News Flash

Posted on: March 11, 2020

1-Bedroom Workforce Home For Sale

250 W Snow King Ave - Exterior with view of Snow King in the background

We are excited to announce the sale of a 1-bedroom Workforce Unit. 

This unit will be sold on a first come, first served basis. Please note this is not a weighted drawing. The first household to submit a complete application to the Housing Departm...

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For Sale: 250 West Snow King #7 Housing News
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Commissioners Extend Public Access Restriction at County Buildings

"Look out for each other - with distance!" written on a chalkboard

In an effort to practice and encourage social distancing, and to limit physical interaction between Teton County staff and the public, the Teton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) voted Monday to extend public access restrictions at all County Bui...

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Housing News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Covid-19 FAQ's

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The following link contain answers to commonly asked questions about Covid-19: Covid-19 FAQs

Please visit jhcovid.com for all local resources relating to Covid-19 in Jackson Hole. 

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Housing News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Commissioners Restrict Public Access to County Buildings

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In an effort to practice and encourage social distancing, and to limit physical interaction between Teton County staff and the public, The Teton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) voted Friday to restrict public access at all County Buildings effe...

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Housing News
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Resources Available During Covid-19 / Recursos disponibles durante Covid-19

Covid-19 virus

During this dynamic time we recognize that many of you are finding yourselves in need of extra support and/or you may know someone who needs support – neighbors, friends, colleagues. 

The Town of Jackson in conjunction with countless com...

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http://www.jhcovid.com/ Housing News
Posted on: March 12, 2020

RFQ for Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Developer

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The newly adopted Housing Supply Plan calls for a Low-Income Housing Tax Credit ("LIHTC") project to begin this year with a Request for Qualifications for developers with extensive experience building LIHTC projects as the first step. The RFQ Co...

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Housing News
Posted on: February 7, 2020

New Housing Authority Board Appointment

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The Jackson Town Council appointed a new Housing Authority board member on Monday, February 3rd: Estela Torres. She will serve a five-year term.

Estela moved to Jackson in 1981, and raised two daughters here. She is employed at One22 as an Immigrant Suppor...

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Housing News
Posted on: January 30, 2020

RFQ for the Housing Nexus Study Released

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The Jackson/Teton County Affordable Housing Department released a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for an Employee Generation by Land Use Study (Housing Nexus Study) today.

The Housing Nexus Study will document current links between the construction of new...

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Housing News
Posted on: January 23, 2020

West Kelly Housing, Nexus Study on the Agenda 1/28

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On Tuesday January 28, 2020 the Board of County Commissioners and Town Council will consider a draft Request for Qualifications for a Housing Nexus Study that will provide information about the maximum affordable housing requirement the Town and County co...

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Housing News
Posted on: July 3, 2019

2018 Annual Report Now Available

2018 Annual Report Cover

Each year, the Housing Department publishes the Annual Housing Report that provides information on Housing Department programs, community indicators, new projects, and more. The 2018 Report is now available via the link below.

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2018 Annual Report Housing News
Posted on: May 30, 2019

5 Developers Seek to Build Mercill Housing

105 Mercill

The RFP (Request for Proposal) to develop housing at 105 Mercill Avenue closed last week. Click here to check out our timeline and the 5 responses we received.

To read the Jackson Hole News & Guide article that covers these RFPs, please click the link ...

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Jackson Hole News & Guide Article Housing News
Posted on: May 6, 2019

HUD Releases New Median Household Income Numbers

2019 Small Income Range Chart

The median family income in Teton County, WY rose over 3% in 2018, according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Community members seeking safe, stable housing through the Jackson/Teton County Housing Department, Jackson Hole Community Hous...

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Affordable Housing Income and Asset Limit Chart Housing News
Posted on: April 11, 2019

Jackson Housing Ombudsman Program: Mediation for Housing Conflicts

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The new Town of Jackson Housing Ombudsman program was created to assist persons in the town of Jackson with housing concerns. They are here to assist and mediate landloard & tenant disputes, assist in resolving conflicts, and document & identify i...

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TOWN OF JACKSON HOUSING OMBUDSMAN PROGRAM (link) Housing News
Posted on: April 10, 2019

2019 Housing Supply Plan Approved

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In 2015, the Housing Action Plan provided a map for a community-driven course for the future of housing production, preservation, and management. It is based on policy directives from the Jackson/Teton County Comprehensive Plan and informed by eight housi...

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Housing News
Posted on: November 8, 2017

New videos released on Final Policy updates!

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You can watch these handy videos to learn more about the updates for the Housing Rules and Regulations, as well as for the Housing Requirements and Town Zoning:

Town Zoning Update

Housing Requirements Update

Housing Rules and Regulations Update

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Housing News
Posted on: November 8, 2017

Town Reviews Affordable Housing Proposals

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The RFP is for the long-term ground lease and development of the Town-owned property located downtown and currently home to the Jackson Hole Children’s Museum and one employee housing unit.  

“This project represents an excellent opportunity to pr...

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