Housing Rehabilitation Assistance

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Program Description

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 ATTENTION ST. LUCIE COUNTY HOMEOWNERS

HOUSING REHABILITATION ASSISTANCE

St. Lucie County is seeking applicants to participate in the Housing Rehabilitation/Replacement Program funded with the FFY 2016 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Small Cities Program, HOME Investment Partnership Program, and FY 16/17, FY 17/18, and FY 18/19 State Housing Initiative Partnership (SHIP) Program. This program is designed to perform general code related repairs and improvements or replacement, if necessary, for low to moderate-income homeowners. Items eligible for repair include roofs, heating systems; plumbing, electrical and other code related housing systems. All activities are subject to the availability of funds. Applying does not guarantee assistance. Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements for this program:

To be eligible to submit an application, all of the following must apply:

  • residence must be located in unincorporated st. lucie county;
  • the property must have a current homestead exemption;
  • the mortgage payments and property taxes must be current;
  • the total household income must not exceed the limits below:

This is not a complete list of eligibility criteria. Households are reviewed for eligibility on a case by case basis. Please note the income limits below are subject to change.

Household Size

1 person

2 person

 

3 person

 

4 person

5 person

6 person

7 person

8 person

Annual Household Income

$33,900

$38,750

$43,600

$48,400

$52,300

$56,150

$60,080

$63,900

For more information, please visit www.slchousing.org or call the St. Lucie County Community Services-Housing Division at 772-462-1777 or T.D.D. (772) 462-1428.

Applications will be accepted beginning June 11, 2018. The last day to submit an application will be June 25, 2018

St. Lucie county does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, political affiliation, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or against any other protected class. in addition, any reasonable accommodations required by the public may be arranged through the community services office by calling (772) 462-1777 or t.d.d (772) 462-1428.

***This program cannot address emergency repairs.

 

 

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

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  • 1. How do I apply for assistance?

  • 2. What criteria do I need to meet to be eligible for assistance?

  • 3. What type of repairs are eligible?

  • 4. How do I receive the funds?

  • 5. Do the funds that I receive have to be paid back?

  • 6. How long does the application process take?

  • 7. If my application is determined to be income eligible, what is the next step?