The CDBG / Housing Division manages various programs to assist with:
- Funds to purchase your first home in Lompoc (Homebuyer Assistance Program)
- Grants for Local Non-Profit Agencies (Community Development Block Grant Program)
- Subrecipient monitoring, compliance and resources (Monitoring, Compliance and Resources)
The City of Lompoc is an equal opportunity lender, and adheres to the Federal Fair Housing and Equal Credit Opportunity Acts.
Fair Lending Notice & Statement of Non-Discrimination (in English and Spanish)
The division is in the process of translating documents to Spanish. For additional assistance, please contact Chanel Ovalle at 805-875-8245.
This program is currently on “hold”. New applications will not be accepted until further notice.
The Lompoc Homebuyer Assistance Program (LHAP) is a City of Lompoc Housing Trust Fund Program that expands home ownership opportunities in the community of Lompoc. The program removes financial barriers to the dream of home ownership by lowering home acquisition and carrying costs. The program enables qualified families to purchase a home that provides a stable residence that strengthens the family, neighborhood and community. Participants must be first time, low-income home buyers (up to 120% Area Median Income) and purchase a home within the City limits of Lompoc. For detailed information, please see program guidelines and underwriting standards.
- loan up to $65,000 to assist with down payment
- 3% fixed interest
- 30-year deferred payment (no current interest or principal payments)
pay upon sale, transfer, refinancing of the home or at the end of 30 year term (whichever comes first)
- closing cost grant up to $7,500
To qualify, contact a City Approved First Mortgage Lender as reflected on the following flyer:
The CDBG Entitlement Program, established in 1974 and administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), allocates annual grants to non-profit agencies who will develop viable communities by providing decent housing, a suitable living environment, and opportunities to expand economic opportunities, principally for low- and moderate-income persons.
- NOFA Application 2019-2020
- 19-20 Instructions to Application
- 2016-20 Consolidate Plan
- 2017-18 Annual Action Plan
- 2018-19 Draft Annual Action Plan
- 2018-19 Action Plan Public Notice
- 2018-19 Action Plan Public Notice in Spanish
- 2016-17 CAPER
- NOFA in English
- NOFA in Spanish
- Limited English Proficiency Plan
- Complaint Form - ENGLISH
- Complaint Form - SPANISH
- Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing
- Public Notice for 2019-20 Action Plan (English & Spanish)
Monitoring, Compliance and Resources
Agencies who receive funding from the City can access forms and tools:
- Community Resource Guide
- HUD Income Calculator
- Multi-Family Utility Allowance Worksheet
- Single-Family Utility Allowance Worksheet
- Income Guidelines
- Expenditure Summary and Payment Request (ESPR) Form
- Beneficiary Data Report (BDR) Form
- Subrecipent Monitoring Procedure for LEP
On May 6, 2014, the City Council adopted Chapter 45 of the Administrative Procedures Manual’s Sub-Recipient Financial, Programmatic, and Monitoring Reporting Requirement Policy (Policy). This Policy prescribes responsibilities for non-profit partners, affordable housing providers, and affordable housing developers, collectively, sub-recipients (Sub-Recipients). The Policy defines a Sub-Recipient as an affordable housing organization organized primarily to provide for lower-income residential, transitional, and homeless housing needs, non-profit agencies providing community services, and organizations that receive funding through the City by way of grants or loans.