The San Mateo Department of Housing offers down payment and home purchase assistance, affordable housing for seniors, and affordable housing for people with disabilities. The department also has a house sharing program that matches homeowners with an extra room to home seekers.Continue Reading
The Department of Housing also has community development programs that provide funding for housing rehabilitation, home repair, rental assistance, home-buying assistance and new construction of housing. The department also publishes housing statistics and Section 8 housing guides for tenants and landlords.
The Department consists of two divisions, the Housing & Community Development and the Housing Authority of the County of San Mateo.Learn more about Social Services