CDBG Housing Rehabilitation Fund

Assisting communities in providing available and affordable housing

This annual competitive program assists communities rehabilitating single family homes used as principal residences.

The program is funded through the federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG). The goal of this program is to provide economic opportunities for people, especially those of low- and moderate income.

  • Rehabilitation projects have a maximum per unit subsidy of $37,500, including but not limited to the hard costs of rehabilitation, technical services costs (including lead hazard reduction carrying costs), lead hazard reduction costs and temporary relocation
  • Rehabilitation hard costs are limited to $24,999 of the total maximum subsidy of $37,500
  • Applicable technical services costs (including any lead hazard reduction carrying costs) are limited to $4,500 per unit of the total maximum subsidy of $37,500

Eligibility

  • All houses must be rehabilitated in accordance with any locally adopted building and housing codes, standards and ordinances.
  • Projects must primarily benefit low- and moderate income persons (per the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development definition)
  • Projects must incorporate and support Iowa’s state sustainable principles

How to Apply

Program Contact(s)

Nichole Hansen
515.725.3081
cdbg@iowaeda.com

 

 

 
Iowa Economic Development Authority
200 East Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
Phone: 1.515.725.3000
email: info@iowaeda.com

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