Stephen Williams - Housing Assistance Coordinator
Planning Services Division - Development Services Department
City Hall - 2nd Floor 401 Independence Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
Phone 573-339-6327 Fax 573-339-6303 email@example.com
In cooperation with grants from various State and Federal agencies and the East Missouri Action Agency, the City of Cape Girardeau offers rehabilitation of homes within the City for low-income homeowners. The City also has a program to aid low income residents' transition from renters to homeowners by purchasing and rehabilitating foreclosed homes. Potential participants must complete an application process and meet specific income guidelines to qualify for the program. For more information on a particular program, or to see if you qualify, please visit one of the available programs below.
Neighborhood Stabilization Program
|The Neighborhood Stabilization Program, a cooperative effort to rehabilitate foreclosed homes and transition low-income residents from renters to homeowners, has been expanded to include both the Franklin and Blanchard elementary school districts. Initially bounded by Sprigg Street, the Mississippi River, Bertling Street and Park Street, the new boundaries stretch as far as Highway 177, the Shawnee Parkway and Kingshighway.
NSP Area Map
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|The City of Cape Girardeau was approved for a $648,000 grant for the acquisition, rehabilitation and resale of foreclosed homes to low income individuals and families. Nine houses have been purchased and are expected to be available to program participants in the coming months. Revenue from the home sales will be used to buy more homes for this program.
Applicants must meet income guidelines and participate in financial counseling, homebuyer education classes and work with the counselors on any credit or budgeting issues they may have. There are no restrictions on the current address of the applicant.
Applications are available by contacting Stephen Williams in the Planning Services Division at (573) 339-6327 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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