Home Improvement Grant

The City-wide Home Improvement Grant Program provides eligible homeowners with grants to assist in revitalizing their properties. Funding is provided by the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Community Development Block Grant Program. Grants will be available up to $5,000.

Applications are available in the Community Services Department and linked below.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Homeowner must own and occupy the single-family residence for at least one year.
  • Gross annual household income may not exceed 80% of the San Bernardino County median income adjusted for family size:

HUD Income Limits

Effective June 1, 2021

Household SizeIncome*

*income limits subject to change annually

  • Property must be within the City of Chino Hills.
  • All property taxes and assessments must be current and the property must not have any recorded property or income tax liens.
  • A state and city licensed contractor must perform any home improvement work.
  • Grants are awarded "one time only" per household per address.

Eligible Improvements

Home Improvement Grants can be used for a variety of home repairs including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Exterior Paint
  • Driveway (concrete only)
  • Door/Window Replacement
  • Roof Repairs
  • Fencing
  • Garage Door Repairs
  • Exterior Structural Repairs
  • Drainage/Septic System

Home Improvement Grant Program Documents

Home Improvement Grant Application (PDF)
HH Size Affidavit (PDF)
Income Tax Affidavit (PDF)
Right of Entry (PDF)
Program Requirements (PDF)