Who We Are
GSFA is a California Joint Powers Authority and a duly constituted public entity and agency, the mission of which is to provide affordable housing and contribute to the social and economic well-being of California residents.
The Authority was organized in 1993 and exists under and by virtue of Articles 1-4 of Chapter 5 of Division 7 of Title 1 of the Government Code of the State of California.
What We Do
Golden State Finance Authority (GSFA), develops and administers programs that provide a source of financing for residential home purchases or refinances, commercial and residential energy efficiency improvement projects, multi‐family housing construction and rehabilitation projects and city and/or county infrastructure improvements.
Our History & Accomplishments
GSFA has distinguished itself as a leader in housing finance in California for over two decades helping over 75,000 individuals and families purchase a home. GSFA has provided more than $543 million in down payment assistance and participated in financing of $800 million in energy efficiency improvement projects.