THDA Public Notice:

Housing and Community Development Activities in Tennessee

In the recently released 2019-2020 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER), the Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) describes how federal CDBG, ESG, HOME, HOPWA, and HTF funds were spent on housing and community development activities that benefit low and moderate income Tennesseans. A draft of this report is available for public review and comment at from October 28 through November 13, 2020. A draft summary in English and Spanish will also be available. Please send questions and accommodation requests to


Aviso público de la THDA:

Actividades de vivienda y desarrollo comunitario en Tennessee

En el recientemente difundido Informe Consolidado de Desempeño y Evaluación Anual (CAPER, por sus siglas en inglés), la Agencia de Desarrollo de Viviendas de Tennessee (THDA, por sus siglas en inglés) describe la manera en que se gastaron los fondos federales de los programas CDBG, ESG, HOME, HOPWA y HTF en actividades de vivienda y desarrollo comunitario que benefician a los residentes de ingresos bajos y moderados del estado. Un borrador de dicho informe estará disponible al público para su consulta y comentarios en del 28 de octubre al 13 de noviembre de 2020. También se encontrará disponible un borrador de resumen en inglés y español. Envíe toda pregunta y solicitud de adaptaciones a



The ETDD Housing Planner works with local, regional and state partners to address the housing needs of East Tennessee. The Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) contracts with ETDD to provide technical assistance to local communities across sixteen counties. ETDD primarily assists with housing-related inquiries and regularly submits grant applications for state and federal housing programs. Through our regional partnerships, we are able to disseminate information about housing programs, funding sources and Fair Housing laws to residents across East Tennessee.

For more information about our Housing Programs, please contact Jonathan Moseley at


Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA)

As the State’s housing finance agency, the Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) is a self-sufficient, independently funded, publicly accountable entity of the State of Tennessee. THDA’s mission is to meaningfully expand safe, sound, affordable housing opportunities for low and moderate income Tennesseans as the state’s leading resource. For more information on THDA visit the site at


THDA Programs

THDA offers a range of programs for homebuyers, homeowners and renters. Check out the programs offered.


Great Choice Home Loans

Great Choice is a 30-year, fixed interest rate home loan available through private banks and lenders. These loans focus on first-time homebuyers, U.S. military veterans, and homebuyers in targeted areas. Down payment assistance may also be available.


Tennessee’s Free Housing Locator

This is a THDA-sponsored, free online resources for locating and advertising available rental property and other resources for renters.


Tennessee Research and Planning

For statewide and county-based information about housing and housing affordability, check out THDA’s Research and Planning publications to gain insight into the state’s housing market and THDA’s impact on affordable housing.