Home Improvement Grant & Loan Program

About the Program
The City of La Habra also offers several home improvement programs for owner-occupants of single family housing and mobile homes located within the City boundaries. Monetary grants are offered to address repairs related to interior and exterior code deficiencies and for general improvements such as water heater replacement, smoke detector installation, termite fumigation, and more. All grants are issued on first-come, first serve basis.

Loans
The Owner Occupied Rehabilitation (OOR) Program provides eligible low-moderate income homeowners loans of up to $30,000 with 0% interest and payoff deferred until sale or transfer of property.
 
Grants
The program also provides grants of up to $6,000, no repayment required for very low income homeowners. The grant is currently a maximum of $21,000 for the Single Family (Interior) Rehabilitation Grant Program.

The City also offers, on an available funding basis, the following grants:
  • Exterior Preservation Grant maximum of $5,000
  • Mobile Home (Interior) Rehabilitation Grant maximum of $20,000
  • Roof grant maximum of $10,000
Please Note: This program is currently closed and not we are not accepting applicants at this time. The waiting list is currently closed.
 
Eligibility Requirements
The loans are generally restricted to single-family detached homes and condominiums. Grants are typically restricted to single-family homes, condominiums, and mobile homes.