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.

Historic Northwest Pipeline Building Proposal Selection

Salt Lake City has selected Cowboy Partners/Form Development to redevelop the Historic Northwest Pipeline Building Site located at 315 East 200 South in Downtown Salt Lake City after a competitive, community-based selection process. 
Cowboy Partners/Form Development’s proposal includes the historic renovation of the Northwest Pipeline building and the construction of two new structures that will result in 248 new residential units on the property, including 65 permanent supportive housing units, 28 affordable units for those earning 40%-60% of the area median income, and 155 market rate units.  The proposal also includes 11,200 square feet of neighborhood commercial space and 1,210 square feet of rent-free space for a business that provides employment opportunities for chronically homeless individuals.
For additional information contact Todd Reeder:

Homeless Services Site Evaluation Commission Approved Resolution 

Future Scenarios
Information Packet 

Neighborhood Building Improvement Program

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.
The program is intended to revitalize neighborhood commercial areas, enhance the livability of adjacent communities, and support local businesses.
Funding for the 2015-2016 program year is directed towards the Poplar Grove and Central City/Central Ninth target areas to stimulate revitalization efforts and private sector investments.
Contact Shawn Beus with questions or to submit your application:
Shawn Beus
HAND Housing Survey

Salt Lake City is prioritizing housing and neighborhood development needs and wants to hear from you!

What does Salt Lake City need when it comes to housing and neighborhood development? More affordable housing? More parks and trails? Improved street infrastructure?
Your input will help direct housing and neighborhood development priorities!
Salt Lake City está priorizando necesidades de desarrollo de la vivienda y el barrio y quiere saber de usted!
¿Qué necesita Salt Lake City cuando se trata de desarrollo de la vivienda y el vecindario? Viviendas más asequibles? Más parques y senderos? Mejora de la infraestructura de la calle?
Su contribución nos ayudará a determinar prioridades de vivienda y desarrollo vecindario
The City Is Creating A New Housing Plan & We Want To Hear From You!
Housing and Community Development Open House
Salt Lake City’s Housing and Neighborhood Development Division is hosting an open house at the Sorenson Unity Center to showcase this year’s applicants for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) programs.
Residents are invited to participate in the Open House and learn about different programs in the community. Representatives from organizations that applied for these grants will be in attendance to answer questions about their programs and the services they provide. Light refreshments will be served. 
Individuals will have an opportunity to vote for the programs they believe should be prioritized for funding and these votes will be passed on to the Community Development and Capital Improvement Program (CDCIP) advisory board, the Mayor and City Council to inform them of public will regarding CDBG and ESG funds.
Open House details are as follows:
DATE:           Monday, December 3, 2015
TIME:            5:30—7:00 p.m.
LOCATION:    Sorenson Unity Center
                    1383 South 900 West
                    Salt Lake City, UT 84104
For any questions or concerns, please contact Jennifer Schumann at 801-535-7276 or jennifer.schumann@slcgov.com
Salt Lake City’s Housing and Neighborhood Development Division is hosting an open house at the Sorenson Unity Center