Programs for Homeowners & Very First Time Residence Purchasers

The town of Lawrence through its Community Development Department provides Lawrence property owners and time that is first purchasers different Housing Programs to help with making housing safer and much more livable by addressing rule violations, and much more affordable.

Rehabilitation / Deleading System

Minimal and moderate-income home owners may qualify for funds and/or loans provided by the town of Lawrence through its rehabilitation programs to repair/renovate properties found in the City. Our main aim is always to eradicate building and sanitary rule violations and reduce the cases of lead poisoning in kids by increasing the option of affordable housing that is lead-safe. This system provides low interest rate loans, deferred re re re payment loans and/or grants to qualified owner-occupied properties.

The 1st Time Residence Buyers Program (FTHB)

The 1st time Residence Buyers Program (FTHB) was designed to help low-to-moderate earnings families who will be buying a residential, owner-occupied home within the City of Lawrence. Read the rest of this entry