Red Wall & Stairs

Home
Rehab
Program

The HOME Rehabilitation Program provides assistance to lower-income households who reside in the City of Pittston to make code related improvements to their homes.

To apply, please complete the pre-application

form and send to:

Pittston Redevelopment Authority:

Shannon Bonacci
35 Broad St. Suite 202
Pittston, PA 18640
-OR-

by email to sbonacci@pittstonrda.com

Eligible Participants

  • Applicants must own and occupy the property as their primary residence

  • Applicant must be located within the city limits of Pittston

  • All property taxes, sewer maintenance and garbage fees must be current

  • Applicants must meet the income requirements

  • The improved property value must be less than 95% of the median sales price

Eligible Activities

  • All items necessary to bring a home up to code

  • Address lead-based paint hazards

Maximum Amount of 

Financial Assistance 

  • $25,000 per dwelling unit with an additional $10,000 environmental grant possible and uncapped low interest loan over 20 years

  • Forgiveness of grant will be made with a 10-year term

  • Funds are forgiven each year the owner resides in the home

HUD 2021 Income Limits

*Income from all sources. Limits are subject to change each year.

  • 1 person per household:   $41,550

  • 2 persons per household: $47,450

  • 3 persons per household: $53,400

  • 4 persons per household: $59,300

  • 5 persons per household: $64,050

  • 6 persons per household: $68,800

  • 7 persons per household: $73,550

  • 8 persons per household: $78,300