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Bay Area Affordable Homeownership Alliance

East Palo Alto BMR Lottery Pre-application

A one (1) bedroom Below Market Rate (BMR) condo is now available through the City of East Palo Alto's Below Market Rate Program. A qualified buyer will be selected from a lottery pool in July of 2019. A six (6) week pre-application period to join the lottery pool will open on Friday, May 17, 2019 and close on Friday, June 28, 2019.

Below is a link to begin the web form of the lottery pre-application for the below market rate unit available at 1765 East Bayshore Road, Unit 218, in East Palo Alto, California, 94303. This pre-application will be used to determine a preliminary eligibility to participate in the lottery for the East Palo Alto BMR unit. If you wish to submit a PDF or physical paper application instead, click here.

The lottery pre-application is due to the Bay Area Affordable Homeownership Alliance (BAAHA) by 5:00 PM, Friday, June 28, 2019 (6/28/19).

Before starting the lottery pre-application, please review the Basic Lottery Participation Eligibility Requirments.

BAAHA is the co-administrator to East Palo Alto's below market rate (BMR) program. For more information about East Palo Alto affordability, visit