Charlottesville homeowner assistance program grant filing deadline extended to Sept. 8
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Charlottesville homeowner assistance program grant filing deadline extended to Sept. 8

Crystal Graham
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The deadline for Charlottesville City Council’s homeowner assistance program grant has been extended through Friday, Sept. 8, at 5 p.m.

The program grants are designed to assist qualified low- and moderate-income home owners. The program is intended to assist qualified applicants with the costs of home ownership.

Charlottesville residents may qualify for a grant of $1,000, $1,500, $2,000, or $2,500, depending on the applicant’s IRS adjusted gross income for 2022.

Homeowner assistance program grant eligibility

  • Applicant must be a legal owner and reside in the residential property as of January 1 of the current year;
  • Applicant, applicant’s spouse, any co-owner residing in the home cannot own any other real estate;
  • The current year’s assessed value on applicant’s home must be $460,000 or less;
  • Applicant’s household income using IRS Form 1040 Adjusted Gross Income for the Tax Year 2022 cannot be greater than $60,000;
  • Applicant, spouse, any co-owners, or adult relatives residing in the home, must provide a copy of IRS Form 1040, or must provide income statements if they have not yet filed or are not required to file IRS Form 1040.

For more information, visit or call (434) 970-3160.

Crystal Graham

Crystal Graham

Crystal Abbe Graham is the regional editor of Augusta Free Press. A 1999 graduate of Virginia Tech, she has worked for nearly 25 years as a reporter and editor for several Virginia publications, written a book, and garnered more than a dozen Virginia Press Association awards for writing and graphic design. She was the co-host of "Viewpoints," a weekly TV news show, and co-host of Virginia Tonight, a nightly TV news show. Her work on "Virginia Tonight" earned her a national Telly award for excellence in television.