Whether you need repair help or down payment assistance, we've got a program to suit your needs
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SVD’s 50/50 Repair Program
The 50/50 home repair program is available to seniors or to persons with a disability to help with one home repair project such as a furnace, porch, or roof. This program offers a 50% reimbursement matching dollar for dollar matching up to $1500.00. This program is reimbursement-based.
For more information, contact Lynn Rodemann at firstname.lastname@example.org or 216-429-1182 X141
SVD also partners with the Home Repair Resource Center to host ‘How-To” home repair workshops to learn home essentials such as drywall, plumbing basics, tiling, electrical and more. Email Lynnr@slavicvillage.org for info on the next session taking place in the neighborhood.
Home Repair Loan Program
Are you in the market for new windows, roofing, insulation, or other property improvements? CHN Housing Capital offers a Home Repair Loan Program to help you with energy-efficient repairs, saving you money, and substantially upgrading your home.
Their home repair loan program gives homeowners the extra attention needed when starting a rehab project; assisting you with job specifications, cost estimates, contractor selection, and oversight of your project. CHN Housing Capital provides a mortgage product that is affordable and accessible to many of those who may not be able to access conventional lending products.
Additional Home Repair Loans
Several Greater Cleveland organizations offer home repair assistance programs. For more information and eligibility requirements, contact one of the following organizations:
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Down Payment Assistance
Although there is not a specific down payment assistance program in the City of Cleveland, occasionally financial institutions offer financial assistance programs. Application for a down payment assistance program is usually made at or before your mortgage application.
Third Federal Saving and Loan’s HomeReady Program, offers $3,000 of down payment assistance with only 3% down with homebuyer education classes.
The City of Cleveland’s Residential Tax Abatement program offers the temporary elimination of 100 percent of the increase in real estate property tax for eligible projects. It is available to stimulate investment in new development or redevelopment in the City of Cleveland. The length or term of abatement varies from 10 to 15 years depending on the type of project. Qualifying types of development include new construction, conversion of non-residential buildings to residential units, rehabilitation of existing homes, and home improvements costing over $2,500. For more information, click here.