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Our hearts are with all of the victims and families who have been impacted by the devastation of Hurricane Harvey. In the wake of this storm, we stand with our fellow neighbors with Hurricane Harvey Relief Resources to help those who have been displaced.

Single-Family

HouseWorks Repair Program

HouseWorks Repair Program

THE 2016 APPLICATION FOR THE HOUSEWORKS REPAIR PROGRAM IS NOW CLOSED

2016 HouseWorks Repair Program Guidelines


The HouseWorks Repair Program is available to nonprofits and units of local government that are eligible to receive funds from the Affordable Housing Trust Fund.

All funds will be provided in the form of a forgivable loan. The maximum amount of HouseWorks Repair assistance that a household can receive cannot exceed $10,000 throughout the life of the program.

Applicants are required to match at least 50 percent of the requested HouseWorks Assistance Program funds.

The following is a list of resources that an applicant may propose to meet their program match requirement:

  • Cash.
  • Volunteer labor (valued at $10 per hour).
  • Donated materials.
  • In-kind administrative or support services.
  • Weatherization Funds

HouseWorks Assistance will be secured by the following:

  • Mortgage
  • Promissory Note
  • Five-year deed restriction


 

HouseWorks Resources

AHTF Certifications and Assurances

AHTF Project Set Up/Construction Start Up Notice

Cost Estimate for Rehab/Houseworks

AHTF Close Out Form

RD Property Determination Eligibility

Authorized Signature Form

Electronic Funds Transfer