Housing & Neighborhood Development (HAND)

The Housing and Neighborhood Development division administers a wide variety of housing and community development programs that contribute to the quality of life, affordability and sustainability of Salt Lake City's diverse neighborhoods, and support State goals to eliminate chronic homelessness. The Division partners with a variety of non-profit, governmental and lending agencies using City, private and federal funds for these purposes. The Division also oversees fair housing laws and monitors grants received by the City.

Click here to learn more about HAND's vision, mission, and goals along with the market studies that drive them.



Neighborhood Building Improvement

The Neighborhood Building Improvement Program is one of the resources offered by Salt Lake City’s Division of Housing and Neighborhood Development to support and strengthen the city’s neighborhoods.

We are currently accepting applications until Thursday, November 10th. Click here for more information and to apply.


Impact Fees Facilities Draft Plan

The Impact Fees Facilities Draft Plan is now available. A frequently asked questions page is also available. 

Two public meetings will be held where the plan will be presented and comments taken. The first will be Tuesday, September 20, 2016, at 9:30 a.m. The second will be held on Thursday, September 22, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. Both will be held in room 315 of the Salt Lake City City/County Building on 451 S State Street. If you are unable to attend either public meeting but still want to comment please visit www.slcgov.com/opencityhall


2017-2018 CDBG, ESG, HOME and HOPWA Grant Applications

Applications for CDBG, ESG, HOME and HOPWA grants are now available with a closing date of Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 11:59pm. Applications will be accepted via ZoomGrants™, an online grant management system. Applications must closely align with the 2015-19 Consolidated Plan
To assist applicants, Salt Lake City will be hosting two training sessions. Attendance is mandatory at one of the sessions. Potential applicants must RSVP to Jennifer.Schumann@slcgov.com. Application training options are as follows:
In person training: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.
Online training: Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.
To assist potential applicants, Salt Lake City has made available a Grant Application Handbook and a 2017-18 Federal Grant Webinar where applicants can listen to instructions on how to apply for CDBG, ESG, HOME, and HOPWA money. 

Salt Lake City's Handyman Program

Salt Lake City is now offering assistance with small household repairs to seniors and persons with disabilities.  To qualify, the occupants must qualify as a senior (62 years of age and older) or must have a disability recognized under federal guidelines and the household income must be below 80% of median income.  The applicant must own the property to be repaired.

Click here for more information.

Home Innovation Competition

Contest submissions are due on September 23, 2016. Complete Contest Guidelines are available at: www.bidsync.com

Housing Innovation Lab



Homeless Services Site Evaluation Commission Approved Resolution 

Future Scenarios
Information Packet