If you do not have an account with CHDC, follow the steps below to request funds. You may use this document to see a screen shot of each step:

1- Visit chdc.force.com/chdccft

2- Click the “Sign Up Now” button.

3- Expand the “NeighborhoodLIFT Request” section by clicking the arrow.

4- Click the check box next to “Have you completed eight hours of homebuyer education and have a first mortgage pre-approval from a NeighborhoodLIFT approved lender? Does all borrower income fall below the limits in the area you wish to purchase? If yes, you might be eligible for the NeighborhoodLIFT program.”

5- Choose the primary area in which you are looking to purchase a property from the dropdown menu.

6- Select any other areas you are interested in purchasing by clicking the options under “Available Areas.” It will move them to “Selected Areas.”

7- If you wish to receive your lending specific documents electronically, please check the “I agree to the Consent to Receive Documents Electronically” check box.

8- Hit the “Continue” button.

9- Fill in the fields first name, last name, email address, phone number and how you heard about us.

10- Click the “Create Account” button.

11- You will receive an email to confirm your account. Check your email and click the “Confirm Account” link in the email.

12- The link will take you to a screen to create your password. Enter a password and hit the “Set Password” button.

13- Click on “My Profile” at the top of the page. Ensure the information listed under “My Account” is correct.

14- Click on “My Services Summary” under “My Profile.” Expand the “NeighborhoodLIFT Interest” section and fill out the required fields. Hit “Save Section.”

15- You will receive an email when your request for NeighborhoodLIFT funds is received. If you do not receive this email, your request has not been submitted.


Contact CHDC for questions about NeighborhoodLIFT at 510-221-2512 or lift@CommunityHDC.org.

If you have additional questions, visit our FAQ page (Click Here).