Detroit 0% Interest Home Repair Loans You believed in Detroit. Detroit believes in you. Thu, 05 Sep 2019 18:37:46 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Announcements Mon, 15 Jun 2015 12:12:18 +0000 City of Detroit Housing and Revitalization Department

Detroit 0% Interest Home Repair Loans



The City of Detroit Housing And Revitalization Department is accepting applications from qualified general construction contractors interested in providing construction repairs on homes under the City’s home repair grant and loan programs. Contractors that are selected will be placed on an Approved Contractors List to provide bids for contracted repair services on residential owner-occupied and rental properties (1 to 4 units) for approved applicants who receive housing rehabilitation assistance through our Community Development Block Grant and Lead Hazard Control Demonstration Grant funded programs. This solicitation period shall begin March 23, 2015 and extend to July 31, 2015


Applications may be picked up at the following address during normal business hours:


City of Detroit

Housing And Revitalization Department

Coleman A. Young Municipal Center

2 Woodward Avenue, Suite 908

Detroit, MI 48226


Minimum requirements to qualify as an approved contractor are 1) possess a current State of Michigan Residential Builder License, 2) possess a current State of Michigan Contractor Lead Abatement License, 3) meet the City of Detroit Contractor Insurance requirements, and 4) have a minimum of 3 years verifiable experience in residential construction or repair.


Questions regarding this announcement or procedures related to submitting an application can be addressed to the above address or contact Connie Reno, Supervising Housing Rehabilitation Specialist, at (313) 224-9081.


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News Clips Wed, 11 Feb 2015 20:07:26 +0000 Detroit 0% Home Repair Loan Clips:

Reuters: Detroit on track for first balanced budget in 13 years -mayor (2/10/15)

Crain’s Detroit: State of the City: New programs aim to ‘build a city where there are enough spots for everyone’ (2/11/15)

The Detroit News: Duggan keeps focus on neighborhoods, ‘inclusion’ (2/10/15)

Detroit Free Press: Duggan can save Detroit, but not if people leave (2/10/15)

WDIV: Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan’s State of the City: Ambitious, well-received (2/11/15)

Deadline Detroit: Mayor Duggan Talks About Interest-Free Loans for Home Repairs, Better Services (2/10/15)

WDET: Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan Outlines Plan for Home Repair Loans at State of the City (2/11/15)

CBS Detroit: Mayor Delivers First Post-Bankruptcy Address: Announces New HUD Loan Program (2/10/15)

Michigan Chronicle: Mayor Duggan’s State of the City Address: Not the Same Old Rhetoric (2/11/15)

Detroit News: Editorial: Job 1 is Detroit neighborhoods (2/11/15)

CBS Detroit: Mayor Duggan: The Problem Is Keeping Detroiters In Detroit (2/11/15)

Detroit Free Press: Duggan touts blight, crime reduction in annual speech (2/11/15)

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