In this video we show you valuable information on where to find information of the CAL HFA ADU GRANT. We also show you how to navigate the website and how to properly apply to get the CAL HFA ADU Grant through one of the 17 verified lenders on their website which you can find here.

What is the CAL HFA ADU grant?

The ADU Grant provides up to $40,000 to reimburse pre-development and non-reoccurring closing costs associated with the construction of the ADU. Predevelopment costs include site prep, architectural designs, permits, soil tests, impact fees, property survey, and energy reports.

Some basic requirements are below:

– The property owner must meet CalHFA income limits
– You must live in and own property where ADU will be built
– You have to meet a certain credit criteria (usually 680 +)
– Need proof of income (paystubs, bank statements, employment history, previous tax returns)


Cameron Meredith

As Vice President of ADU West Coast, Cameron heads our overall operations. Cameron oversees seeking new projects and opportunities throughout Los Angeles and Orange County. He has been involved with various development/construction projects throughout his career. One of them being a 47-acre greenhouse commercial development project in Adelanto, CA.