Community Housing Impact and Preservation (CHIP)

The CHIP program provides grants and loans to income eligible homeowners living within the City of Troy, Ohio.  The purpose of the CHIP program is to repair housing conditions that pose a threat to the health and safety of the occupants, or pose an ongoing threat to the structural integrity of the home.  CHIP funding is federal funding administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  The State of Ohio annually receives a portion of CHIP funding from HUD and is administered by the Ohio Department of Development, Office of Community Development (ODOD, OCD).    

Improvements may include such items as: roofs, gutters and downspouts, windows and doors, electrical, plumbing, heating, insulation, foundations, handicapped accessibility bathroom upgrades, water heaters, handicap accessibility improvements, water and sewer tap-ins, lead-based paint hazard controls, etc. The City of Troy is currently taking CHIP applicant names and placing them on a CHIP waiting list.  The CHIP applicant must own and reside in the home in the City of Troy, Ohio.

Below are the eligible CHIP activities.  Click on the Activity title below for a description of the activity.  Please call Nikki Reese for further information at 937-339-9601 or to be placed on Troy’s CHIP waiting list.

Owner Rehabilitation Program

Owner Home Repair Program