Every Burroughs resident is invited to a community meeting to learn more about RISE in your neighborhood.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
6:00 - 7:00 PM
Burroughs Elementary School - Cafeteria
Heritage Home Program & Matching Grants
Homeowners in Burroughs may use the Heritage Home Program
to receive free and impartial advice about maintenance and improvements to their homes. To start the process, homeowners must fill out and submit a Request for Technical Assistance
At the Heritage Home Program visit, homeowners will learn about low-interest home equity and energy-efficiency loans available to make improvements. Qualified homeowners may also be able to match up to $5,000 of investment with a RISE Matching Grant
Storefront Improvement Program
Business owners may use the Storefront Improvement Program to improve the appearance and functionality of their commercial building in Burroughs. Matching grants of up to $5,000 will be available for storefront improvements to qualified business owners.
More details to be mailed soon!
The Land Bank is working to acquire a number of vacant homes in Burroughs. Under Homeownership Advantage, these homes will be fully renovated and offered for sale to qualified homeowners.
The goal is to help support homeownership in Burroughs and also raise property values by achieving higher comparable sales over time.
Construction in progress - your patience is appreciated!
The Land Bank will be working with the Burroughs Neighborhood Organization and neighborhood residents to assist with community-driven ideas to improve Burroughs and support place-making efforts.