The Kaua‘i County Housing Agency


Mission Statement: To provide greater opportunities for affordable housing and to support community development for the residents of the County of Kauaʻi.

 

Announcements


Thursday, October 24, 2019
2020 CDBG Legal Public Notice Workshop Info Meeting

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) PROGRAM YEAR 2020 APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE

The Kauai County Housing Agency will hold public informational workshops for those interested in applying for CDBG program year 2020, funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

The workshops are held for the purpose of dispensing materials and related federal grant information to potential applicants.  Please see Public Notice for dates, times and locations.

CDBG APPLICATIONS will be available online here on November 12, 2019.  Applications must be submitted online by January 10, 2020. No paper applications will be accepted.

CONSOLIDATED PLAN 2020-2025 and ANNUAL ACTION PLAN 2020 – request public input and comments

The Kauai County Housing Agency is receiving comments on the upcoming 5-year Consolidated Plan (CP) for program years 2020-2025 and Annual Action Plan (AAP) for program year 2020.  The purpose of the CP and AAP is to ensure that jurisdictions receiving federal assistance, plan for housing and related needs to develop viable communities, principally for low- to moderate-income persons, by providing decent housing, a suitable living environment and expanding economic opportunities.  The CP focuses on three areas of concern: housing, homelessness, and community development.

Interested persons are encouraged to attend the meetings and provide comments. Written comments may be mailed to 4444 Rice Street, Suite 330, Lihue,, HI 96766 or emailed to kbarros@kauai.gov

The Kauai County Housing Agency will hold public informational workshops for those interested in applying for CDBG program year 2020, funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

The workshops are held for the purpose of dispensing materials and related federal grant information to potential applicants.  Please see Public Notice for dates, times and locations.

CDBG APPLICATIONS will be available online here on November 12, 2019.  Applications must be submitted online by January 10, 2020. No paper applications will be accepted.

 

CONSOLIDATED PLAN 2020-2025 and ANNUAL ACTION PLAN 2020 – request public input and comments

The Kauai County Housing Agency is receiving comments on the upcoming 5-year Consolidated Plan (CP) for program years 2020-2025 and Annual Action Plan (AAP) for program year 2020.  The purpose of the CP and AAP is to ensure that jurisdictions receiving federal assistance, plan for housing and related needs to develop viable communities, principally for low- to moderate-income persons, by providing decent housing, a suitable living environment and expanding economic opportunities.  The CP focuses on three areas of concern: housing, homelessness, and community development.

Interested persons are encouraged to attend the meetings and provide comments. Written comments may be mailed to 4444 Rice Street, Suite 330, Lihue,, HI 96766 or emailed to kbarros@kauai.gov

 


Monday, July 15, 2019
Workforce Housing Nexus and Financial Feasibility Analysis for the County of Kauai

Friday, May 10, 2019
Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List Open

The Kaua‘i County Housing Agency Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program announces it will be accepting applications for its Section 8 HCV waiting list starting at 8 a.m. on  May 15, 2019, until further notice.

Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

Contact Information

photo of Adam Roversi

Adam Roversi
Director

County of Kauaʻi Housing Agency
Piʻikoi Building
4444 Rice Street, Suite 330
Līhuʻe, HI 96766

Housing & Community Development:
Telephone (808) 241-4444
Fax (808) 241-5118

Section 8 Rental Assistance:
Telephone (808) 241-4440
Fax (808) 241-5119

Bookmark This Page: http://www.kauai.gov/Housing

 

The Housing Policy for the County of Kaua'i

The purpose of Ordinance No. 860 is to establish by law a housing policy in furtherance of the goals and objectives identified for the Kauaʻi County Housing Agency in Section 2-1.16 of the Kauaʻi County Code 1987. Ordinance No. 860 includes workforce housing requirements for residential and resort developments, and codifies procedures used to administer housing development programs. The Ordinance is effective June 10, 2008 as  Ordinance No. 860.

Administrative Rules know as "The Administration of Chapter 7A, Kaua'i County Code, Pertaining to the Housing Policy for the County of Kaua'i" was adopted on July 21, 2015 for the purpose of implementing the goals and objectives of Chapter 7A, Kaua'i County Code 1987.

2019 Income, Rental and For Sale Limits

Pursuant to Ordinance No. 860, US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides the County with the Kaua'i median household income amount each year.  In addition, HUD provides income limits, by household size, for extremely low income households that earn thirty percent (30%) of the median household income, very low income households that earn fifty percent (50%) of the median household income, households that earn sixty percent (60%) of the median household income, and low income households that earn eighty percent (80%) of the median household income.  The Housing Agency provides Workforce Housing and Gap Group income limits utilizing the Kaua'i median household income and HUD's methodology.

2019 Annual Income Limits

2019 Rental Limits by Family Size

2019 Rental Limits by Bedroom Count

2019 Sale Limits by Family Size

2019 Sale Limits by Bedroom Count

2019 Sale Limits by Income -Bedroom Size

 

NOTE: The 2019 Income Limits are not in effect for the HOME Program. The 2018 Income Limits for the HOME Program were effective on June 1, 2018. HOME grantees may not use income limits until the effective date of the income limits each year.

 

Kaua‘i County Housing Agency Services Map

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Housing Agency Services Map