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Homeowner Rehabilitation Program

Homeowner Rehabilitation Program

The City will begin accepting applications at 8 a.m. on Friday August 18, 2017 at the Rowlett Community Centre, Room A, located at 5300 Main Street. Please understand that applications will not be accepted prior to this date and time. Please note if funds are still available after August 18, 2017, applications will be accepted at the address listed on the bottom of the application.

The City of Rowlett has partnered with Garland Area Habitat for Humanity in order to assist low-income Rowlett Homeowners with necessary repairs.  The Homeowner Rehabilitation Program is intended to help low-income homeowners make necessary repairs and ensure compliance with health and safety codes. Eligible families may receive up to $24,999 in assistance in the form of a two year forgivable loan. Grants may be awarded for projects under $2,000.00. 

It should be noted that this is not a home renovation program. Repairs that are considered solely aesthetic in nature will not be considered eligible.

The Fast Facts Sheet provides a summary of the program.


Please note that applications will be evaluated on a first come, first serve basis and will be approved or denied in light of the program’s requirements and objectives. 
Additional documentation may be requested at Staff’s discretion after reviewing your application. 

Please understand that a City Staff member familiar with the program may not be immediately available to assist you when you pick up or submit your application. If you have specific questions or require assistance with the application process, then it is best to arrange a meeting in advance by contacting Susan Nix, Development Services Coordinator, at 972-463-3927 or email.

Applications will only be accepted until the designated grant funds are exhausted. Interested citizens who do not receive assistance this program year are encouraged to apply or reapply next year. Stay tuned to this website for the status of the application process. 


Request an Application

You may request that an application be mailed to you by using the above mentioned contact information or download and print the application.

Pick up an Application 
onday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Development Services Department
3901 Main Street
Rowlett, TX 75088


4000 Main Street Rowlett, TX 75088