News ReleaseCity of Irvine
Public Information Office

1 Civic Center Plaza
Irvine, CA 92606
949-724-6077

1/23/2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE #14-01-23
Subject :

City of Irvine Residential Rehabilitation Program Offers Residents Financial Assistance for Critical Repairs
Contact :Public Information Office    949-724-6077
    pio@cityofirvine.org
IRVINE, CA (January 23, 2014):  Irvine homeowners who need to make critical repairs to their homes may qualify to receive financial assistance through the City of Irvine’s Residential Rehabilitation Program. The Program offers three percent interest-deferred loans and emergency grants to assist low income homeowners with critical home improvements.

Loans or grants are available to assist homeowners in need of health and safety, building code, and accessibility related repairs. Eligible repairs include heating and cooling, plumbing, windows and exterior doors, roofing, flooring, painting and electrical systems.

To qualify, Applicants must earn less than 80 percent of the area median income for Orange County.  Only owner-occupied singe family attached or detached dwellings or manufactured homes located in the City of Irvine are eligible for funding.

For additional information regarding Residential Rehabilitation loans or grants or to add your name to the interest list, contact Amy Mullay at 949-724-7454 or email amullay@cityofirvine.org.


Since its incorporation in 1971, Irvine has become a nationally recognized city, with a population of 242,651, spans 66 square miles and is recognized as one of America’s safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine’s enviable quality of life. This family-friendly city features more than 16,000 acres of parks, sports fields and dedicated open space and is the home of the Orange County Great Park – the first great metropolitan park of the 21st century.  For more information, please visit cityofirvine.org.

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