Community Development is responsible for the City of Beaumont’s revitalization program. The construction of new affordable houses, the provision of first home buyers assistance and the rehabilitation of older homes, are activities which help expand the City’s residential tax base. The objective is to develop viable urban communities and improve economic opportunities, principally for persons of low and moderate income.
Housing Tax Credit Application Deadline
Any group requesting a Resolution from the City of Beaumont related to Housing Tax Credit applications must provide a request in writing no later than December 1st to be considered. The request should include the location of the proposed project as well as the number of units proposed. Please send notifications to the following:
Chris Boone, Director, Director
City of Beaumont
Planning & Community Development Department
801 Main, Suite 201
Beaumont, TX 77701
If you have any questions or need additional information, please do not hesitate to contact us at (409)880-3100.
Available Programs for Residents
*All programs are funded through the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and are subject to federal program compliance requirements and the actual availability of federal funding. Submission of an application does not guarantee approval or assistance. The Weatherization Assistance Program is funded by the Department of Energy.
New Housing Construction ProgramThe City of Beaumont’s New Housing Construction Program assists with new housing construction through various non-profit and for-profit developers in Beaumont to eligible families. Down payment assistance is available as a project cost of new construction.
Down Payment Assistance Program
Lease-Purchase ProgramA Lease-Purchase option is available to first-time homebuyers who purchase properties inside the Beaumont city limits. Homes may be leased up to 36 months before purchase.
Rehabilitation ProgramOwner Occupied Housing Rehabilitation Assistance is available to homeowners who need assistance with repairs to their principal place of residence.
FY2014 Median Family Income:
Median Family Income: $53,900
Income limits are adjusted for family size, thus your annual household income must be at or below the specified amounts based on your family size.
|1 Person||2 Person||3 Person||4 Person||5 Person||6 Person||7 Person||8 Person|
|30% of Median||$11,350||$12,950||$14,550||$16,150||$17,450||$18,750||$20,050||$21,350|
|Very Low Income||$18,900||$21,600||$24,300||$26,950||$29,150||$31,300||$33,450||$35,600|
Effective 12/18/13; Income limits are published annually by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.