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Housing and Community Services Department
Housing and Community Services Department

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Inclusionary Zoning Ownership (Condominium) Units -  Inclusionary/BMR Homeownership Policies and Procedures [more...]

 Mortgage Credit Program - The City of Berkeley participates on the Mortgage Credit Certificate (MCC) Program through Alameda County.  Please call (510) 670-5799 for a brochure and listing of participating lenders.  MCC recipients may take up to 15% of their annual mortgage interest payments as a dollar for dollar tax credit against their federal income taxes.  Qualified homebuyers can adjusts their federal income tax withholdings, which will increase their income available to pay the monthly mortgage. [more...]

Employment Programs - Employment Programs [more...]

Berkeley Rides for Seniors & the Disabled (BRSD) - ***Formerly Berkeley Paratransit Services***


Senior and Disabled Home Rehabilitation Loan Program - The purpose of the Seniors and Disabled Home Rehabilitation Loan Program is to assist low income senior and disabled homeowners in repairing/modifying their homes, to eliminate conditions that pose a threat to their health and safety and to help preserve the City's housing inventory. Qualified borrowers can receive interest-free loans of up to $100,000.   [more...]

Shelter Plus Care - City of Berkeley Shelter Plus Care Program [more...]

Berkeley Housing Trust Fund - The City of Berkeley created its Housing Trust Fund (HTF) in 1990. A housing trust fund is a program that pools funds for affordable housing construction from a variety of sources with different requirements, and makes them available through one single application process to local developers.  [more...]

Inclusionary Housing Below Market Rental Information for Owners Property - Inclusionary/Below-Market Rate (BMR) Rental Owners and Property Managers [more...]

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Housing and Community Services Department, 2180 Milvia Street, 2nd Floor, Berkeley, CA 94704
Questions or comments? Email: Phone: (510) 981-5400
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903