Awarded Request for Proposals
The cities of Eugene and Springfield offer federal HOME Investment Partnership program funds and other resources for affordable housing annually through the Housing Request for Proposals (RFPs). The awarded projects support the City’s goal to increase the supply of affordable housing, a strategy established by the City through the 2015 Eugene-Springfield Consolidated Plan (http://www.eugene-or.gov/hudconplan).
2018 Eugene HOME Awards
Eugene City Council voted to award the city-owned property at 1525 River Road to the River Road Affordable Housing development proposed by St. Vincent de Paul. Council also awarded $150,466 in Low-Income Housing Funds to the Commons on MLK proposal from Homes for Good Housing Agency. Please click on the links below to see the proposals.
- St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County, Inc. was awarded the city-owned property at 1525 River Road and $725,000 in HOME funds to build 53 units targeted to very low and extremely low income households including units set aside for victims of domestic violence (please see the rendering below).
- Homes for Good Housing Agency was awarded $900,000 ($749,534 in HOME funds and $150,466 in Low-Income Housing Funds) to build 51 units for permanent supportive housing for households experiencing homelessness in the Harlow Neighborhood at 2411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd in Eugene (rendering is below).
2018 Springfield HOME Award
The Eugene-Springfield HOME Consortium Governing Board awarded $750,000 in HOME funds to a Homes for Good proposal in Springfield. Please click on the link below to see the proposal.
- Hayden Bridge Meadows will be 70 units of housing and common area at 1975 5th Street in Springfield. Apartments will be targeted to very low and extremely low income households including units targeted to persons living with HIV/AIDS.
For more information, call 541-682-5532 or email Ellen Meyi-Galloway.
2017 Eugene HOME Award
Eugene City Council voted to award $700,000 in HOME funds to Homes for Good to the Market District Commons development located at the northwest corner of 6th Avenue and Oak Street in downtown Eugene. Council also awarded a $224,820 Systems Development Charge exemption. The City provided a $700,000 construction loan to further support this project. Please click on the link below to see the proposal.
- Market District Commons development will be a mixed-use project and will created 50 residential units, of which fifteen units will serve veterans, along with veterans and person with disabilities experiencing homelessness. The remaining spaces will be for households earning less than 60% area median income.