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Testimonials

View the video of testimonials from satisfied customers of the Home Repair Program.


Extreme Makeover

The Housing Departmentís Home Repair/Rehabilitation program enhanced the life of a senior resident whose home was in serious need of repair. Click here to read his story


Housing Rehabilitation Programs

The Department of Housing offers several programs to allow qualified applicants to make repairs to their homes or rental property. A brief description of each program is provided below. To determine if you may be eligible for one of the City's home repair programs, please refer the Eligibility Criteria.

See the results of the home repair projects which benefited from these programs.

GRANT PROGRAMS

Accessibility Improvement - The program offers technical and financial assistance to very-low income households with permanent disabilities to enhance mobility and access to the home.

Emergency and Minor Repair - The program offers technical and financial assistance to correct immediate health and/or safety repairs.

Home Repair - The program provides technical and financial assistance to lower-income, property owners to correct critical health and/or safety repairs.

Mobilehome Repair - The program provides technical and financial assistance to very-low income, mobilehome owners to correct critical health and/or safety repairs.

LOAN PROGRAMS

Housing Preservation Program - A loan amount up to $150,000 for property owners to achieve decent, safe and sanitary living conditions to single-family or duplex properties located in the City of San Josť.

Zero Percent Interest Loan Program - A loan between the amount of $15,000-$40,000 at 0% interest for property owners to achieve decent, safe and sanitary living conditions to single-family or duplex properties located in the City of San Josť.


Contractors

If you are a licensed contractor and are interested in working on home rehabilitation projects, please click here for further information and forms.


Underwriting Guidelines

Rehabilitation Program Policies and Procedures Handbook