New City Landlord Program Offers up to $50,000 in Grant Funds for Property Repairs
Landlords who own property in targeted areas within the city of Syracuse can now take advantage of a new property repair program to address code violations and lead-based paint hazards in 1-4 unit rental properties. The Syracuse Landlord Improvement Loan Program offers up to $25,000 per unit for needed repairs, half as a loan at 6.99% interest with a seven-year term and half as a deferred loan with no payback required.
2018 Home Buyer Education Class
Thinking of one day owning your own home. Our partners at Home HeadQuarters, Inc. offer an array of classes & workshops to help you get there!
Land Bank Side Lot Program
Interested in purchasing the vacant lot adjacent to your property? NEHDA can help.
The Land Bank typically requires that the applicant combine the lot with their existing property through a re-subdivision (requires approval from the Planning Commission and a stamped survey) prior to conveying title.
This process is featured at a very low cost and is administered by NEHDA.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org, or stop in to get started!
As a companion piece to the Side Lot program, property owners may be able to purchase a vacant, adjacent lot by simply maintaining the property for 90 days.
Upkeep includes lawn care, cleaning, and sidewalk snow removal. The Land Bank typically requires that the applicant combine the lot with their existing property through a re-subdivision (requires approval from the Planning Commission and a stamped survey) prior to conveying title.
This process is featured for $151, and is administered by NEHDA.
For more information, please contact us at 425-1032 or by email at email@example.com.
Collaborative Renovation Projects
NEHDA frequently partners with HeadQuarters, Inc. to rehabilitate existing vacant structures into quality, affordable owner-occupied homes. If you are interested in seeing if you qualify for this program, or perhaps you own a dilapidated structure that you would like to donate, please contact Sarah Cowles at 425-1032 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SHARP - Minor Home Repair Program
In collaboration with Home HeadQuarters, the SHARP program assists homeowners with minor exterior repairs/ minor exterior code violations.
The funding for each project cannot exceed $1,000, and homeowners must provide $100 of their own funds at the time of closing to participate.
The 2017 SHARP Program has officially closed.