If you are trying to sell your property in the current real estate market, you may not be able to get the price that you desire. To increase the value of your home by remodeling, repairing and upgrading your home, you may qualify for US government's home improvement grants. This is a great way to improve the value of your property without spending your own money or taking a loan.
By applying to a home improvement grant you may get free money from the government to upgrade, remodel and improve your property. Grants for home repair are interest and tax free funds that do not have to be paid back. All that is required to qualify for the grants is to be an American tax paying citizen over the age of 18. Additionally, you can apply to as many governments home improvement grants and private organizations offering grant programs that you qualify for.
As these home improvement funds are not loans, there is typically no need for collateral, income verification or a co-signer. These funds are provided by local and state government agencies regardless of the individual's credit history. Just be sure to use the grant funds according to the terms of the particular grant awarded and the money is yours to improve your home. When you search the updated online database of grant funds, make sure you check out the various available categories and apply to those that meet your specific needs.
Some of the home improvement grants are provided to help those who need to modify their home to make it handicap accessible. Other grants are provided to upgrade your home to make it energy efficient and develop your community. You may qualify for thousands of dollars in free grant money to turn your dream home into a reality.