Eligibility: 3 programs see flyer. Repair program applicant must be at or below 50% of county median income.
State Office: (715) 345-7615
Intake procedure: Application.
Accessibilities: Building is handicap accessible-specialists travel to meet with applicants and homeowners.
Services offered: Home loans for low and moderate income borrowers who cannot obtain "conventional" loans - Home repair loans and grants to correct health and safety hazards.
PROGRAMS FOR INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES: Home loans to low to moderate income households. Provides loan assistance to make essential home repairs for very low income home owners and grant and loan assistance for elderly, very low income home owners. Loan/grant funds can be used for weatherization purposes, electrical work, structural repairs, well, septic, furnace, home modifications to accommodate a handicap, or other essential repairs. Grant recipients must be 62 years of age or older. There are no age restrictions to receive a loan. See information on file for additional details.
Programs for Business Development: "Value added" loans/grants for small businesses to improve business process and remove the middleman; sewer/water loans for municipalities; community facility loans; rural rental housing development; farm labor housing development; and technical assistance for cooperative development.