Zero-Interest Housing Rehabilitation Loans Available to Shutesbury Residents

The Franklin County Regional Housing & Redevelopment Authority (HRA) is administering a housing rehabilitation loan program on behalf of the Town of Shutesbury. The program offers zero-interest, deferred-payment, 15-year forgivable loans of up to $35,000 to qualified homeowners to improve the safety and energy efficiency of their homes. Eligible improvements include: roof repair/replacement, electrical and plumbing upgrades, septic repair/replacement, insulation and weatherization, accessibility modifications, heating and hot water system repair/replacement, wells, replacement windows, lead paint abatement, and more.   For more information or to request an application, please call Jen at (413) 863-9781 ext. 137 or email jmorrow@fcrhra.org.