Monterey Regional Grant

Community Development Block Grant Funded Housing Rehabilitation Program

The Towns of Monterey Egremont and Sandisfield are now accepting applications for the Fy18 Monterey Regional Community Development Block Grant funded Housing Rehabilitation Program.

The FY 18 Program administered by TRI-The Resource Inc is open to year homeowners in Monterey, Sandisfield and Egremont whose incomes are at or below eighty (80%) of the area wide median income according to HUDS 2019 income guidelines

https://www.huduser.gov/portal/datasets/il/il2019/2019summary.odn

for Berkshire County. The Program is designed to give income qualified homeowners up to $40,000.00 in the form of a deferred forgivable zero interest loan based on Program Guidelines to address repair needs such as roofing, siding, windows, doors, lead paint (homes built prior to 1978 will require a lead paint assessment), heating systems and any other repairs according to Program Guidelines.

The Housing Rehabilitation Program has been created as a “Moderate Housing Rehabilitation Program” whose grant priorities are to:


  1. Address health and safety repairs in year- round single-family, owner occupied properties.
  2. Increase and maintain the supply of affordable year- round housing for residents of the above captioned towns.
Income Limits 2019
Household Size Berkshire County
1 $49,700
2 $56,800
3 $63,900
4 70,950
5 $76,650
6 $82,350
7 $88,000
8 $93,700

If you are interested in this program, believe that you meet the income qualifications based upon the income eligibility chart, and would like to apply please click on, download, print and fillout our application. Once the application has been filled out to the best of your ability please attach all supporting information and return the completed application and support documents to us.

If you are interested in hearing more about the Program but are not ready to fill out an application please feel free to contact us either by telephone, email or a visit to our office

291 Main Street Suite 314, Great Barrington, MA 01230.

If you would like to return to us in person or set up a time to come in and meet with us please call (413) 645-3448 or email us at dawn@theresource.org

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