Friday, June 2, 2023

Home Repair Resources

CDBG Housing Rehab Program

A program available for the repair of homes owned and/or occupied by households of low to moderate income.  The Program is funded by the State of Rhode Island with money obtained from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  Money is available to homeowners as low or no interest loans with negotiable payback periods and is managed by the Washington County Community Development Corporation (the “CDC”).

CDBG Rental Rehab Program

The purpose of this program is to promote Rental Rehabilitation for existing residential
structures by providing limited financial resources to eligible families and to by deed restriction
ensure such homes remain affordable for the Town of Hopkinton.

Septic System Loan Program

A lending program that provides low-cost, long-term financing to residential property owners for the repair or replacement of substandard or failing septic systems or to replace cesspools when the homeowner wishes to upgrade to a septic system.

Rhode Island Livable Homes Modification Grant

The Rhode Island Livable Home Modification Grants assists homeowner and renters retrofit residences to
nationally recognized accessibility standards