**OPEN ENROLLMENT** 

The open enrollment period for the Moderate Income Housing Unit Program (MIHU) begins on January 2, 2019.  Applications for homeownership will be accepted through 5:00 p.m. Thursday, January 31, 2019.     

 

For detailed program information, DHCD will host two MIHU Homeownership workshops and one MIHU Renters workshop to explain eligibility requirements, the application process and the selection process.  Workshops are FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, but registration is required.  Prospective buyers and renters are ENCOURAGED to register to attend.   

 

MIHU HOMEOWNERSHIP INFORMATION WORKSHOP – Option 1
When:  January 17, 2019
Where: Howard County Department of Housing and Community Development
Address:  9820 Patuxent Woods Drive, Room 211, Columbia, MD 21046
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Click here to register:  Homeownership Workshop #1

 

MIHU HOMEOWNERSHIP INFORMATION WORKSHOP – Option 2
When:  January 24, 2019
Where: Howard County Department of Housing and Community Development
ADDRESS:  9820 Patuxent Woods Drive, Room 211, Columbia, MD 21046
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Click here to register: Homeownership Workshop #2

 

MIHU RENTERS INFORMATION WORKSHOP
When: January 16, 2019
Where: Howard County Department of Housing and Community Development
ADDRESS:  9820 Patuxent Woods Drive, Room 211, Columbia, MD 21046
Time:  6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Click here to register:  Rental Workshop

 

 

Prospective MIHU RENTERS should inquire about unit availability and apply at participating rental communities any time during the year.   For household income limits and additional program information, visit our website at: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/mihu_rental

 

For a list of MIHU participating rental communities, location, unit size and rental amounts, click here.

 

To apply for HOMEOWNERSHIP opportunities ONLY, please click here to access a printable application or click here to submit an On-Line Application.  For all application submissions, please be prepared to submit or upload the following supporting documentation for each working adult in the household:

 

  • 3 most recent consecutive paystubs

  • 2017 or 2018 W-2

  • 2017 or 2018 Tax returns (all pages)

  • Other income documentation and/or college transcripts for non-working adults

 

Open enrollment periods for the MIHU homeownership program are held quarterly.  Those interested in obtaining more information or for household size/eligibility requirements, visit the website at https://www.howardcountymd.gov/MIHUProgram   or call 410-313-6318, Ext. 2.