CEDO

Home Repair

The Community & Economic Development Office offers two kinds of loans for residential rehab:

Emergency Repair Loans:

  • $1,000 - $5,000 low interest loans for emergency repairs to correct life-threatening safety code violations
  • The property must be owner-occupied
  • Homeowners must meet income guidelines
     

Homeowner Rehabilitation Loans:

  • Property located in the Old North End Enterprise Community, King Street Neighborhood, and the Lakeside Neighborhood. For property eligibility, view a map of the Housing Program Target Neighborhood.
  • Low interest loans for rehabilitation of properties in need of new systems and major repairs
  • The property must be owner-occupied
  • If the property has rental units, there will be restrictions on tenant incomes and the amount of rent charged for five years
  • Homeowners and tenants must meet income guidelines

 

Please contact Housing Projects & Policy Specialist Ian Jakus at (802) 734-2612 or ijakus@burlingtonvt.gov if you would like to apply or learn more.