WV Housing Assistance

The West Virginia Housing Development Fund is a public body corporate, and governmental instrumentality of the State of West Virginia, established to develop and improve housing opportunities for its residents
5710 MacCorkle Ave. SE
Charleston, WV 25304
(304) 391-8600 ​
This program helps homeowners with their past-due mortgage payments, utilities, homeowners’ insurance, property taxes, and other eligible costs. Applicants do not have to have a mortgage or need assistance with their mortgage to apply for other types of assistance. Individuals who own their home free and clear but may be behind with other housing expenses might still qualify. Click here to apply or call 844-542-0035 to request a paper application.  ​​

This program provides funding for both technical assistance and housing assistance to non-profits and government entities and to encourage stronger partnerships, collaboration and greater involvement of local communities in meeting housing needs in West Virginia

This program developed by the Federal Home Loan Bank Pittsburgh and the West Virginia Housing Development Fund to address homelessness

The primary objective of the HOME program is to expand the supply of decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing, primarily rental housing; to strengthen the abilities of state and local governments to provide housing; to ensure that federal housing services, financing, and other investments are provided to state and local governments in a coordinated, supportive fashion; to expand the capacity of nonprofit community-based housing development organizations; and to leverage private sector participation in financing affordable housing

This program provides Habitat for Humanity organizations in West Virginia a funding source for selling both new and existing single family Habitat mortgages to the Fund to assist in raising funds for constructing additional affordable housing

This program provides construction and/or permanent financing for new multifamily rental developments or those requiring acquisition and rehabilitation

Generates low-income residential rental units by encouraging private investment through federal tax credits

A federal program administered by the Fund to increase and preserve the supply of decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing, with primary attention to rental housing for extremely low-income and very low-income households, including homeless families

This program is designed to help eligible households repair or replace on-site septic systems or connect to a public treatment system

CDBG-DR Multifamily Rental Housing Program​​​
This program was developed to assist the WV Development Office in administering the multifamily rental portion of the disaster recovery funds they received from HUD following the June 2016 floods and storms