Sacramento pilot program to give $15K to homeowners for repairs

Sacramento City Council members this week approved a pilot program that would give homeowners thousands of dollars for emergency repairs.The Justice for Neighbors Emergency Home Repair Pilot Program would give $15,000 for needed repairs to those who qualify. The requirements include the home needing to be owner-occupied or to be a single-family home with an income that is at or below 80% of the local median income. Peter Lemos, code and housing enforcement chief with the city of Sacramento, said that they’ve already identified some homes that could be eligible for the assistance.”Underserved homes, underserved communities — these are homeowners … Read more