Qualifying work includes items such as plumbing, electrical, siding, roof, windows, heating, air conditioning, mobile home repair and accessibility improvements.
To receive funding, homeowners must meet the following requirements:
- Your home must be located in Iowa City and must be your primary residence
- You do not have the financial means to make one or more qualifying repairs
- Your household income meets guidelines for assistance
- You have enough equity in your home to support the loan program
Financing is available through the federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Home Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) as well as local funding through the General Rehab and Improvement Program (GRIP).
To obtain an application and to learn more about the program, visit icgov.org/housingrehab or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Information is also available by calling 319-356-5246 or visiting City Hall, 410 E. Washington Street, Iowa City.