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City Housing Rehabilitation Programs 

The City of Chandler's Housing Rehabilitation Programs are designed to provide low- and moderate-income homeowners with assistance necessary to improve their living conditions and elevate neighborhoods within the City.


The Housing Rehab Application process is now closed.


Home Modification Program for Persons with Disabilities
Applications are currently available for the Home Modification Program.   

Nearly 20 percent of the U.S. population has disabling conditions, yet less than one in every 10 homes is designed to accommodate the needs of this growing population. This program helps low to moderate-income persons with disabilities modify their homes so they can continue to live safely and comfortably.
Program Highlights
• Provides up to $10,000 for home modifications
• Single family homes, condos, townhouses and mobile homes are eligible (if land is owned)
• Homes with second or reverse mortgages are eligible
 
Types of Home Modifications
Widening doorways to accommodate wheelchairs, installation of wheel chair ramps, grab bars, railings, door hardware, modifications to showers, sinks and toilets, abatement of lead-based paint, and other work approved by Community Development Division.
 
**Eligibility Requirements
• Chandler resident
• Proof of Disability
• One year proof of home ownership
• Must meet income qualifications
• Incomes from occupants over 18 must be reported
• City Code compliant
• Rentals and home businesses DO NOT qualify

**Additional information may be required.


The Exterior Improvement Loan Program
Applications are not currently available for the Home Modification Program.

This program provides no-interest forgivable loans for exterior improvements to single-family homes, condos and townhouses of low to moderate-income homeowners.

Program Highlights
• Provides up to $20,000 for exterior home improvements (based on need)
• 100% of the loan is forgiven over 5 years
• Homes with second or reverse mortgages are eligible
• Priority given to specific geographic areas within the City of Chandler
 
Types of Exterior Improvements
Replacement and/or repair of windows/exterior doors, roofs, exterior painting, fence/ walls, stucco, front yard landscaping, security doors, concrete drives, pool fence, front porch lighting, weatherization, and other work approved by Community Development Division.
 
**Eligibility Requirements
• Chandler resident
• One year proof of home ownership
• Must meet income qualifications (see brochure linked at the bottom of this web page)
• Incomes from occupants over 18 must be reported
• City Code compliant
• Rentals and home businesses DO NOT qualify 
 
**Additional information may be required.
 
Housing Rehabilitation Program
Applications are not currently available for the Home Modification Program.

This program is designed for low to moderate-income homeowners and provides no-interest loans to improve the condition and safety of owner-occupied homes. The loans are intended to help rehabilitate single-family homes in extremely poor condition where health and safety issues are present.
Program Highlights
• Provides up to $50,000 for home improvements
• 50% to 100% of the loan is forgivable depending on income
• Relocation assistance available in some cases
• Priority given to elderly and homes in targeted areas
 
Types of Repairs
Rehabilitation projects can include repairs to bathrooms, kitchens, foundations, painting, smoke & carbon monoxide detectors, ceiling fans in living areas, and the replacement or repair of roofs, floors, ceilings, walls, windows, cabinetry, patio covers, doors, plumbing, electrical, HVAC systems, and other work approved by Community Development Division.
 
**Eligibility Requirements
• Chandler resident
• One year proof of home ownership
• Must meet income qualifications (see chart)
• Incomes from occupants over 18 must be reported
• City Code compliant
• Rentals and home businesses DO NOT qualify
• Homes with second or reverse mortgages are not eligible

**Additional information may be required.


Additional Links:

For info only.  Call 480-782-4349 to find out if pre-screenings are currently being conducted for these programs:


Contact Information:

If you have any questions about these programs, please contact: 

Holly McGaughey, Rehab Specialist
480-782-4357
holli.mcgaughey@chandleraz.gov

 Equal Housing OpportunityAccessibility

The City of Chandler does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, handicap or familial status.

Any applicant that has special needs can request assistance from the City of Chandler. The City of Chandler will arrange for staff members to translate from Spanish to English and/or to read required documents onsite. Additional arrangements can be made through TDDY and/or signing through the community Human Resource Directory for Maricopa County.