NORTON – Norton Metropolis/County Financial Growth (NCCED) broadcasts the Contemporary. New. Norton County housing program, encouraging residents to “Repair up your house and your hometown.”
By means of the Contemporary. New. Norton County program, NCCED is difficult all residents to flip, renovate, repaint, or construct a brand-new residence as a way to give the communities of Norton County a contemporary new begin and welcome new residents. Contemporary. New. Norton County contains eight grant-funded incentives, outlined under. Residents are capable of make the most of one incentive per qualifying property. Full particulars and purposes to use might be discovered on-line at www.FreshNewNortonCounty.org.
Get 0% curiosity short-term funding for the acquisition, renovation and resale of housing. Qualifying models embody these recognized as dilapidated or main put on within the 2019 Norton County Broad Housing Research.
Free tons! Certified builders can have particular tons cost-free throughout the Cities of Almena, Lenora or Norton for brand spanking new residential models. Eligible initiatives embody a minimal specified amount/high quality of recent residential buildings assembly design and timing specs set out for that parcel of floor.
For Residence Purchases and New Residence Development
- Construct on Cleared Lot Incentive
Construct a brand new residence on a cleared lot with metropolis infrastructure in Almena, Lenora or Norton and obtain a bundled bundle of grants and incentives of roughly $10,000 to $12,000.
- Down Fee Help Plan
Purchase a house in Almena, Lenora or Norton, and we’ll assist with the down cost and shutting prices by a one-time closing price grant and a 0% down-payment mortgage. Residence have to be a major residence to qualify.
For Present Residence and Property Homeowners
- Landfill Waiver for Teardowns
Clear uninhabitable properties from tons to prepared them for brand spanking new development, and we’ll waive the landfill charges. Qualifying tons embody these recognized as dilapidated within the 2019 Norton County Broad Housing Research.
Give your older residence in Almena, Lenora or Norton a serious improve and obtain a rebate grant of as much as 10% for materials purchases. Residence have to be owner-occupied, and upgrades should qualify as a serious rehabilitation mission with materials purchases exceeding $20,000.
Replace your house with a contemporary coat of paint, and we’ll present a one-time grant of $300 for paint and supplies.
- Senior Residing Relocation Incentive
- Residents of Almena, Lenora or Norton transitioning from residence possession to qualifying senior housing, assisted dwelling, or long-term care inside Norton County can obtain a one-time grant of $5,000 at residence closing.
“We have got huge goals for Norton County, however many properties and plenty want a critical refresh,” mentioned Mike Posson, Government Director of Norton Metropolis/County Financial Growth. “By means of these incentives, we hope to present our communities a contemporary new begin and welcome new residents. Each transformation—regardless of how massive or small—helps our neighborhood remodel. We’re excited to see the progress made on account of this program!”
Contemporary. New. Norton County. is made attainable by the beneficiant funds and sources dedicated by the Metropolis Councils of Almena, Lenora and Norton; the Norton County Commissioners; the Norton County Group Basis; the Dane G. Hansen Basis; and the Norton Metropolis/County Financial Growth Board.
For extra info, please contact Mike Posson at 785-874-4816, through e-mail at [email protected], or on the workplace, 205 S. State Avenue in Norton.