Bergen County Home Improvement Program (HIP)
The Bergen County Home Improvement Program provides resources to rehabilitate existing one- and two-family housing. The Bergen County Home Improvement Program (Get HIP!) provides resources to rehabilitate existing one- and two-family housing. Learn about the unique low-cost financing offered to qualified Bergen County residents who own and live in their homes! No Monthly Payment, Interest-Free loans of up to $17,500 for single-family home/condo interiors and up to $25,000 for two-family homes. Payback of the loan is due only when the home is sold or the title is changed and there are no additional fees.
This program is designed to assist owners/occupants of one- and two-family homes in making necessary repairs to their homes. Eligibility is based on income, family size, and type of improvement. Contact HIP for a Pre-Application Qualification Form. Call 201-336-2170 or email: [email protected]
FUNDING IS ALLOCATED ON A FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE BASIS.
Eligible improvements include heating, plumbing, electrical, roof, leaders, gutters, exterior siding, windows and doors, driveway, sidewalk, steps, and more! (Home improvements to basements and attics, other than related to infrastructure, e.g., plumbing, heating, HVAC, etc. are not permissible.)
|Eligibility||Contact for a Pre-Application Qualification Form. Completed applications are handled and funding is allocated on a first come, first serve basis.|
Basic Needs / Assistance
Last Updated: 09/26/22