MTC's affordable housing loan program expands funding options

San Francisco housing is among the most expensive in the nation.

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) announced Tuesday new underwriting guidelines for its four-year-old Bay Area Preservation Pilot loan fund, which is designed to help nonprofit housing developers and community land trusts finance the acquisition and preservation of existing multifamily properties that are affordable for lower- and moderate-income renters and located in areas with high-frequency transit service. Read More

MTC helped deliver funding to Van Ness corridor bus lane project
Mark Prado April 7, 2022
Van Ness Avenue San Francisco

San Francisco's new bus rapid transit system along Van Ness Avenue received a boost from MTC's Resolution 3434 – the region’s transit expansion program, which included an endorsement of FTA Small Starts funds for the project.

Public Participation

Deadline Extended: Bay Area high school students, be part of Summer Academy on transportation, housing equity and more

High school student

Are you or do you know high school students interested in how the Bay Area deals with issues like environmental justice, housing and transportation equity, community health and social justice? Four regional government agencies are sponsoring an online Bay Area Summer Academy to provide insights into how regional governments address these issues and how the public, including students, can help advance equity across the Bay Area. Read More