TOWN OF DAVIE
Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)
STATE HOUSING INITIATIVES PARTNERSHIP (SHIP) FUNDS FOR FY 2021-2022
The Town of Davie announces the availability of approximately $694,627 in State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) Program funding for activities to benefit extremely-low, very-low, and low income households. Funding will be used for the Town’s Owner-Occupied Home Rehabilitation Program and Purchase Assistance Program. Of the Town’s allocated funds, a minimum of 20% will be set aside for Special Needs Households, and first priority will be given to persons with developmental disabilities as defined in section 393.063 of the Florida Statutes. All strategies will service households meeting the definition of Special Needs first. Applications will then be processed for each strategy to assist very low and low income households.
HOME REPAIR PROGRAM:
SHIP funds will be made available to income eligible households in need of repairs to alleviate code violations, health hazards and life and safety issues, electrical, plumbing, roofing, windows and other structural items. The maximum award amount is $60,000.
PURCHASE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM:
SHIP Funds will be made available to income eligible very low and low first-time homebuyers with the goal of expanding homeownership opportunities to the identified targeted income groups. A maximum deferred payment loan up to $50,000 is applied towards the closing costs, first mortgage reduction, and/or down payment assistance for the purchase of eligible owner-occupied housing. Manufactured homes built after June 30, 1994 are eligible. The maximum award is $50,000.
Applications and Information Packets are available online at www.davie-fl.gov or at the Community Services Division located at 4700 SW 64 Avenue Suite D Davie, FL 33314. Applications will be accepted for the Home Repair and Purchase Assistance Program beginning February 23, 2022 through March 9, 2022 or until funds are expended from 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM.
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