Decatur Neighborhood Redevelopment Rehab Lottery

Decatur Neighborhood Redevelopment Rehab Lottery

Recipient requirements include:

· Home must be in the city limits and not up for sale. 

· Home must be a single-family residence (not an apartment). Mobile homes are not eligible.

· Applicant must be head of household and owner-occupant of the property for a minimum of one (1) year. Proof of ownership and occupancy will be required. "Land Sales Contracts" (Contract for Deed) are not eligible.

· Home should not be in foreclosure status.

· Ameren bill must not be at "pink slip" (shut off) status.

· Homeowners cannot have City liens and/or outstanding accounts with the City of Decatur i.e. loans, demolitions, water bills, parking tickets, weed/trash liens, etc.

· Project must pass Construction Rehabilitation Specialist's inspection and be "feasible" or "do-able"

· You must fall within income guidelines for persons 18 and over living in the home.

· Property must be free of infestation.

Income guidelines are as follows:

Family Size

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

Maximum Income

33,200

37,950

42,700

47,450

51,250

55,050

58,850

62,650

Current Conditions
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