The Housing Development Fund, Inc. believes that all households and families should have the opportunity and access to affordable housing, and that affordable housing and economic diversity are beneficial to communities. [Read more about HDF]

Featured Video

What does home mean to you?
For generations, many have seen owning a home as the centerpiece of the American dream. HDF hosted an essay contest that asked area youth to describe what home means to them. Above you can see grand prize winner Jessica MacIntyre describe her family's journey and its challenges, loss, hard work and how all these things helped her understand the meaning of home. To date, we've helped almost 1,800 families purchase their first home.
Because, to our clients, home means so many things. See more HDF stories here.

Recent News

Home in a Day Event Prequalifies Local First-Time Homebuyers

July 23rd, 2014

On July 18, 2014, HDF and six partner banks teamed up to bring members of the community closer to homeownership. The event, which ran all day at West Connecticut State University, was a great success,[...]

Mayor Mark Boughton to Join HDF at Kick-Off of HOME IN A DAY Event at 11am on July 18th at West Conn

July 7th, 2014

On Friday, July 18th HDF will host a one-day event in Danbury on the campus of Western CT State University called HOME IN A DAY where homebuyers can become pre-qualified by one of six local banks for [...]

Danbury Students Win Essay Competition Answering the Question, “What Does Home Mean to You?”

June 17th, 2014

This year, in celebration of its 25th Anniversary, the Housing Development Fund (HDF) held an Art & Essay Competition that invited elementary to high school students to answer the question, “What Does[...]


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“If not for HDF, this experience of purchasing a home would not have happened at this time. The entire process was painless and fast.”– Lauren Mihaylo, new homeowner in Newtown, CT

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Housing Development Fund, Inc.
100 Prospect Street, Suite 100
Stamford, CT 06901-1696
P 203.969.1830
F 203.323.8958
E info@hdf-ct.org