Housing

 

Interfaith Housing

(203) 562-4514 (Neighbor Works)

Sliding scale apartment housing for working persons and family.

 

Mortgage Foreclosure Assistance- 1-877-472-8313

 

Home Ownership Preservation Foundation

1-888-955-HOPE

www.995hope.org

Independent national non-profit providing financial education, confidential foreclosure preventative Free, 24-hours a day, 365 days a year, 170 Languages.

 

Americares Homefront

88 Hamilton Avenue

Stamford, CT  06902

1-800-887-HOPE

www.americareshomefront.org

Americares Homefront is a community bases volunteer-driven home repair program that provides free repairs to low income homeowners thus enabling them to remain in their homes with an improved quality of life. The program is sponsored by the International Relief Organization, Americares. Applications are available on lone or at this Office of Social Services.

 

Connecticut Housing Investment Fund (CHIF)

1-800-992-3665

www.chif.org

Low interest loan to pay for insulation, energy conservation measures, heating improvements, and renewable resource improvements for your home. Loan products to first time homebuyers. Consumer and commercial loan program.

 

Greater New Haven Community Loan Fund

171 Orange Street

New Haven, CT  06510-3111

(203) 789-8690 (Main)

(203) 624-7406 (Residential)

(203) 401-3377 (ROOF project)

info@gnhclf.org

Affordable and Supportive Housing

 

Rural Repair and Rehab Loans and Grants-USDA

www.rd.usda.gov

Loans and grants to very low income homeowners to repair, improve, modernize, or remove health and safety hazards.

 

Project Homeshare

Agency on Aging

One Long Wharf Drive

New Haven, CT  06511

(203) 785-8533

https://www.aoascc.org/

Homeshare is an arrangement between 2 people, one shares their home in exchange for companionship, finances, and chores. At least one person must be greater than 60 years of age.

 

HUD

United States Department of Housing

One Corporate Center

20 Church Street, 19th Floor

Hartford, CT  06103-3220

(860) 240-4800

www.hud.gov

Assists eligible persons with home ownership, rental help, public housing, and Housing Program.

 

HUD Section 8/RAP Housing

Applications may be obtained at John D’Amelia

37 Brookside Road

Waterbury, CT  06704

(203) 757-1138 or 1-866-923-6347

(203) 387-4637 New Haven Office

 

Hillside Terrace

167 Branford Road

North Branford, CT  06471

(203) 488-5664

Rental housing apartments for Senior Citizens and disabled persons.

 

Habitat for Humanity

37 Union Street

New Haven, CT  06511

(203) 785-0794

Interest free loans for qualifying home purchasers.

 

CHFA

(860) 721-9501 ext. 2019

www.chfa.org

Low rate mortgages, down payment loans, Urban Rehab Funds, Reverse Annuities Mortgage. Home ownership, foreclosure prevention, rental housing.

 

SHOREUP Connecticut

www.choreupct.org

State of Connecticut-funded, low-interest loan program providing funding for property located in flood zones in coastal municipalities.

 

US Department of Agriculture

www.rurdev.usda.gov

Direct Rural Housing (502) Loans

Provides loans to eligible persons to own adequate, modest housing. Eligibility, dwelling, and income requirements – application

 

Homebuyer Education:

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Property Tax Relief and Rent Rebate

Town of North Branford’s Assessor’s Office

909 Foxon Road

North Branford, CT  06471

(203) 484-6013

 

State of CT BRS

(860) 563-6011

Independent living provides funding to modify housing for people with disabilities.

 

Community Renewal Team (CRT)

Security Deposit Voucher

44 Hamlin Street

Middletown, CT  06459

(860) 347-4465

security@crtct.org

Landlord received a voucher prior to tenant moving in. Promises to pay landlord if repairs are needed or cover unpaid rent.

 

SHELTERS

 

Individuals and Families needing emergency shelter services MUST CALL 211 FIRST. You will receive services through 211. SAFELINK phones call 1-800-203-1234. No SAFELINK minutes are used.