Housing & Community Development


What is Housing & Community Development?

Housing & Community Development is a division of Boise's Planning & Development Services Department. We support livability from housing and neighborhoods 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.

  • Are you interested in purchasing a house?  AutumnGold Affordable Housing has three properties ready for sale!
    6280 W. Poplar
    6258 W. Poplar
    6017 W. Kirkwood

    For other all other AutumnGold properties, please see: AutumnGold Affordable Home Ownership!

    To qualify for properties in the City of Boise, households must be less than 80% of Area Median Income, have a middle credit score of 620, debt to income ratio's that do not exceed 35% for housing debt and 42% for all debt, and a primary lender that will accept secondary financing from the City of Boise. 

    For additional information on the City of Boise's Home Ownership Loan Program, please contact Ken Cameron (kcameron@cityofboise.org) or 208-570-6844.

  • NEW!  The Draft 2017 Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER) is available for review and comment!

    The City of Boise, Idaho, invites public comment on the 2017 CAPER. The CAPER details how the City of Boise used Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program funds during Program Year 2017 for activities and accomplishments from October 1, 2017, through September 30, 2018, while addressing community needs and priorities identified in the City of Boise’s Five-Year Consolidated Housing and Community Development Plan. The City of Boise’s Program Year 2017 CAPER is expected to be submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on or about December 31, 2018.

    A public meeting to obtain comment on the CAPER will be hosted on December 21, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in the Greenbelt Room of City Hall (3rd floor), located at 150 N. Captiol Boulevard.

    Written comments will be accepted through December 26, 2018.    English    Spanish

    2017 Draft CAPER