Housing

COVID-19 Information and Resources

If your housing has been affected by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, you may contact contact ECHO Housing directly at (925) 449-7340 or (510) 581-9380.

The City of Pleasanton contracts with ECHO Housing to provide housing counseling to Pleasanton renters and homeowners. 

FREE - First Time Homebuyers Class

The next First Time Homebuyers Class will be held virtually via a webinar series on June 10, 11, and 12. Attendance at all 3 classes is required to be eligible to receive a HUD certificate. Please click on the flyer image below for more details and to register, or contact ECHO Housing at (925) 583-5992.

 

DRAFT FY 2020-2024 CONSOLIDATED PLAN AND

FY2020-2021 ACTION PLAN

A 5-day public comment period will begin on May 11, 2020 and will end on May 15, 2020 to solicit pubic comments on the FY2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and FY2020-2021 Action Plan.

The Pleasanton City Council will hold a virtual public hearing on
May 19, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. The purpose of the public hearing is to review and receive comments from the City Council and the public regarding the submission of the FY 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and FY 2019-2020 Annual Action Plan for the City of Pleasanton’s federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) activity to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Beginning on May 11, 2020, a copy of the Draft FY2020-2024 Consolidated Plan can be reviewed online here.

If you have any comments or questions, please contact Steve Hernandez, Housing Manager in the City’s Housing Division at (925) 931-5007 or at shernandez@cityofpleasantonca.gov.

 

THE SUBSTANTIAL AMENDMENTS TO FY 2015-2019 CONSOLIDATED PLAN, FY 2019-2020 ANNUAL ACTION PLAN, AND CITIZEN PARTICIPATION PLAN

A 5-day public comment period will begin on May 11, 2020 and will end on May 15, 2020 to solicit pubic comments on the Substantial Amendments to FY 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan, FY 2019-2020 Annual Action Plan, and Citizen Participation Plan.

The Pleasanton City Council will hold a virtual public hearing on
May 19, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. The purpose of the public hearing is to review and receive comments from the City Council and the public regarding the Substantial Amendments to the City’s FY 2015-2019 HUD Consolidated Plan, FY 2019-2020 HUD Annual Action Plan, and Citizen Participation Plan for the City of Pleasanton’s federal Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus (CDBG-CV) funds.

Beginning on May 11, 2020, a copy of the Draft Substantial Amendments to FY 2015-2019 ConsolidatedPlan, FY 2019-2020 Annual Action Plan, and Citizen Participation Plan can be reviewed online here.

 

If you have any comments or questions, please contact Steve Hernandez, Housing Manager in the City’s Housing Division at (925) 931-5007 or at shernandez@cityofpleasantonca.gov.


 

The City of Pleasanton coordinates various functions related to housing, including administration of the City’s various housing programs, as well as development of policies and planning for housing in the community:

Housing Division

The City of Pleasanton Housing Division coordinates the development and maintenance of affordable rental and ownership housing in Pleasanton and administers a range of programs including:

  • First Time Homebuyer Assistance Programs
  •  The Housing and Human Services Grants Program (HHSG)
  • The City's Inclusionary Housing Ordinance (Residential developer Incentives)
  • The Housing Rehabilitation Program for Existing Homeowners

The Housing Division also provides information on:

  • Below-market rental housing opportunities
  • Housing and services for seniors and persons with disabilities
  • Fair housing and tenant-landlord services        
  •  Emergency housing resources

Please visit the Housing Division Webpage for contact information and comprehensive information on housing-related programs, services and resources.

Housing Policy

The City is actively engaged in local, regional and statewide policy development and implementation aimed towards increasing the supply and availability of housing available to all sectors of the community. More information on Citywide and regional housing policy efforts can be found at the City’s Housing Policy webpage.