Transit Oriented Development Fund

Program Status
Program Description

Provides interest-only loans for predevelopment and acquisition for eligible projects to promote a mix of transit-oriented uses including new housing, retail, and commercial space. TOD Fund supports development along all bus rapid transit and commuter rail corridors statewide, Including: CTfastrak, the Hartford Line, Shoreline East, and MetroNorth – New Haven Main Line and the New Canaan, Danbury, and Waterbury Branch lines. The fund also extends to sites on CTtransit corridors that offer 7-day bus service.

Program Type
Type of Funding
Source of Funds
Funding Amounts/Limits

Typically loans cannot exceed $3M

Target Population(s)

Minimum affordability threshold by zip code. Mixed-use projects acceptable, but still subject to affordability criteria.

Links to Additional Resources


Eligible Applicants
Eligible Project Size
Other Eligibility Guidelines

Can support loans up to 120% LTV (subject to underwriting and credit approval)


Application Timeline


Overview of Application Process

Reach out to LISC program officer to discuss project and begin loan intake.

Additional Information

Other Notes
Last Updated
June 6, 2024
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