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Residents  Home Improvement Programs  

Home Improvement Programs


The Community Development Department has a number of programs to help property owners make needed repairs to their homes or apartment buildings. We offer low interest loans; rates are based on income and family size. For information regarding home improvement programs, contact Hal Barter at (207) 333-6601 extension 1332 or by email at

CDBG Loan Program Information
Home Loan Program Information  
  • The Homeowner Rehab Program assists low- and moderate-income households to improve the quality of their housing unit.
  • The Spot Rehab Program assists with emergency repairs or serious conditions which are detrimental to health and safety.
  • The Residential Rehabilitation Program helps to improve the quality of housing and allows a more comprehensive renovation effort of properties in target areas. The program is available to investor owners and owner-occupied households. The program is also available to low- and moderate-income households in all parts of Auburn.  
Rehabilitation Application - Single Family Property 
Rehabilitation Application - Multi Family Property  
  • The City has a Demolition Program to remove buildings that have deteriorated to a point where they are detrimental to public health and safety.