Requests for Proposals Disposition of Vacant Lots for Affordable Housing Program

Seminole County is now accepting applications for the Disposition of Vacant Lots for Affordable Housing Program. The County shall transfer certain County-owned vacant lots to eligible non-profit organizations, via a loan, for the development of affordable housing.  In addition, the County has available approximately $350,000 in State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) Program funds and $221,310 in HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) funds towards the development/construction of affordable housing on these vacant lots.

An optional information workshop for applicants will be held on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., in the Seminole County Community Services Large Conference Room, 534 W. Lake Mary Blvd. Sanford Florida, 32773.  Information on Seminole County’s Affordable Housing programs and qualifying as a CHDO for HOME program funds will be provided at this workshop.

Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-qualified, first-served basis, pending funding availability.  All applications are due by 5:00 P.M. on Friday, September 1, 2017.  After this deadline, applications will not be accepted - No exceptions.

Completed Proposals must be mailed or hand-delivered. Faxed or e-mailed submissions will not be accepted. If you have questions, please contact Melody Frederick, HUD Administrator, at (407) 665-2394, or mfrederick@seminolecountyfl.gov.

PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES NEEDING ASSISTANCE SHOULD CONTACT THE HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT ADA COORDINATOR 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE OF THE CLOSE OF THE APPLICATION PERIOD AT (407) 665-7940. FOR HEARING IMPAIRED INDIVIDUALS, THE FLORIDA RELAY NUMBER IS 1-800-955-8771.

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