The Goodnow Fund Donates $10,000 for FTHB Program

On September 30th, The Goodnow Fund awarded a $10,000 grant to HDF. The grant will support HDF’s first time home buyer education and counseling program through 2017. HDF’s first time homebuyer counseling services are provided completely free of charge to… Read more

HDF Receives Phase 3 SHP Grant from NeighborWorks America

NeighborWorks America continues to support innovation and sustainable homeownership at HDF. On September 29th, NeighborWorks America awarded HDF a $25,000 grant as part of the third phase of the national Sustainable Homeownership Program. HDF has participated in the first two… Read more

HDF Awarded $1.4 million from CDFI Fund

September 28, 2016 The Housing Development has been awarded $1.4 million from the CDFI Fund to support our first time homebuyer lending program. Since its creation in 1994, the CDFI fund has awarded more than $2.2 billion to CDFIs, community… Read more

Statewide DAP Program Launches in Connecticut!

A new, statewide program for downpayment and closing cost assistance has launched in Connecticut. HDF and the CT Department of Housing are pleased to announce that the Statewide Downpayment Assistance Program is now available to eligble first time homebuyers. Statewide… Read more

M & T Bank Supports Homebuyer Education with two Grants to HDF

M&T Bank has awarded HDF $30,000 in grant funding to support responsible homeownership. On August 24th, M&Bank awarded HDF a $15,000 grant to support its First Time Home Buyer Education and Counseling Program. HDF’s first time homebuyer counseling services are… Read more

Webster Bank Awards $10k to HDF First Time Homebuyer Program

On August 22nd Webster Bank awarded HDF a $10,000 grant to support its First Time Home Buyer Education and Counseling Program. HDF’s first time homebuyer counseling services are provided completely free of charge, and they’re designed specifically to help regular… Read more

Bank of America supports FTHB Counseling Program with a $10,000 Grant

Bank of America’s Charitable Foundation has awarded HDF a $10,000 grant to support our First Time Home Buyer education and counseling program. Bank of America is a longtime supporter of HDF’s counseling program and it continues to confirm its commitment… Read more

HDF Award 11th Round of Housing Tax Credits from CHFA

For the eleventh year in a row, HDF has received funding from the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority for HDF’s Live Where You Work program. The program is designed to help clients buy a home in the same town where they… Read more

NeighborWorks America supports HDF Programs with new Grants in FY16

NeighborWorks America committed a total of $576,500 to support several of HDF’s initiatives. The first is $12,500 in expendable funds to support HDF’s ShoreUp program, which provides financing for property owners in coastal municipalities located in Flood Zones VE or… Read more

Millport Apartments Groundbreaking

On June 1, ground was broken on the Millport Avenue Apartments affordable housing development in New Canaan, CT. The Millport Apartments redevelopment is a two-phase project supported by The Housing Authority of the Town of New Canaan, Connecticut Housing Finance… Read more