City of Alameda Pre-Application - 2667 Fifth Street

Hello Applicant!

These are unprecedented times and we hope this finds you and your loved ones well. 


Thank you for your interest in applying to the City of Alameda Below Market Rate homeownership program. Please note, the minimum household size for this opportunity is 2 and the information you submit on this pre-application will be used to determine your total preference points, your lottery ranking order, and will be verified when you complete a full application. Each household can only submit one pre-application so please be sure you are submitting accurate information. If you need assistance filling out this form please contact Hello Housing at (415) 863-3036.


Once you have submitted the pre-application, you should receive an email with your unique lottery number and information about the preference points you claimed. If you do not receive an email within 24 hours of submitting your pre-application or if you find any incorrect information with regard to your preference points, please contact us immediately at alameda@hellohousing.org or call (415) 863-3036.


All applications must be received by Friday, October 9, 2020.

Please note, late or incomplete applications will not be accepted. If you have any questions or concerns about submitting this information, please email alameda@hellohousing.org or call (415) 863-3036.


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Thanks!
Hello Housing Team 

Primary Applicant Information
Provide details for the Primary Applicant below. Please note, that the Primary Applicant will be the main point of contact. It is not required that the Primary Applicant be the most significant contributor to the family income.










Applicant Demographics
Hello Housing believes that fair and equal access to affordable housing opportunities is critical to supporting diverse communities where people thrive. To know how we are doing, we need to collect demographic information of our applicants, buyers and renters. And, we need to collect this information in a way that can be compared with other publicly-available information. The format and choices of the following questions mirror how these questions are asked by the U.S. Census Bureau. 

Please be assured that this information is only used in the aggregate and is not used in any way to determine your household’s eligibility for any program offering. By providing this information, you are helping us better understand the reach and impact of our programs in the communities we serve, which in turn leads to more effective affordable housing solutions.









 

Your answers below help us make the program more accessible to applicants who speak different languages.  Your answers will not be used in any way to determine your eligibility for this program.




 
Household Details
Include all adults AND children living at least 50% of the time in the household. For minors to count
in your household size they must be claimed as a dependent on the most recent tax return of one of
the adult household members OR one of the adult household members must be able to provide
evidence of at least 50% custody of the minor.
Include all gross income (before taxes) anticipated for the current year, earned by adults in the household aged 18 or over. Include regular employment, self-employment, gratuities and commissions BEFORE taxes and other deductions, child or spousal support, pension, Social Security, disability pension, Worker’s Compensation, investment income and any other miscellaneous income. Please project annual income based on year-to-date income including overtime pay, plus any anticipated bonuses.

Your annual income is too high to qualify for the City of Alameda BMR Homeownership Program.

Your annual income is too low to qualify for the City of Alameda BMR Homeownership Program.
Assets are NOT the same as income. Assets include the value of cash in your checking and savings
accounts, owned real estate, investments, mutual funds, gift funds, etc. Combine the total value of
these assets for all adults. Enter 0 for no assets.
Please double check your asset amount. Applicants with assets below $12,500 will not meet the down payment requirement.
To be considered a First Time Homebuyer, all household members must not be on Title to a home within the past three years.
"Live" means one member of the household is a current resident of the City of Alameda.

"Work" means one member of the household must work a minimum of 32 hours per week as a permanent employee at a business located within the corporate limits of the City of Alameda.
To qualify for this preference point, a member of the household must be an employee of the Alameda Unified School District. 
 
Additional Household Members
Please provide information on any other members of your household, such as children, grandparents, or other adults in the household who are full or part-time residents. This information helps calculate your household size. Demographic information is not a criteria in the approval process but provides a clearer picture on the types of families who might benefit from affordable housing opportunities.
Please note, each household can only enter the lottery one time. Hello Housing will verify that no other household members submitted a Pre-Application Form. 




 
Household Member #1's Demographic Info

As a reminder, this information is only used in the aggregate and is not used in any way to determine your household’s eligibility for any program offering.














Additional Household Members #2




 
Household Member #2's Demographic Info

As a reminder, this information is only used in the aggregate and is not used in any way to determine your household’s eligibility for any program offering.














Additional Household Members #3




 
Household Member #3's Demographic Info

As a reminder, this information is only used in the aggregate and is not used in any way to determine your household’s eligibility for any program offering.














Additional Household Members #4




 
Household Member #4's Demographic Info

As a reminder, this information is only used in the aggregate and is not used in any way to determine your household’s eligibility for any program offering.














Additional Household Members #5




 
Household Member #5's Demographic Info

As a reminder, this information is only used in the aggregate and is not used in any way to determine your household’s eligibility for any program offering.














Additional Household Members #6




 
Household Member #6's Demographic Info

As a reminder, this information is only used in the aggregate and is not used in any way to determine your household’s eligibility for any program offering.