RuralEdge offices are open by appointment only, please call (802) 535-3555 to set up an appointment

Home Repair Program

Our Home Repair Program is designed to assist income-eligible homeowners with low-interest rehab loans and grants, through our Revolving Loan Fund, to make health & safety repairs to live safely in their home.

Eligible repairs may include:

  • New roofs or Roof Repairs
  • Structural & Foundation work
  • Heating system maintenance or replacement
  • Accessibility improvements
  • Electrical repairs
  • Weatherization and window replacement
  • Plumbing repair
  • Water & Well system repairs
  • Septic System repair

Home Repair Program Application

Who is eligible for this program?

To qualify for home repairs, homeowners must be a resident of Caledonia, Orleans, or Essex counties and be at or below 80% of area median income. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

What is the process?

RuralEdge staff are here to assist homeowners throughout the Home Repair Program process. Here is what an applicant can expect:


Contact us at or (802) 535-3555 and ask for the Homeownership Center!

NML# 223009. "This is an Equal Opportunity Program. Discrimination is prohibited by Federal Law. Complaints of discrimination may be filed with USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Bldg., 14th and Independence Ave., SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410"

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