HOUSING ASSISTANCE - CDBG

PUBLIC NOTICE

 HOUSING ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE FOR INDIVIDUALS

 THE CITY OF AVON PARK DOES HEREBY ANNOUNCE THAT FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE FOR HOUSING REHABILITATION/REPLACEMENT THROUGH THE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) PROGRAM.

 THE CITY IS NOW SOLICITING APPLICATIONS FROM VERY LOW, LOW AND MODERATE INCOME (LMI) HOUSEHOLDS FOR THE REHABILITATION OF HOMES WITHIN THE CITY LIMITS.

 Program Details

The City of Avon Park is providing housing assistance to owner-occupied households through the CDBG program in order to complete a HUD national objective through the revitalization of conditions in low to moderate income areas. Assistance will be provided in the form of a no interest deferred-payment loan. Only Mobile Homes built after 1996 are eligible. The City has been awarded $750,000 and is required to assist a minimum of 11 Households. Below is general information on the application process.

(CDBG) Application Process
The application period is for 60 days. Complete instructions can be found in an application package that can be obtained at the Homeowner Applicant Orientation, to be held at Avon Park Council Chambers located at 123 E. Pine Street, Avon Park, FL 33825 on March 19, 2020 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Attendance of Orientation is not mandatory; however, attendees will have the opportunity to ask any questions they may have regarding the CDBG Housing Rehabilitation program.
Applications will also be available for pick up beginning March 20, 2020 at Avon Park City Hall.

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is 60 days from publication of this ad. Applications will be accepted at Avon Park CDBG Housing Rehabilitation Office, located at 110 East Main St, Avon Park FL 33825 and time and date stamped to ensure compliance with the application acceptance period. Final application ranking shall be determined by the required guidelines set forth in the Avon Park CDBG Housing Assistance Plan (HAP).

 

All projects must benefit very low (VLI), low (LI), and low to moderate income (LMI) households. To qualify for the program, the property must be within the legal City Limits of Avon Park, FL; and must not exceed 80% of the Median Family Income (MFI) for the area, as determined by the 2019 Adjusted HOME Income Limits determined by the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

 

 

MFI=$46,300

30% MFI

50% MFI

*80% MFI

 

VLI

LI

LMI

1 person

$10,850

$18,100

$28,950

2 persons

$12,400

$20,700

$33,100

3 persons

$13,950

$23,300

$37,250

4 persons

$15,500

$25,850

$41,350

5 persons

$16,750

$27,950

$44,700

6 persons

$18,000

$30,000

$48,000

7 persons

$19,250

$32,100

$51,300

8 persons

$20,500

$34,150

$54,600

     *Annual Household Income must not exceed this amount (80% MFI) to be eligible for the program

 

For More Information, contact  Guardian CRM:  1-888-482-7393

Avon Park is a Fair Housing Community and an Equal Opportunity employer.