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Home Owners

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The Department of Community Development provides grants for home owners needing housing improvements and offers city-owned homes for sale and rehabilitation. The department also facilitate access and independent living for seniors and the disabled, and offers a variety of programs that help residents reduce property taxes, refinance their mortgages, and avoid foreclosure.

Alerts (Home Owners)

Severe Alert Apr 19, 2017 Jumping Jack Program Application Now Available!

Most Recent News (Home Owners)

May 01,2017 Department of Buildings Stresses Importance of Building Code Officials During Building Safety Month
Mar 09,2017 Mayor Emanuel Doubles “Day For Change” Homeless Pilot Program
Feb 08,2017 Chicago Department of Aviation Announces O'Hare Fly Quiet Runway Rotation Test Successful in Providing Noise Relief to Residents
Jan 21,2017 Mayor Emanuel Reminds Residents That Free Income Tax Preparation Help Is Available Across 19 Sites
Nov 29,2016 Property Tax Rebate Program Extended To Friday, December 30

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