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Development Incentives Fee Schedule


PHB reviews fees annually through the budget process to partially cover costs of administering the Development Incentives programs.

Development Incentives (DI) Programs
Fee Schedule Changes

FY 23-24 – Effective July 1, 2023

Permit Processing Fees (Inclusionary Housing and Bonus Programs)No Fees Currently
Permit Intake Fee$         -
Time Certain Meeting (1 hour)$         -
Time Certain Meeting with Attorney (1 hour)$         -
Early Assistance (written only)$         -
Early Assistance (meeting & written)$         -
Pre-Application Conference$         -
Permit Processing Resubmittal$         -
Incentive Application Processing FeesPer each Program
Exemption Processing Fee (with IH submission) – MULTE1, SDC2$    1,000
Rental Program Processing Fee (5+ units - non-IH) – SDC, LTIC3$    2,400
Rental Program Processing Fee (1-4 units - non-IH) – SDC, LTIC$       725
SDC Homeownership Program Processing Fee (non-IH)$    1,200
Per Additional Homeownership Program Processing Fee – SDC, HOLTE4, LTIC$    1,000
Non-Profit Limited Tax Exemption Processing Fee (per applicant)$       600
Subsequent Homebuilder Processing Fee – SDC, HOLTE, LTIC$       250
Subsequent Homebuyer Processing Fee – HOLTE$       250
Legal Document Review and Processing Fees – All DI ProgramsPer each Document
Estoppel Certificate$        200
Subordination Agreement$        250
Assignment & Assumption Agreement$        250
Requested Changes to Template Documents Requiring Additional Staff Review$        250
Requested Changes to Documents Requiring Attorney Review$     1,000
Compliance and Penalty Fees
Homebuyer Verification (per each homebuyer) – SDC, HOLTE, LTIC, AHCET 5$  1,000
Fee Repayment/Penalty Processing; Non-Eligible Buyer (per each program) – SDC, HOLTE, LTIC, AHCET$  1,000
Multnomah County Fees
Document Recording (varies by number, type & pages of documents) – All DI Programs$    varies
MULTE/HOLTE Fee (per unit - in addition to processing fees)$        850
MULTE Fee (=/>10 units)$     9,000

1 Multiple-Unit Limited Tax Exemption

2 System Development Charge Exemption

3 Local Transportation Infrastructure Charge Exemption

4 Homebuyer Opportunity Limited Tax Exemption

5 Affordable Housing Construction Excise Tax Exemption