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INTRODUCTION - GUILDLINES AND CRITERIA

Program Eligibility Guidelines and Income Limits
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Service Area: Throughout San Diego City and County

ELIGIBILTY:

  • Applicants must own and live in their own single-family home. *We are unable to consider mobile homes, condos or townhomes.
  • Applicants must provide documentation of total household income. (Proof of total annual income is required for all persons living in the home 18 years old and older).
  • Have neither the financial resources, family members to assist, nor the ability to do the work themselves.

Proof: Eligibility is established through providing RTSD with the following documents. We require copies of all of these documents to be sent with your application for our program consideration.

  • Provide a copy of your most current property tax bill or current mortgage statement, and
  • A copy of your most recent Income Tax Return and W-2 form (s).
  • If you are not employed and not required to file an income tax return, provide: A copy of your Award Letter or Benefit Statement (a copy of your check is not sufficient) if you receive SSI, Social Security, Pensions (s), Retirement, VA benefits, Welfare or other fixed income.
  • A letter outlining your home repair needs, why you are unable to take of these repairs and the reason why you should considered for our program.

Or, if you are not employed and not required to file an income tax return, you may provide:

  • A copy of your Award Letter or Benefit Statements (a copy of you check is not sufficient) if you receive SSI, Social Security, Pensions (s), Retirement, VA benefits, Welfare or other fixed income.

PROOF OF ELIGIBILITY MUST BE PROVIDED WITH YOUR APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED FOR PROGRAM

RTSD programs and services are limited to recipients who are homeowners and earn below 60% of the Area Median Income. Based on 2011 HUD Income Guidelines.

Family Size Annual Income
One Person $28,901
Two Persons $33,051
Three Persons $37,151
Four Persons $41,301
Five Persons $44,601
Six Persons $47,901
Seven Persons $51,201
Eight Persons $54,501