Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County
By The numbers
Public Housing Units 136
Total Units 7459
1.8.20 Members Making News
On December 31, 2019 HUD announced more than $79 million in Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) grants to nearly 700 public housing authorities nationwide. FSS grants help public housing authorities hire service coordinators who connect public housing residents with local programs and services with the...
The CLPHA family mourns the passing of Shauna Sorrells, a deeply committed affordable housing professional. Shauna passed away unexpectedly last month. Shauna served as the Chief Operating Officer for the Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County (HOCMC), and before that she was HOCMC’s...
9.26.19 Members Making News, Awards/Grants
Three Housing Developments Named Winners of the 2019 ULI Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Award (Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County)
From the Urban Land Institute: Plaza Roberto Maestas in Seattle; the Lindley in Bethesda, Maryland; and the Watson in Quincy, Massachusetts, have been selected as the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing’s 2019 Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing...
8.8.19 Members Making News
County Executive Elrich Announces Record Year of Finance through Montgomery County’s Housing Initiative Fund (Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County)
From Montgomery County, MD's press release: Wednesday, County Executive Marc Elrich announced that Montgomery County’s Housing Initiative Fund (HIF) provided the highest level of financing in its 30-year history to preserve or create 22 multifamily properties generating a total of 3,254 apartment...
5.8.19 Members Making News
City of Rockville brings multi-million dollar, mixed-use development to downtown area (Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County)
From WDVM: The City of Rockville breaks ground on building a multi-million dollar, mixed-use development in their downtown area. What used to be just a parking lot will soon be a new place of attraction for Downtown Rockville. City of Rockville Mayor Bridget Newton said...
3.29.19 Members Making News
$150M mixed-used development coming to Rockville (Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County)
From the Washington Business Journal: A joint venture will bring an 18-story, $150 million mixed-used development to downtown Rockville. Duball LLC, Daiwa House Group and the Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County announced Friday the purchase of 1.5 acres at the corner...
2.14.19 Members Making News
Congratulations to the 60 CLPHA members who received grants through HUD's Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program! FSS grants help PHAs hire service coordinators who connect residents with local programs and services. In HUD’s press release announcing the awards, Secretary...
11.29.18 Members Making News, Awards/Grants, Announcements
Congratulations to CLPHA PHAs Receiving FUP Vouchers; Free CLPHA & CSH Webinar to Prepare PHAs for Implementation
On November 21, HUD announced awards for the Family Unification Program (FUP), a partnership between PHAs and child welfare agencies that provides housing assistance to foster youth at risk of homelessness and families whose lack of housing is a reason for their child’s foster care...
10.24.18 In The News, Members Making News, Offsite Link
Housing Opportunities Commission and Partners Celebrate Opening of The Lindley and Dedication of Jean Banks Park in Chevy Chase
The Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County and partners cut the ribbon on The Lindley, a 200-unit high-rise in Chevy Chase, MD. The opening of The Lindley constitutes a net increase of 22 units of affordable housing in the neighborhood. You can watch a time-lapse...
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