Rethinking the rules. Reworking the formula. Knocking down walls. Finding new paths.
The Home Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) allocatees funds to strengthen public/private partnerships and to expand the supply of decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing*.
The HOME Program provides decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing for low and very low income families. Affordable housing through the HOME program is available through these programs:
All federally funded projects must meet federal audit requirements. For more information please select audits.
Since HOME Program funds are limited, projects must compete for available funds. Rating criteria, amount of funding available, and application due dates are published annually.
The following HOME Program documents are available for download in Word 97-2003:
2012 Application Manual
Certified Home Inspection Clearance
Certified Lead Based Paint Clearance
Employment Verification Form
Funding Certification Form
Homebuyer Assistance Request for Cash-Post Closing Checklist
Letter of Intent
The following HOME Program document is available for download as an Adobe PDF:
Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing
2013 HUD Income Limits
*MDA's HOME Program does not allow assistance to be provided in the Entitlement areas, which includes the city of Jackson, the city of Hattiesburg and the consortium which includes all of Harrison County, unless otherwise noted.
For more information: