Public Notification of Proposed Program - Rehab and Roof-Only Projects

December 17, 2018:  HomeStart is publishing notice of a propsed program, using funding from the Illinois Affordable Housing Trust Fund.  To see the full Public Notification, click here.

Name of Program: Single Family Rehab Program (SFR), Round 2, with Roof Only Option (SFR-R)
Applicant: NW HomeStart, Inc.
Address: 803 N. Church St., Rockford, IL 61103
Project Number: STF-51519
Project Area: Boone and Winnebago County (excluding Rockford)
Funds Requested: $819,000.00
Program Goals: Program will assist low-income and very low-income homeowners repair their homes and remove health and safety hazards by replacing costly maintenance items. Eligible homeowners will receive up to $45,000 in assistance. The roof only option may not exceed $16,500 per household.

If you have any comments regarding this proposed program, please submit a written statement to the Community Affairs Department of the Illinois Housing Development Authority within 30 days of the date of this letter. Please refer to the name of the proposed program in your written statement. Statements will be accepted via e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please note that the project details are those submitted in the project grant application and are subject to modification and approval at the discretion of the Authority.

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