FEMA Information Request



Special Request on Behalf of FEMA


On June 18, 2019, President Donald J. Trump declared several Ohio counties a major disaster due to the severe storms, straight-line winds, tornadoes, flooding, and landslides that occurred May 27-29, 2019. As of July 8, 2019, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has designated eleven Ohio counties as major disaster areas. FEMA has requested some basic information from OHFA's owner and management partners to help them determine how best to assist households displaced by the severe weather. Therefore, we are requesting that you respond to the following questions by Wednesday, July 10 at 5:00 PM EST, as this request is time sensitive.


1.  Do you own and/or manage a housing tax credit property in one of the following Ohio counties that has been declared by FEMA to be a major disaster area per DR-4447: Auglaize, Darke, Greene, Hocking, Mahoning, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, Muskingum, Perry, or Pickaway County?

2.  If yes, do you currently have any vacant units available for rent at your property/properties in any of the aforementioned designated counties?

3. If you answered “Yes” to questions 1 and 2, please send OHFA the following information:


·     Property Name

·     Property Street Address, City, State, and Zip Code

·     Property Contact Person Name

·     Property Contact Person Phone Number

·     Property Contact Person Email Address

·     Number of units currently available for rent*

·     Unit bedroom count, i.e., Efficiency, 1 BR, 2 BR, 3 BR, 4+ BR, etc.

*Please denote whether or not the vacant units are 504 accessible


Responses should be sent to Compliance@ohiohome.org by Wednesday, July 10 at 5:00 PM EST. Thank you very much for your time and effort in responding to this special request.


If you have any questions, please contact Kelan Craig, Director, Office of Multifamily Housing.