Through the federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, the City of Eugene offers assistance for very low-income property owners to correct conditions that create an immediate threat to the health and safety of the occupants or could cause rapid deterioration of the structure. Assistance for very low-income homeowners of stick frame homes includes 0%, deferred loans, up to $5,000. For very low-income mobile homeowners, grants are available in the amount of up to $5,000. Grants do not need to be repaid.
Potential program participants should verify that they meet certain requirements before submitting an application. Eligibility requirements for the program are:
Household Income Limits (50% Eugene Area Median Income)(Effective July 1, 2020)
|2020 Maximum Income||$24,500||$28,000||$31,500||$35,000||$37,800||$40,600|
Fair Market Rents (FMRs) also apply except as applicable and noted below:
Accessibility Improvements for Tenants (Effective May 2020)
|# of Bedrooms||Studio||1||2||3||4|
Fair Market Rents
The maximum assistance per property is $10,000 depending on the project.
The Emergency Minor Home Repair and Accessibility Improvements programs may be combined. Please contact the Housing Rehabilitation Specialist for more information (541-682-5446).