Rental Property Repair Program

CHSA administers the Rental Property Repair Program for the City of Savannah. Loans are available to landlords with existing properties that are in need of repair. The amount of loan available for repairs depend upon the location of the units. Upon completion of repairs made with city funding, rents cannot exceed fair market rents and must be rented to households who's income fall at or below 80% of the area median income.

Eligible types of improvements include:

Roof repair / replacement

Plumbing system / fixture repair / replacement (excluding tub/shower unit replacement)

Electrical system / fixtures repair/ replacement

HVAC system repair/ replacement

Insulation

Floor covering (carpet / pad, vinyl, tile - no removal)

Appliance repair / replacement

Site improvements ( sidewalks, driveways,landscaping, fencing, outbuildings)