About the Department

The Department of Housing and Community Development provides a comprehensive, coordinated program that addresses housing, community, and economic development within Montgomery County.

Since 1974, the Department of Housing and Community Development has been administering funding for programs related to housing, economic, and community development in Montgomery County. This funding is received through a combination of federal, state, and local sources.

The department works with municipalities, local non-profit agencies, other counties, state and federal departments, developers, and the general public. The department typically acts in a granter or lender capacity. In addition, its staff performs monitoring and compliance functions and offers technical assistance.