State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP)

The Florida Housing Finance Corporation administers the State Housing Initiatives Partership program (SHIP), which provides funds to local governments to preserve affordable homeownership. The program was deisgned to serve very low, low, and moderate income families.

SHIP funds are distributed on an entitlement basis to all 67 counties and 53 Community Development Block Grant cities in Florida. Funding for this program was established by the 1992 William E. Sadowski Act. Funds are allocated to local governments on a population based formula and are derived from the collection of documentary stamp tax. Total actual disbursements are dependent upon actual documentary stamp collections.

SHIP Annual Reports

2010/2011 Annual Report

2011/2012 Annual Report

2012/2013 Annual Report

2013/2014 Annual Report

Local Housing Assistance Plan (LHAP)

LHAP 2013-2016