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HOUSING UPDATESWelcome Home: Creating a More Affordable Future is a planning and action initiative to create more diverse and affordable housing options that can help secure Pacific Grove’s social, physical and economic well-being now and into the future.
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OVERVIEWThe Housing Division administers several programs that help to improve, preserve and increase the supply of affordable housing in the City. It is the policy and intention of the City of Pacific Grove to comply in all of its policies and procedures affecting all of its programs and activities, including employment and housing, with all appropriate regulations prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, age, family status or persons with disabilities.
The Housing Division also applies for and receives grants for housing studies and programs, monitors compliance with City restrictions on affordable housing units, and coordinates the City's efforts to develop and maintain senior housing opportunities.
Housing Programs include: The Housing Rehabiliation Loan Program which provides low-interest loans with defferred payments for home repairs to income qualified applicants; The Sewer Lateral Loan Program provides low interest, deferred payment loans up to $10,000 to repair or replace private sewer laterals. These loans are available to all homeowners regardless of income. The Emergeny Home Repair Program provides grants up to $10,000 for emergency home repairs to income quailified househoulds on a case by case basis. Limited Funds are availalbe. The Affordable Housing Monitoring Program ensures that units that have been designated as affordable to low/moderate income tenants are in compliance.
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Income Guidelines for Housing Programs effective June 2020
Video Public Service Announcement - Housing Rehabilitation Funding Available
The Housing Division provides information, referral, education and resources about Housing Discrimination and Fair Housing Laws. HUD Booklet
File Housing Discrimination complaints with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
File Mobile Home, Manufactured Housing, and Employee Housing complaints with the California Mobilehome Assistance Center
For more information on any of the Housing Division's programs, please contact the Housing Division at (831) 648-3199.