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Applicants Sought for Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commissioners

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Baltimore City Department of Housing & Community Development is looking for four Affordable Housing Trust Fund Commissioners.

The purpose of the Fund is to support both rental and for-sale affordable housing for low-income households. Commissioners will determine how funds are distributed.

Applicants must meet the below requirements:

  • A renter who earns 30 percent or less of the Area Median Income
  • A renter who receives housing assistance and who earns 50 percent or less of the Area Median Income
  • A renter who earns 30 percent or less of the Area Median Income and will serve as part of the City’s Right to Counsel program
  • A representative of a City Realtor or Homebuilder Association.

Submissions are due no later than January 31, 2022. The Mayor’s Office will review all submissions and make final determinations regarding nominations.

Danise Jones Dorsey, a WEAA Angel and chairperson of North East Housing Initiative, Inc joins Two Way Talk to discuss the commissioner’s role and the application process.

Click the audio to listen.