2. Loans and grants from the council
Empty homes loans
Loans are available to help owners carry out works to bring empty homes back into use. Loans of up to £15,000 are available at a fixed rate of 4%, for a maximum term of ten years.
Grants may be available towards the cost of bringing an empty home back into use.
Minor works assistance
Help towards the cost of bringing an empty home back into use is available to owners who are in receipt of a means tested, or long term disability benefit, or for applicants aged 70 or over. The maximum grant available is £2,500.
For more information, please contact us.