Oxford (County of). Human Services

Site: Woodstock - Reeve St

Service: Affordable Home Ownership Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-539-9800
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-1015
Fax 519-421-4710
E-Mail humanservices@oxfordcounty.ca
Website www.oxfordcounty.ca
Primary Contact Jamie Stephens, Manager of Housing Development, Human Services; Phone: 519-539-9800 ext 3302; Email: jstephens@oxfordcounty.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) The program provides financial assistance to qualified low-to-moderate income households. Funding is limited and is available on a first come, first served basis, in the form of a 20-year interest-free loan registered on title and up to 5% of the purchase price of an eligible home (current maximum purchase price is $264,619). This program is made possible through the Investment in Affordable Housing (IAH) Program, which is funded by the federal and provincial governments.
Home Ownership application package
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Oxford County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Total household income before deductions is less than $63,000 a year * currently renting (rental receipt must be provided) * no rental arrears are owed, housing charges or damages to any other social housing program * total household assets are below $20,000 * no household member owns a property or has interest in a property * you are able to pay all closing costs and home inspection fee (if resale home) * you qualify for a mortgage
Application If you are eligible to apply for the Affordable Home Ownership Program, you can print an application from our website at www.oxfordcounty.ca/humanservices. You can also call the County’s Human Services Department at 519-539-9800 ext. 3302 and ask us to fax or mail you an application package.* completed applications can be dropped off, emailed, faxed or mailed to Jamie Stephens, Manager of Housing Development, Oxford County - Human Services, 21 Reeve Street, PO Box 1614, Woodstock, Ontario. N4S 7Y3.

Households must apply to participate in the program. As funds become available, eligible households will be contacted by mail and provided with a Conditional Letter of Commitment.
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Oxford County departments focus on combined support services to serve the public.
Funding Regional / Municipal - Oxford County
Site Information
Located In Community Woodstock
Address & Map
County of Oxford Administrative Building
21 Reeve St
Woodstock, ON N4S 7Y3
 
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Intersection Reeve St and Peel St
Mailing Address PO Box 1614 
Woodstock, ON N4S 7Y3
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features

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