To qualifyfor the comprehensive rehabilitation loan
• The applicant must have owned the property for at least a year at the time of application.
• The property must contain no more than two dwelling units.
• The applicant must make all the repairs necessary to qualify the building for minimum property rehabilitation standards.
• The applicant can not have previously received a comprehensive rehabilitation loan.
The city of Lawrence is offering loan funding for home rehabilitations, including foundation, wiring, plumbing and roofing repairs, as well as for painting.
According to a press release from the city, the funds, provided through the Community Development Block Grant, will go toward rehabilitating homes “to help maintain affordable, safe and healthy housing for the community.”
Application forms are available in the Development Services Offices at 1 Riverfront Plaza, on Level 1, Suite 110, or online at www.lawrenceks.org/pds/.
For more informaton, call 785-832-7700. The deadline for applications is 5 p.m. April 30.