The Reservation Application is used to apply for the 9% Competitive and Accessible Supportive Housing (formally named Non-competitive) Credits, as well as the 4% Tax-exempt Credits available when using tax-exempt bond financing. Please remember if a development will be mixed construction then a Mixed Construction application must be requested and submitted. Please see the Tax Credit Manual for complete instructions on submitting all application types.
2018 Reference Documents and Forms
2018 Reservation Application (01/16/2018)
The Tabs and Documents have been updated for 2018.
Scanned Document Divider Tabs and Clarifying Documents
Use these Tab Inserts when putting together your scanned reservation application.
Tab Document Examples
Instructions for submitting a pdf scanned application
2018 TAB Dividers for Applications
Utility Benchmarking Guidelines
Final Inspection Process
Guidelines for 504 Accessible and DD Units
Submitting the Locality Notification Information (LNI) Tutorial
How to Complete a Virginia LIHTC Application (Recording)
Note: Please see the Tax Credit Manual for complete instructions on submitting a scanned reservation application.
Following notification of readiness for occupancy to VHDA's Tax Credit Allocation Department, the owner should contact VHDA and request a customized 8609 application for their development. For more information on the 8609 Application process, please refer to the Tax Credit Manual.
8609 Final Cost and Basis Certification
Certification of Sources and Uses
Independent Auditor's Report Form
Year 15 Qualified Contracts
A request for qualified contracts allows eligible owners of projects using federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credits to exit the program at the end of the 15-year completion period.
Year 15 Qualified Contracts Procedure
For more information about Qualified Contracts, please refer to the Tax Credit Manual.