The Owner-Occupied Rehabilitation program is funded by the HUD Community Development Block Grant and DCA HOME Investment Partnership Program. Assistance is available to low-to-moderate income households located within the Hinesville city limits. Eligible applicants receive assistance in making necessary repairs to ensure the home meets minimum property standards.
Typical repairs include HVAC, plumbing, roofing, doors, windows, and electrical systems. Loan conditions include a 5-year affordability period in which the homeowner will be required to continue residing in the home. At the conclusion of the affordability period, the loan will be forgiven.
Eligible applicants should meet the following requirements:
Legal Owner Must Apply
Low to Moderate Income Household
Property within Hinesville City Limits
Mortgage Payment Current
Property Taxes Current
Home Insurance Current
Projects are selected based on application date, financial need, severity of current living conditions, and funds availability.
Funding is currently available for the Owner Occupied Rehab Program and applications will be accepted September 1, 2022 through September 30, 2022. See the application section for further details.
In person: Applications are available Monday-Friday, except holidays, from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm in the Community Development Department of City Hall located at 115 East MLK Jr. Drive, Hinesville, GA 31313.
Please contact the Grants Administration office at (912) 876-3164 to learn more about the program application process.