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Homebuyer Programs

We provide downpayment assistance to first-time homebuyers.

Homeownership Education

We provide free seminars on the homebuying process, obtaining a loan, and shopping for a home.
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Affordable Homes for Sale

We work with cities and developers to obtain helpful information on affordable homes for our clients.

News

25th Anniversary Gala

AHC - 25th Anniv Flyer - v4Affordable Housing Clearinghouse is turning 25! Join us as we celebrate this milestone with our lending and community partners. We look forward to sharing our accomplishments from the past 25 years at the 25th Anniversary Gala. The event will take place at the beautiful Richard Nixon Library and Museum located in the City of Yorba Linda on Thursday, March 24, 2016. Special thanks to our Title Sponsor: Wells Fargo, Platinum Sponsors, Banc of California, City National Bank and Pacific Western Bank, and our matching sponsor Clearinghouse CDFI. For sponsorship opportunities contact Brenda J. Rodriguez. For event information please view our flyer.

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Affordable Housing Awards

The 34th annual AHA awards hosted by the Kennedy Commission, OCCHC/SteppingUP and AHC will be held on Thursday, April 21, 2016 from 7:30 am to 9:00 am at the beautiful Orange Hill Restaurant. Celebrate 34 years with us as we recognize affordable home accomplishments for under served families living in Orange County. For event information and sponsorship opportunities click here.

Orange County Mortgage Assistance Program (MAP)-FUNDING AVAILABLE!

Join Affordable Housing Clearinghouse
Executive Director, Brenda J. Rodriguez for
an intimate holiday breakfast event with colleagues.
Daren Blomquist, V.P. of RealtyTrac will share insights
on housing trends and what to anticipate in
2016.

The Orange County Mortgage Assistance Program (MAP) for first-time homebuyers provides a $40,000 silent (deferred payment) downpayment assistance loan. MAP is geared towards low-income first-time homebuyers purchasing in participating cities and unincorporated areas of Orange County. To learn more about the program click here.

Orange County Veterans Housing Symposium

Orange County Veterans Housing Symposium 1You are invited to the Orange County Veterans Housing Symposium. Hosted by The Kennedy Commission and The OC Veterans and Military Families Collaborative. The event will take place on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at the USC, Irvine Campus from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. View the event page for program details, registration is required.

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Holiday Housing Mixer

HHMAHC’s advisory committee hosted the inaugural holiday housing mixer. The topic and presentation of guest speaker Daren Blomquist (V.P. of RealtyTrac) drew a room filled with housing industry professionals who love helping our collective community. The presentation focused on the current housing market trends and what Orange County industry professionals can expect in 2016. The network mixer doubled as a toy drive for Nana’s Kidz program. Click the link to view mixer pictures.

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Life Skills Series for Veterans

IMG_1147Thanks to our Citibank volunteer Tyler Huntington, for presenting both our veteran series workshop and our last homebuyer orientation of the year. Both workshops were a success. If you are looking to purchase a home and are not sure where to begin, join us. We look forward to seeing you in the next orientation. Please contact Janell Abarca or Leo Carrillo to register for an orientation.

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US Bank Presents Contribution to AHC

IMG_1031Board Director and Finance Committee Chair, Matthew Gediman of US Bank presented AHC’s Executive Director, Brenda J. Rodriguez a grant in support of our mission. US Bank is a long time AHC partner, we are thankful to Mr. Gediman for his knowledge and expertise as part of our Board of Directors. On behalf of the team and the clients we serve, thank you US Bank for your continuous support.

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Mr.Jack Sun Senior VP of Cathay Bank presented a donation to AHC for the organizations Affordable Housing Programs and Services. “Mr. Sun takes great pride of Cathay Bank’s corporate value, which address social responsibility and community reinvestment as the center of company’s business philosophy.” On behalf of staff and clients we serve thank you to Cathay Bank for your suppMr.Jack Sun Senior VP of Cathay Bank presented a donation to AHC for the organizations Affordable Housing Programs and Services. “Mr. Sun takes great pride of Cathay Bank’s corporate value, which address social responsibility and community reinvestment as the center of company’s business philosophy.” On behalf of staff and clients we serve thank you to Cathay Bank for your supporMr. Jack Sun, Senior VP of Cathay Bank presented a donation to AHC for the organization’s Affordable Housing Programs and Services. “Mr. Sun takes great pride of Cathay Bank’s corporate values, which address social responsibility and community reinvestment as the center of company’s business philosophy.” On behalf of AHC and the clients we serve, we thank Cathay Bank for its support.

t.ort.Mr. Jack Sun, Senior VP of Cathay Bank presented a donation to AHC for the organization’s Affordable Housing Programs and Services. “Mr. Sun takes great pride of Cathay Bank’s corporate values, which address social responsibility and community reinvestment as the center of company’s business philosophy.” On behalf of AHC and the clients we serve, we thank Cathay Bank for its support.

Wells Fargo Presents Grant to AHC

WF Leading 2Ms. Sandra Speed, Charitable Manager at Wells Fargo Housing Foundation and Vivian Pham, Community Development Officer provided a $50,000 Leading the Way grant to AHC for the organizations Affordable Housing Programs and Services. On behalf of staff and clients we serve, thank you to Wells Fargo Housing Foundation for your support throughout the years. We value your service on the AHC Board of Directors and our community.

About Affordable Housing Clearinghouse

We are a non-profit organization that provides financing for affordable housing and homeownership