Housing & Community Development

What's New?

  • Landlord Training - May 7 & 8
    The City of Nampa, Boise and Meridian present: Landlord Training, Keeping Illegal Activity Out of Rental Property: A practical guide for landlords and property managers

    When:      Thursday, May 7, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM: Market Rate Housing
                    Friday, May 8, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM: Federally Subsidized Housing

    Where:     West Ada Facility, 1303 E Central Drive, Meridian, ID 83642

    Cost:        $20/person for 1 day | $30/person for both days

    Register:   Reservations close Friday, May 1. Click here to complete the registration
                    form and return, with payment, to the City of Nampa. More information.

  • HPRP 2 Application Online
    $90,000 is available for the Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program. This allows for agencies to apply for either rapid re-housing of families or homeless prevention of families. Grants are due in ZoomGrants by May 3, 2015. Contracts will run from October 1, 2015 - September 30, 2016. Apply now.
  • Point-in-Time Count
    Thank you to all of the 95 people who volunteered time to help conduct the annual Point-In-Time (PIT) count on January 29 and 30, 2015. The count, which records data on those staying in shelters or transitional housing programs on the night of January 28, 2015, was very successful. The final version of the Homelessness in Idaho 2015 Point-In-Time Count Report is scheduled for release in April 2015. Learn more.

What is Housing & Community Development?

Housing & Community Development is a division of Boise's Planning & Development Services Department. We support a diverse range of issues affecting our community, from affordable housing to social and human services.

  • The City of Boise does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, age, familial status, sexual orientation or gender identity/expression. 

  • Any document on Housing & Community Development's website can be translated into other languages upon request.

Our Mission Statement

  • To develop viable urban communities by providing decent housing and suitable living environment and expanding economic opportunities principally for persons of low and moderate income.