FHLB Des Moines offers a variety of products to support the purchase, construction or rehabilitation of affordable housing. Since the inception of the Affordable Housing Program in 1990, FHLB Des Moines has awarded $635 million to provide affordable housing opportunities to more than 106,000 families and individuals.
Competitive Affordable Housing Program
The Competitive Affordable Housing Program encourages partnerships between our member financial institutions and local housing providers (sponsors) to secure funds for the purchase, construction or rehabilitation of affordable homeownership or rental housing units.
The 2020 AHP application period opens on May 1, 2020.
Beginning on February 14, 2020, sponsor housing organizations will have access to Technical Assistance on-demand to help prepare AHP applications.
Down Payment Products
Our member financial institutions have access to grant funds to provide down payment and closing cost assistance to income eligible owner-occupant households.
Down Payment Products:
2020 Down Payment Product funding opened on January 1, 2020.