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Special Targeted Applicant Rehabilitation Program (STAR)
MD Dept. of Housing & Community Development (DHCD)




Program Overview

Special Targeted Applicant Rehabilitation Program (STAR) is a program designed to bring properties up to applicable building codes and standards or a minimum housing quality standard. Not available in Baltimore City or Baltimore, Harford, Howard, Prince George's and Montgomery counties

Property Eligibility Requirements

Allowable property types: Single-family owner-occupied dwellings.

Benefit Details

Generally, loans are made to families at 30% of the area or non-metro median income. Some loans may be made to families up to 55% of statewide median, if the household is ineligible for other CDA funding to assist them.

Benefit: Loans have an interest rate of 0% and are fully deferred. The maximum loan is 100% of the value of the property.
Owner Occupancy Required:Yes

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