National Housing Trust Fund

  • National Housing Trust Fund

On February 8, 2016, Governor Kasich sent a letter to HUD Secretary Julian Castro notifying him of Ohio's intent to participate in the NHTF program and designating the Ohio Development Services Agency (ODSA) as the administering entity and OHFA as the sub-grantee to allocate program funds and monitor funded projects. Ohio will receive $3,747,502 in program year 2016.


Allocation Plan Draft


Public Input

The Ohio Housing Finance Agency hosted a series of forums and Advisory Group work sessions to define the objectives of the National Housing Trust Fund Allocation Plan and to devise the criteria that determined how the State will distribute the funds in the first program year. Notes from these meetings are below.

February 25, 2016 NHTF Public Forum Presentation (PDF)
February 25, 2016 NHTF Public Forum Meeting Minutes (PDF)
March 22, 2016 Advisory Group I Overview (PDF)
April 26, 2016 Advisory Group II Overview (PDF)
May 19, 2016 Advisory Group III Overview (PDF)

More Information


Contact Information:

Questions and correspondence regarding NHTF may be directed to:

Planning, Preservation and Development
Ohio Housing Finance Agency
57 East Main Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
614.466.7587
NHTFallocation@ohiohome.org