and closed 2 Small Sites Program loans that preserved 24 units as affordable housing; Launched
Complete Neighborhoods Program for improving community facilities and public spaces in neighborhoods experiencing residential growth; Launched
Nonprofit Displacement Fund, a three-year initiative in collaboration with Northern California Community Loan Fund and San Francisco Arts Commission; Introduced
Neighborhood Preference legislation for affordable housing Expanded
Ellis Act Housing Preference to include residents impacted by Owner Move-in evictions; Issued
64 new Certificate of Preference (COP) certificates; assisted 18 COP households in accessing affordable housing; Issued
63 Ellis Act Housing Preference (EAHP) certificates; 32 EAHP households secured housing; Funded eviction prevention services helping
1,620 tenants avoid immediate eviction, 3,770 tenants referred to attorneys, and 732 tenants received rental assistance; Saved
27 homes from foreclosure, and provided Foreclosure Counseling Program to 83 homeowners.
4,970 low-income individuals received legal counseling and representation to protect their rights;
2,105 low-income individuals were provided by information and referral services by their local neighborhood and community centers;
1,454 low-income individuals received financial education to better protect their assets and increase their economic stability;
1,808 homeless individuals were provided emergency shelter services; Provided ongoing operation support to maintain
113 beds in residential community facilities for long-term chronically ill people living with HIV/AIDS;
700 transitional age youth received life skills and other services;
15 community facilities received needed construction and rehabilitation.
MOHCD 2014-15 Annual Progress Report is available with additional details about the accomplishments above.