About Us

Big Island Housing Foundation (BIHF) is a private, non-profit corporation formed in 1969 to "enable the provision of attractive, safe and sanitary housing in a healthy social environment giving preference but not limited to low and moderate income families". BIHF's activities serve affordable housing interests in the County of Hawaii and are in compliance with Federal, State and County guidelines.

For the entire document click below to download the fact sheet in .pdf format.

pdfBIHF Fact Sheet50.84 KB


Housing Non-Discrimination Policy & Procedure Statement

It is our policy not to unlawfully discriminate in any real property transaction, including any decisions related to the use of any residential unit, facility, and/or service due to an individual's sex, race, color, religion, marital status, familial status, ancestry, disability, age or HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection, as stated in Hawaii Revised Statutes, Chapter 515 and Title VIII of the Civil Rights Acts of 1968, as amended by the Fair Housing Amendments of 1988.

For the entire document click below to download the housing non-discrimination policy & procedure statement in .pdf format.

pdfCivil Rights Non Discrimin Policy64.33 KB


 Things You Should Know...

This is to inform you that there is certain information you must provide when you apply for assisted housing. There are penalties that may be enforced if you knowingly omit information or give false information.

For the entire document click below to download the things you should know information sheet in .pdf format.

pdfThings You Should Know77.32 KB


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