Application Information

HOME PURCHASE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM


Applications for the Fort Pierce Home Purchase Assistance Program are NOT AVAILABLE AT THIS TIMEPlease check
back periodically for updates.

The program will resume when additional funding
becomes available.
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HOME REHABILITATION PROGRAM

NOTICE OF FUNDING AVAILABILITY
THE CITY OF FORT PIERCE ANNOUNCES THE AVAILABILITY
OF
STATE HOUSING INITIATIVES PARTNERSHIP (SHIP) FUNDS
OWNER-OCCUPIED HOME REHABILITATIONS

The City of Fort Pierce Grants Administration Division announces approximately $850,000 available through the State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) program for fiscal years and 2017/2018 to be used for the following Local Housing Assistance Plan strategy:

  • Owner-Occupied Rehabilitation Strategy - Exterior Repairs Only. Please note that funding for rehabilitations will only be used to support existing housing within the City limits of Fort Pierce. Eligible repairs are those on the exterior of the home, and include roofs, soffits, gutters and downspouts; HVAC systems; exterior plumbing and electrical systems; exterior doors; hurricane shutters; garage doors and handicap accessibility improvements.  Eligible applicants will be Extremely Low (30% AMI), and Very Low (50% AMI) and Low (80% AMI) income persons.  Eligibility will be determined through an application process and through 3rd party documentation of income.
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Funding priority will be persons with special needs as defined by 420.0004 (7) Florida Statutes.


Please note that there is currently
NO SHIP Waiting List. All interested persons will need to apply or re-apply.

SHIP Applications will be available BEGINNING THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2017:

  • For Pickup - Between the Hours of 9:00am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday:

Fort Pierce City Hall, 100 N. US Highway 1, Fort Pierce

  • By Downloading here:

City of Fort Pierce SHIP Rehab Application

  • By Mail:

Call GSG at (305) 745-2062

Applications must be postmarked NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, JANUARY 12, 2018 and must be mailed to:


Government Services Group, Inc.
Attn: Deanna Lloyd
22968 Overseas Highway
Cudjoe Key, FL 33042

QUESTIONS ?
Call GSG at (305) 745-2062

Questions regarding the City of Fort Pierce SHIP program and application process should be directed to

Jay Moseley
Government Services Group (GSG), Inc.
(352) 381-1975
or
Deanna Lloyd
(305) 745-2062

A FAIR HOUSING/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/HANDICAP ACCESS JURISDICTION

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