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Posted on: February 26, 2019

GLO Accepting Applications to Disburse $100 Million to Homeowner Reimbursement Program

The General Land Office has allocated $100 million in CDBG-DR funds to reimburse homeowners for up to $50,000 in out of pocket expenses to repair their Hurricane Harvey-damaged homes. There is no income requirement for this program; however, low to moderate income households will receive application priority for the first 30 days. To be eligible for this program, the home must be the owner’s primary residence and eligible repairs must have been completed prior to the application launch date of February 28, 2019. Applications are anticipated to outnumber available funds, so apply quickly!

Homeowners should refer to the links below for an applicant letter, the Homeowner Reimbursement Program Overview, and a Homeowner Reimbursement Program (HRP) Checklist outlining items that must be submitted with your application for program requirements and eligibility:

Applicant Letter-Homeowner Reimbursement Program

UPDATE: HRP Overview

Harvey Reimbursement Program Checklist

Programa de Reembolso para Propietarios de Viviendas


Applications are available online at: http://recovery.texas.gov/HRP, beginning Thursday, February 28, 2019 and are being accepted at the following locations beginning Monday, March 4, 2019, at the Beaumont Regional Office and Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at the Port Arthur location:


First City Building

505 Orleans Street, Suite 100

Beaumont, TX 77701

Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

AND 

 Port Arthur Economic Development Corporation

501 Procter Street, Port Arthur, Texas 77640

Tuesday--Thursday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.


In addition to a main Homeowner Reimbursement Program office in each region, each county will have at least one application drop off location or satellite office. For additional information, contact the Texas General Land Office at 1-844-893-8937.

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