2017 HOME Projects

Genesee County Habitat for Humanity – New Construction project $150,000
Genesee County Habitat for Humanity is proposing to construct two new homes, one, located at 4331 Hill Road, Mundy Township, and the other on Calkins Rd, Flint Township. The homes will be accessible, have Energy Star rated appliances and Water-sense fixtures, 2×6 construction will allow for increased insulation and non-toxic building materials will be utilized. The homes will be sold to low-income buyers.

Home Investment Partnership Program – Participating Jurisdiction (PJ) Administration
Genesee County is proposing to set aside 10% of the 2017 HOME funds to continue to oversee the administration, program planning and development of the HOME Program. This project will be administered from the Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission office. Funding to complete the project includes Department of Housing and Urban Development, HOME Program funding in the amount of $65,151.00

Home Improvement Program
Owner-occupied single family homeowners aged 62 and over are eligible to receive home improvements through Genesee County’s Home Improvement Program (HIP) administered by the Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission. The program provides emergency home repair assistance and deferred payment loans. The funds are not eligible for homes located within the non-participating Cities of Clio, Flint and Davison and the Village of Lennon. The HOME funded HIP will assist approximately 25 low- to moderate-income homeowners 62 and over with eligible improvements to their homes and approximately 25 lead based paint assessments. Funding to complete the project includes Department of Housing and Urban Development, HOME Program funding in the amount of $200,000.00

Genesee County – Tenant Based Rental Assistance
Genesee County is proposing to assist special needs and homeless populations with rental assistance. Funding to complete the project includes Department of Housing and Urban Development, HOME Program funding in the amount of $33,000.00

Genesee County – HOME Down Payment Assistance (DPA)
Genesee County shall provide funding for HOME Down Payment Assistance activities to benefit low- and moderate-income residents throughout Genesee County. This activity will be funded with $15,000 of 2017 Genesee County HOME funds.

Genesee County – Housing Activities
Genesee County shall provide funding for Housing activities to benefit low- and moderate-income residents throughout Genesee County. This activity will be funded with $188,366.20 of 2017 Genesee County HOME funds.