Important Updates

The 2018 Waitlist is Closed.  The Waitlist will reopen October 1-31, 2018.

For more information, contact Hello Housing: 
(415) 863-3036 (messages returned within 36-48 hours)

BMR Workshop Presentation- September 21, 2017 

Below Market Rate (BMR) Housing Program- Rental & Purchase

The City of Cupertino generates affordable housing units through its Housing Mitigation Program. BMR for-sale units are made available to median and moderate income households. BMR rental units are made available to low, very low and extremely low income households. The City of Cupertino contracts with Hello Housing to screen and place qualified households in city BMR units. 

Below Market Rate (BMR) Program Administrator 
As of July 1, 2017, Hello Housing is the new BMR Program Administrator for the City of Cupertino BMR Rental and Purchase Program.  

Aviare Apartments & Forge-Homestead Apartments

As of July 1, 2017, all BMR rental units at Aviare and Forge-Homestead Apartments will be managed by the City. Applications for all citywide BMR rental units are available annually in October. 

Developers constructing new housing in the City of Cupertino may refer to the Housing Mitigation Manual or contact the Planning Department at (408) 777-3308 for more information on the program regulations.