Help us open the door

because everyone deserves a place to live and a chance to succeed.

At Housing Trust, we believe safe, stable, affordable housing opens the door to better living for everyone. As a certified CDFI (Community Development Financial Institution), we lead the greater Bay Area in delivering innovative financial solutions and creating a strong affordable housing market.

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Invested in Affordable Housing


Housing Opportunities Created Since 2000


People Helped to Find Housing


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This past fiscal year has been a busy one across the 13-county greater Bay Area and Sacramento, with the Apple Affordable Housing Fund, Google’s Launch Initiative, Supportive Housing Fund, TECH Fund, Sonoma County Housing Fund, Monterey Bay Housing Trust, and more.

Great Minds Tackle Big Challenges

Using innovation and strong partnerships to tackle the Bay Area housing crisis

Investment Opportunities

Our innovative investment options help make our communities affordable, sustainable, and vibrant.

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Developer Financing

When developers partner with a lender, affordable housing becomes a reality.

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Homeownership Assistance

We believe communities prosper when people can own a home in places that matter to them.

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News and Updates

Housing California’s 2023 Conference

Housing Trust is looking forward to attending Housing California‘s 2023 Conference in San Diego, March 27-29. If you’re heading there too, be sure to stop by and meet our team at Booth #32 in the Exhibitors’ Hall!

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New Updates to the Empower Homebuyers SCC Down Payment Assistance Program

Program offers loan amount of $250,000, up to 30% of the purchase price with no maximum purchase price  San Jose, CA – March 15, 2023 – The County of Santa Clara and Housing Trust Silicon Valley, a nonprofit community loan fund, announced today new updates to the Empower Homebuyers Santa Clara County (SCC) Down Payment Assistance…

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La Avenida Ground Breaking

Breaking ground on new affordable housing projects like Eden Housing, Inc.‘s La Avenida in Mountain View brings a new wave of hope to the Bay Area. We are proud to have supported this project from the beginning and were so happy to celebrate the groundbreaking with all the public and private partners who helped make…

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