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Regional agency needs to show Central Oregon interest in home repair loan fund.

NeighborImpact, in partnership with Central Oregon cities and counties, is applying for federal grant funds to support a regional housing preservation revolving loan program.

To be eligible for the funds, NeighborImpact must demonstrate homeowner interest in loans for home repairs, septic replacement and/or other eligible activities.

In order to help the nonprofit illustrate the community's interest in the program, NeighborImpact is asking eligible community members to add themselves to a program waitlist.

If funded, the Housing Preservation Revolving Loan program will provide low-interest loans to low- and moderate-income homeowners to repair their homes. Types of eligible projects include:

- Health and safety improvements.

- Septic replacement.

- Sewer line connections.

- Drainfield repairs or installation.

- Private water lines.

- House structural repairs, including roof repair or replacement.

- Repair or replacement of substandard plumbing, electrical, siding, heating systems, hot water heaters, and other related activities.

- Environmental hazard abatement, including asbestos removal, lead paint removal and mold/dry rot repair.

To be eligible for the Home Preservation Loan Program, applicants must:

- Live in an owner-occupied house or manufactured home.

- Be a low- or moderate-income household. Annual income limits in Jefferson or Crook County are $30,650 for one person; $35,000 for a two-person family; $39,400 for three; $43,750 for four; $47,250 for five; $50,750 for six; $54,250 for seven; or $57,750 for eight.

- Reside in Jefferson, Crook or Deschutes counties.

- Other restrictions may apply.

Filling out the questionnaire does not guarantee loan approval. For more information about the program, contact John Cox, lending director, at 541-323-0085, or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

About NeighborImpact

Since 1985, NeighborImpact has been a leader in developing solutions and bringing resources to Jefferson, Crook and Deschutes County and the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs.

The agency offers a diversity of services meeting basic human needs for food and shelter, while enriching people's lives by providing access to increased education, skills, and hope for the future.

NeighborImpact is a private nonprofit organization that receives federal, state and local grants, foundation grants, and donations from individuals and businesses in the community. To learn more about NeighborImpact, visit www.neighborimpact.org.


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