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Interest-Free Home Repair Loans Available to City Residents

Notice to Homeowners/Application


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City of Burlington

 

NOTICE 

TO RESIDENT HOMEOWNERS IN THE CITY OF BURLINGTON

LIMITED FUNDING MAY BE AVAILABLE

TO MAKE MAJOR SYSTEM REPAIRS TO YOUR HOME

You may qualify to participate in a housing rehabilitation program providing interest free loans to low-and moderate-income resident homeowners.  The program is being administered by the City of Burlington utilizing Small Cities funds approved by the NJ Department of Community Affairs for homeowners living in the City of Burlington.

For program highlights, income and other requirments, and a preliminary application, please click on the following link:  Notice to Homeowners/Application

 PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

  • 0% Interest Deferred Payment Loans
  • Warranties on Workmanship and Materials
  • Allows for Repairs for items such as:

 1. Roofing                       6. New Windows

2. Heating                        7. Doors

3. Electrical                     8. Sagging Ceilings

4. Plumbing                    9. Paint

5. Flooring                    10. Other Code Requirements

 

In most cases, the loan is paid back when the title to the property transfers to someone other than the original owner.  NO MONTHLY PAYMENTS REQUIRED!  To qualify, homeowners must have total gross household income by family size at or less than the amounts published by the Department of Community Affairs.  In addition, property taxes and utilities must be current, the property must be covered by current homeowner’s insurance policy and a recorded deed indicating the property owner(s) must be presented.

Resident homeowners in the City of Burlington, who have questions, or wish to apply for funding, should contact the City’s Program Administrator, Michael Borrero, of Triad Associates, to obtain an application, or pick up an application at City Hall.  For more information, please call 856-690-9590 or via e-mail at mborrero@traidincorporated.com.

You may also obtain additional information or a hardcopy of preliminary application by contacting Robin Snodgrass, Management Assistant, at 609-386-0200 x110 or via email at RSnodgrass@burlingtonnj.us.