Housing Tools has over 20 years of experience producing affordable housing in California as developers, municipal administrators, and consultants. This variety of perspectives helps you develop a project that strategically leverages resources and proactively addresses potential roadblocks. We assist with property acquisition, financial structuring, funding applications, entitlement processing, and project management.
Housing Tools provides project management services for all phases of affordable housing development, from property acquisition and financial structuring, to lease-up and permanent loan closing. We love to help you formulate your vision, and then make it a reality.
Our team will help you efficiently identify and assess sites for development feasibility. This includes analysis of physical and environmental conditions, infrastructure, zoning, and funding feasibility. We will help you understand the opportunities, risks, and timeline associated with your project.
We utilize project management software and a disciplined approach to meeting critical path deadlines to prepare a wide range of successful funding applications. Our experience has included TCAC, CDLAC, CDBG, HOME, MHP, AHSC, PLHA, NPLH, VHHS, IIG, TOD, and AHP applications.
Housing Tools provides labor monitoring for federal and state regulations, including prevailing wages, MBE/WBE, and Section 3 requirements. We have created labor compliance monitoring guides and bid packages that can be customized to your needs.
HUD HAP Contracts
We have expertise in HUD HAP Contract renewals, and will work with you to integrate the HAP contract renewal process with your other financing sources.
Our firm has developed an effective system for managing finance closing due diligence, document review and scheduling, so that you can close on-time and on-budget. We have extensive experience with construction and permanent closings involving major funding sources and lending institutions in the affordable housing industry.