Resident Grant Opportunities

To achieve the City's goal of perserving its housing stock and promote a more sustained community, the City offers various Grants opportunities to its residents. Grants are awarded to  eligible applicants on a first come, first qualified, first serve basis.  The City of North Lauderdale is not responsible for code violations, liens, open permits, or illegal structures.  The City of North Lauderdale will not award subsidy financing if any code violations, liens, open permits or illegal structures exist.

Purchase Assistance Program
(Inquire NOW!!)

Pic2Income eligible applicants will be awarded a maximum of $30,000 each in grant funds for lender required down payment and/or closing cost assistance. 

This assistance will help you purchase an eligible property (i.e., single family residence, town home, condominium) focusing on vacant, abandoned, and/or foreclosed properties located anywhere within the City of North Lauderdale. Assistance will be in the form of an interest free loan requiring no repayment if program requirements are met.  For additional information please call 954-724-7060, option 3. Click here for the Purchase Assistance Program Application.

Household-Size Income Eligibility Chart

Household Size

Extremely Low
(30%)

Very Low
(50%)

Low
(80%)

1 Person

$17,000

$28,300

$45,300

2 Persons

$19,400

$32,350

$51,750

3 Persons

$21,850

$36,400

$58,200

4 Persons

$25,100

$40,400

$64,650

5 Persons

$29,420

$43,650

$69,850

6 Persons

$33,740

$46,900

$75,000

7 Persons

$38,060

$50,100

$80,200

8 Persons

$42,380

$53,350

$85,350

 Effective April 1, 2018 – Established by Federal Guidelines – Subject to Change.


With assistance from the State of Florida’s Department of Emergency Management, the City of North Lauderdale offers residents an opportunity to retrofit their homes through a wind mitigation program that focuses on hardening and protecting residential structures. Program availability is based on funding.

Hurricane Loss Mitigation Program (HLMP) (Inquire NOW!!)

Need assistance strengthening your home against hurricane force winds?

The City will be receiving State funding from the Division of Emergency Management to mitigate approved owner-occupied, single-family properties. The HMLP will provide qualified wind resistance construction and installations completed with strict compliance with the Florida Building Codes and Manufacturer’s Specification.

Examples of activities included in mitigation are:

  • Replacing of roof covering/re-roofing
  • Installation of window and door opening protection                             
  • Installation of hurricane straps
  • Application of secondary water barrier.


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PicMinor Home Repair Program  (Not Available at this time)
If you are interested in completing minor repairs to your home, the City of North Lauderdale has funds available to assist income eligible applicants.  This assistance will help homeowners complete health, safety and aesthetic improvements, to any owner-occupied home in the City of North Lauderdale.  This program can provide up to $2,000 in matching funds for repair assistance. The amount received is based on a 50% match, not to exceed $2,000 on the City’s end.  Required documents:

  1. Completed documents
  2. Driver’s License or State ID for all household individuals (18 years of age and older).
  3. Proof of property ownership: Warranty Deed or Satisfaction of Mortgage
  4. Proof of primary residence. (Homestead)
  5. Proof that you are current on your property taxes.
  6. Most recent mortgage statement, showing you are current.
  7. Three estimates equal in workmanship

    • Please make sure that estimates are equal in workmanship as the City is going to compare in order to get the most for the expense before allowing  you to contract with any contractor.
    • Estimates must list at a  minimum:
     
      • Company’s Information (Name, Address, Phone, License Number, Representative Name)
      • Homeowner’s Name and Property Address
      • Scope of Work
      • The total amount of the job (to include permit fees in applicable)
  8. Copy of the Contractor’s License (for the lowest bidder).
  9. Copy of Contractor’s General Liability and Worker’s Compensation Insurance (for the lowest bidder).

Three written estimates from licensed and insured contractors are required for any work for which matching assistance is requested. Estimates must be reviewed prior to residents contracting with the lowest responsive responsible contractor. Repair assistance is in the form of a grant, and does not require any repayment. 

 For additional information please call 954-724-7060, option 3. For an application click here

The City of North Lauderdale in partnership with Broward County and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, offers the below opportunity for residents to apply for grants throughout the year as part of the Community Development Block Grant program. 

For more information on grants, please call the Community Development Department at 954-724-7069 and select option 3.