Housing Programs

Emergency Repair Grant

A $5,000 maximum grant to very low income residents to make emergency repairs to conditions that threaten the health and safety of the occupants, the resident must own and occupy the residence, reside within the city limits and qualify financially. This is a grant program and is not required to be repaid.

Areas of service:

  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Security (doors and windows)
  • Roofs
  • Heating
  • Sewer lines

Rehabilitation Loan Program

Up to a $35,000 maximum rehabilitation loan available for moderate to very low income residents to assist citizens with home repairs, weatherization, and energy efficiency, each residence is given a rigorous inspection to include Lead Based Paint (LBP), Electrical/Mechanical/Plumbing (EMP), Structural, and interior repairs.  The resident must own and occupy the residence, reside within the city limits and qualify financially. This is a loan program that is either deferred for five years or the resident is set up on a payment plan based on their income.

Areas of service:

  • Lead Based Paint
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Security (doors and windows)
  • Roofs
  • Heating
  • Interior issues
  • Weatherization

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