Housing Rehabilitation Program

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The City of Hillsboro Housing Rehabilitation Program provides home improvement assistance grants for owner-occupied or renter households in Hillsboro that meet low to moderate income guidelines.

The program offers grants of up to $10,000 for critical repairs, including but not limited to:

  • Roofing
  • Insulation
  • Accessibility improvements
  • Plumbing
  • Electrical repair/replacement
  • Removal of lead or hazardous materials
  • Weatherization

All work must be completed by an Oregon State licensed, bonded contractor. Use the Oregon Construction Contractors Board's Contractor License Search to verify your contractor is licensed.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a City of Hillsboro resident
  • Income must be within the current low to moderate income guidelines, based on most recent tax return
  • Must permanently reside in the dwelling to be rehabilitated 
  • Dwelling must be located in the City of Hillsboro
  • Must be owner of property or a valid lease holder of rental agreement 
  • Assets must be below $15,000 (excluding your home, its furnishings & fixtures and one vehicle)

Contact Us to Apply

For more information, or to apply, please call 503-846-8897.

Fiscal Year 2018 Income Guidelines

Effective July 1, 2018–July 1, 2019

To qualify for the Housing Rehabilitation program, your household income must be at or below a low to moderate income level based on 80% of the median income for the Portland–Vancouver–Hillsboro Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Low to Moderate Income Standards

Income Limits  1 Person Household  2 Person Household  3 Person Household  4 Person Household 5 Person Household  6 Person Household   7 Person Household 8 Person Household 

Low to Moderate Income

(based on 80% of median income)

 $45,600  $52,100  $58,600  $65,100  $70,350  $75,550  $80,750  $85,950
 Median Income  $81,400*

*Median income is based on a family of four and determined by the Department of Housing and Urban Development.