Special District Information

General Information

Full Legal Name: Housing Finance Authority of Manatee County

Public Purpose: Affordable Housing Finance for income eligible persons and developers building or rehabilitating housing that will serve income eligible persons.

Boundaries: Manatee County, including all municipalities located therein.

Services Provided: Loans and Down Payment Assistance to eligible homebuyers; loans for the construction or rehabilitation of apartments that will be rented to eligible persons.

Charter/Creation Document: Manatee County Ordinance 79-6, as amended by Ordinance 91-40. Click to download PDFs.

Statute Under Which HFA Operates: Chapter 159, Part IV, Florida Statutes     http://leg.state.fl.us/Statutes/index.cfm?mode=View%20Statutes&SubMenu=1&App_mode=Display_Statute&Search_String=housing+finance+authority&URL=0100-0199/0159/Sections/0159.604.html

Date Established: October 30, 1979

Establishing Entity: Manatee County Board of County Commissioners

Contact Information

Mailing Address: 435 12th Street West, Suite 117, Bradenton, Florida 34205

Email: abbott@manateehfa.org

Telephone Number: 877-264-0334

Website Address: www.manateehfa.org

Registered agent / registered office (name and address of registered agent on file with the Special District Accountability Program): Angela A. Abbott, Esquire, 435 12st Street West, Suite 117, Bradenton, Florida 34205

Governing Body Members:

Paul A. Sharff, Chairman
c/o Manatee County HFA, 435 12st Street West, Bradenton, Florida 34205
sharff@manateehfa.org
Term: 4 years, expiring 10-31-2020
Appointing Authority: Manatee County Board of County Commissioners

James J. Heagerty, Jr., First Vice Chairman
c/o Manatee County HFA, 435 12st Street West, Bradenton, Florida 34205
heagerty@manateehfa.org
Term: 4 years, expiring 10-31-2021
Appointing Authority: Manatee County Board of County Commissioners

Richard M. Pierro, Second Vice Chairman
c/o Manatee County HFA, 435 12st Street West, Bradenton, Florida 34205
pierro@manateehfa.org
Term: 4 years, expiring 10-31-22
Appointing Authority: Manatee County Board of County Commissioners

Hugh D. Miller, Third Vice Chairman
c/o Manatee County HFA, 435 12st Street West, Bradenton, Florida 34205
miller@manateehfa.org
Term: 4 years, expiring 10-31-23
Appointing Authority: Manatee County Board of County Commissioners

Frank R. Dodson, III, Secretary/Treasurer
c/o Manatee County HFA, 435 12st Street West, Bradenton, Florida 34205
dodson@manateehfa.org
Term: 4 years, expiring 10-31-2020
Appointing Authority: Manatee County Board of County Commissioners

Revenue Information

The Housing Finance Authority has no taxing authority.

Financial Information

Fiscal Year: October 1 to September 30

Tentative Budget: Posted

Final Adopted Budget: Posted

Budget Amendments: Posted

Link to View Annual Financial Report:  https://apps.fldfs.com/LocalGov/Reports/ 

Audited Financial Statements Year-End September 30, 2014: Click to download

Audited Financial Statements Year-End September 30, 2015: Click to download

Audited Financial Statements Year-End September 30, 2016: Click to download

Audited Financial Statements Year-End September 30, 2017: Click to download

Audited Financial Statements Year-End September 30, 2018: Click to download

Audited Financial Statements Year-End September 30, 2019: Click to download

Ethics

Link to Ethics Provisions: http://www.ethics.state.fl.us/  on website, select “Ethics Laws”

Defined Benefit Retirement System

The Housing Finance Authority has no employees and does not have a defined benefit retirement system

HFA Meeting Agendas and Materials

2016 Meeting Agendas and Materials

2017 Meeting Agendas and Materials

2018 Meeting Agendas and Materials

2019 Meeting Agendas and Materials

2020 Meeting Agenda and Materials