Washtenaw County offices are closed until at least April 13 due to COVID-19, and all non-essential home improvement projects have been put on hold. If you are having a furnace or water heater emergency, please call 734-544-3008 and leave a voicemail. We will address your issue as soon as possible.
OCED administers the Home Rehabilitation Program using federal HUD funds. The program is designed to bring eligible property owners’ dwellings into compliance with common housing standards to provide safe, decent and affordable housing for Washtenaw County residents. The major components of the housing rehabilitation program include:
NOTE: At this time the Home Rehabilitation Program Waiting list is closed. We are not accepting new applications for any program at this time. ~You should still call us if you are experiencing an emergency situation with your furnace, water heater or sewer line. Updated: 06/28/19
Assistance is available for income-eligible homeowners within an eligible Urban County jurisdiction. Assistance is available on a "first-come, first-served" basis. Due to community demand for the programs listed, it is expected there will be more applicants who apply than we can assist at the present time. There is a waiting list for qualified applicants who are not selected for the current cycle of funding. Call 734-544-3008 to inquire. View the Housing Rehabilitation Program Flyer (PDF).
Homeowners must reside within one of the Urban County jurisdictions and the household income must be lower than the income limits below.
Number of people in household
Income limit (80% AMI)
Urban County Jurisdictions: Ann Arbor Township, Augusta Township, Bridgewater Township, City of Ann Arbor, City of Dexter, City of Saline, City of Ypsilanti, Dexter Township, Lima Township, Manchester Township, Northfield Township, Pittsfield Township, Salem Township, Saline Township, Superior Township, Sylvan Township, Webster Township, York Township, Ypsilanti Township