ATTENTION DELAWARE WATER GAP BOROUGH HOMEOWNERS
HOUSING REHABILITATION FUNDING AVAILABLE

The County of Monroe received a Commonwealth grant to aid low·income homeowners in minor rehabilitation of their homes located In Delaware Water Gap Borough.


Eligibility for assistance is based on:
• Be an owner-occupant;
• Home must be your principal residence;
• Must have resided In your home for at least one (1) year prior to application process;
• Be a United States Citizen;
• Mortgage, Property and School Taxes and Homeowners Insurance must be current;
• The home cannot be listed for sale or in jeopardy of foreclosure; and
• Must meet current Household Income Limits set by HUD (see chart below);


Monroe County-2016 Adjusted HOME Income Limits

1 PERSON  2 PERSONS 3 PERSONS 4 PERSONS 5 PERSONS 6 PERSONS
$ 35,850 $ 41 ,000 $ 46,100 $ 51,200 $ 55,300 $ 59,400

 

A wide variety of work is eligible under the Program, but is not limited to:
• Repairs/upgrades/replacement to major systems such as heating, electrical, plumbing, and roofing;
• Repairs or upgrades to improve the energy efficiency of your home;
• Structural repairs (walls, decks, and porches);
• GENERAL PROPERTY IMPROVEMENTS, MAINTENANCE AND COSMETIC IMPROVEMENTS ARE PROHIBITED

Funding for this program is very limited and requestsfor assistance are accepted on a first-come/first-serve basis.


Further questions about the process or eligibility may be directed to:
REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORTY OF THE COUNTY OF MONROE
15 SOUTH COURTLAND STREET EAST STROUDSBURG PA 18301
570-421-4300
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