Investment in Affordable Housing (IAH) – Ontario Renovates – Home Repair Program
November 30, 2012
Investment in Affordable Housing (IAH) for Ontario
Ontario Renovates – Home Repair Program
The District of Parry Sound is participating in the Investment in Affordable Housing (IAH) for Ontario, Ontario Renovates – Home Repair Program which is designed to assist low – to moderate –income homeowner households to repair their home to bring it up to acceptable standards while improving the energy-efficiency of the unit as well to increase the accessibility of their unit through modifications and adaptations. As funding permits assistance is provided in the form of a forgivable loan based on the cost of approved work items. A grant of up to a maximum of $3.500 is available to make accessibility repairs.
Applicants must meet several criteria, which include owning a home that is their sole and principal residence. The market value of the home cannot exceed $200,000. Their household income must be at or below $62,000. Households must be up to date in mortgage payments, property taxes and insurance for the full value of the house.
Application packages can be picked up at:
Parry Sound DSSAB, Housing & Community Services,
1 Beechwood Drive, Parry Sound, ON P2A 1J2
Parry Sound DSSAB, Child Care Resources,
16 Toronto Avenue, South River, ON P0A 1X0