The Housing Fund
The Housing Fund provides resources and creative leadership to help individuals and communities create and maintain affordable and healthy places in which low and moderate income people live!
Help Us Create Affordable Housing
The Housing Fund is raising dollars to help create and preserve affordable housing across Tennessee, and we need your help. Would you consider donating to support our cause?
We're Celebrating 25 Years
The Housing Fund has served Nashville and the State of Tennessee since 1996. Check out our timeline, as well as some photos from our 25th Anniversary celebration.
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A Message From Our CEO Marshall Crawford
New Affordable Housing Units in 2022
Total Dollars Leveraged in Millions
The Housing Fund Priorities
The Housing Fund provides resources and creative leadership to help individuals and communities create and maintain affordable and healthy places in which low and moderate income people live. Click on the links below to explore our initiatives.
The Metro ARP Mortgage and Rental Assistance Grant
The Housing Fund has received a new grant to assist individuals whose income was impacted by COVID-19. This grant can be used to help with with first and/or second mortgage payments, rent, and utility payments.
Introducing The Housing Resiliency Fund
The Housing Fund is working to provide property tax relief in several zip codes throughout Nashville through our Housing Resiliency Fund grant, generously supported by Amazon.
For Existing Homeowners
Reflections from our Chief Executive Officer
2022 was a year of relevant partnerships – As health conditions and economic challenges continue to impact our society, I remain humbled by the opportunity to lead The Housing Fund. Our board members and staff remain dedicated and committed to our mission to serve low- and moderate-income people. We appreciate our partners, investors, and colleagues who remain committed to supporting us in our efforts to address issues that plague the people and communities we serve.
Frequently Asked Questions
DOES THF EVER ALLOW FOR RATIOS TO EXCEED 45%?
No. We encourage those whose ratios exceed these to apply if interested. Sometimes we look at income differently than the first mortgage lender and we may be able to help.
DO I HAVE TO HAVE GOOD CREDIT TO APPLY?
THF makes all decisions regarding who might be eligible for our loans. Having a good payment history is an important part of that decision. You can find a list of some of the most important aspects of “good credit” on the “info for lenders” tab.
DO YOU PROVIDE DEVELOPMENT LOANS FOR ACQUISITION ONLY?
Yes. In addition, loans are made for Acquisition Rehab, Acquisition New Construction, Rehab, and New Construction..
In The News
Marshall Crawford, CEO – Interview with Nashville Business Journal Publisher, Lori Becker
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Mailing address: PO Box 281345
50 Vantage Way, Suite 201
Nashville, TN 37228