|Description of Agency||Since 1989, the Housing Partnership has been providing the essentials for successful home ownership to residents of Chester County.
To improve housing and the quality of life in the surrounding community through home ownership to residents of Chester County. providing the ability to acquire and maintain decent affordable housing.
- Home Modification Program - Provides assistance to low to moderate income residents of Chester County, with permanent disabilities, in making their residences more accessible. Program allows for a wide range of adaptive modifications including ramps, lifts, door and hallway widening, kitchen and bathroom modifications.
- Housing Rehabilitation Program - Helps low to moderate income home owners correct violations of the BOCA Property maintenance Code, Local & State Codes and Section 8 Housing Quality Standards. maintenance code, Local & State Codes, and the Section 8 Housing Quality Standards.
- First Time Home Buyer's Program - Assists low to moderate income individuals and families interested in purchasing a home within Chester County, PA. Program provides pre-purchase home ownership counseling and a maximum loan of $10,000 for down payment and closing costs to first time home buyers.
- Senior Citizen Home Maintenance Program - Provides basic home maintenance, repairs and access modifications for residents of Chester County, 65 years of age and older. Costs are limited to $6,000 and are considered a one time full grant.