The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) has announced the publication of the Nebraska Affordable Housing Trust Fund (NAHTF) application guidelines. The NAHTF is a resource to help increase the supply and improve the quality of affordable housing in Nebraska.

The Housing Project and Technical Assistance Funding Cycles are open. Pre-applications are required and due February 28, 2019. Full applications are due April 30, 2019.

DED recommends a thorough review of the 2019 NAHTF application guidelines, as significant format and program changes have occurred from previous years. Workshops will be offered to provide technical assistance to potential applicants.

Pre-Application Workshop:

  • February 13, 2019, 1:30 PM CST, WebEx – Website Streaming

Full Application Workshops:

  • March 14, 2019, 1:30 PM CST, WebEx – Website Streaming
  • March 18, 2019, 1:30 PM CST, La Vista Conference Center, La Vista, NE
  • March 26, 2019, 10 AM CST, WebEx – Website Streaming

Application guidelines are available at

Additional Exhibits and Forms will be posted later this week.

For more information, contact Evan Clark, Housing Specialist, at or 402-471-4679; or, Kylee Bischoff, Application Coordinator, at or 402-471-2843.