The City of El Monte’s Housing Rehabilitation Program provides two forms of assistance to eligible El Monte property-owners
- Minor Repair Grant Program
- The Housing Rehabilitation Loan Program
Housing Rehabilitation Loan Program
The Housing Rehabilitation Program is a second mortgage loan designed to assist income eligible El Monte Homeowners improve the condition of their homes to meet the City’s health and safety code requirements. Program eligibility is based on household size and level of income. Households with income at or below 80% of Area Median Income may be eligible for a minimum loan amount of $15,000 up to a maximum loan amount of $80,000.
Minor Home Repair Grant Program
The Minor Home Repair Program provides funds in the form of a grant to income eligible El Monte Homeowners to be used for a minimal level of rehabilitation projects including handicap access, energy conservation, weatherization, and emergency repairs. Program eligibility is based on household size and level of income. Households with income at or below 50% of Area Median Income may be eligible for a minimum grant amount of $2,000 up to a maximum grant amount of $25,000. Minor Home Repair Grant Program Brochure (PDF)
Homebuyer assistance PROGRAM
The Homebuyer Assistance Program is designed to provide low to moderate income first time homebuyers with down payment or closing cost assistance to purchase a home within the El Monte city limits.