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The mission of the Housing Division of the Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development is to provide financing for the development, rehabilitation and purchase of affordable housing in San Francisco. MOHCD also guides and coordinates the City's housing policy. MOHCD administers a variety of programs to finance the development of affordable housing by non-profit and for profit developers, provides financial and educational assistance to first-time homebuyers, and finances housing rehabilitation costs for low-income homeowners. MOHCD is also responsible for monitoring and ensuring the long-term affordability and physical viability of the City's stock of affordable housing.


The Displaced Persons Housing Preference Program has been launched! If you have been evicted due to an Ellis Act or Owner Move-in Eviction, or have been displaced due to a fire, you can find information on the program and how to apply on the Displaced Persons Preference Program page.


11/30/2016: PDF iconBMR DALP Announcement 2016-11

12/19/2016: PDF iconSubordination Announcement 2016-12


MOHCD Announces Current Job Openings:
The Mayor's Office of Housing and Community Development (MOHCD) is currently recruiting for the following positions (click on a position to view the details as a pdf). If you are interested in applying, applications for City and County of San Francisco jobs are accepted through an online process. Visit www.jobaps.com/sf to register an account and begin the application process.

  • The Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development recruiting for a PDF icon9772 – Community Development Specialist (Mortgage Loan Servicer). If you are interested in applying for this position, you may access the employment announcement and instructions on the Department of Human Resources employment website www.sfgov.org/dhr .  The employment online application will be available on Tuesday, April 18, 2017Friday. April 29, 2017

2013 Neighborhood Based Community Services RFP - The Mayor's Office of Housing and Community Development Division (MOHCD) is seeking to fund a community-based organization to provide neighborhood-based services to assist low- and moderate-income families with children 6 years old and under who will benefit from MOHCD's Lead Hazard Control Program remediation services. Click here for details.

2013-2018 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice - San Francisco's 2013-2018 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice has been approved by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Click here to view the report (pdf).

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