Accessibility Repairs

PRODUCT : Access Grant/ CDBG

CONTACT: CountyCorp: Jennifer Babros: 531-7028 jbabros@countycorp.com

Kim Parker: 531-7050 kparker@countycorp.com

GOAL: To provide housing modifications that eliminate barriers for an occupant who demonstrates mobility impairments.

GRANT AMOUNT: Maximum $7500

PROPERTY TYPE: 1-4 Family Residential Structure. Owner or tenant occupied

LOCATION: Within Montgomery County

Not available in the Cities of Kettering or Dayton

UNDERWRITING: Proof of ownership, minimum of 1 year

Current utility bill must be submitted with application

Proof of income eligibility.

Mortgage payments and taxes must be current, minimum 3 month payment history if on a tax payment plan

Proof of property insurance

Approval by landlord for tenant occupied properties

INCOME RESTRICTION: Household income based on family size must be at or below

80% of the area median income.

Family

One

Two

Three

Four

Five

Six

Seven

80% or below.

Max HH

Income

$34,550

$39,500

$44,450

$49,350

$53,300

$57,250

$61,200

IMPROVEMENTS TO INCLUDE:

Grab bars, widening door ways, ramps, showers, modified commodes and vanities.

SPECIAL:

  • Owner must be able to demonstrate the ability to maintain home.

  • CountyCorp reserves the right to deny assistance if the cost of repairs

exceeds the maximum grant available through the Emergency Grant Program.

  • Property does not need to be brought up to housing and building code standards.

  • Improvements for a tenant must be approved by the homeowner