Home Modification

The following agencies offer Home Improvement and Housing Modifications. We encourage you to reach out directly to these agencies as the programs and resources frequently change.

  1. Home Modification

MassHousing- Offers several programs. Some program details for the Home Improvement Loan Program include the interest rate on all HILP loans is 5%, loan amounts range from $7,500-$50,000, and loan terms range from 5 to 15 years.  Another program is the Get The Lead Out Loan program which is an affordable way to remove hazardous lead paint from your home.

617-854-1000
https://www.masshousing.com/portal/server.pt/community/home_owner_loans/228/home_improvement_loans

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Stavros- offers different services like housing services, home sweet home (ramps), building services, outdoor access and many more.

413-256-0473
http://www.stavros.org/index.php/hsh.html

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Home Modification Loan Program- If you or a household member is disabled or an elder, the Home Modification Loan Program can provide a loan so you can make needed adaptations or modifications to your home. Modifications can help you remain in your home and live more independently.

Agencies: Way Finders and the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission(PVPC) 

https://www.mass.gov/home-modification-loan-program-hmlp

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Veteran Affairs Regional Loan Center- helps Veterans obtain mortgage loans from private lenders by guaranteeing a portion of the loan against loss.  It is the direct connect for the lending, appraising, and building communities and for Veterans with questions or concerns about their home loan benefit.  The RLC trains and oversees the program's private-sector stakeholders and conducts outreach to the housing and Veteran communities.

1-800-729-5772
https://www.benefits.va.gov/homeloans/contact_rlc_info.asp

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Revitalize Community Development Corp.-Offers many services and programs like new roofing, plumbing, electrical, REO Rehab program, JoinedForces Military Veterans services, and a Green & Healthy Homes Program.

413-788-0014
http://www.revitalizecdc.org/services


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