Housing Rehabilitation

The Housing and Community Engagement office of Community Development works to help low- to moderate- income homeowners to procure services and housing repairs that may be not readily available or affordable. 
Homeowner Rehabilitation Program
The Homeowner Housing Rehabilitation Program works to help low and moderate income homeowners fix their homes. The program is designed to repair major operation systems making the home safe and comfortable for many years to come.  Grant assistance is available up to a maximum of $25,000.00, which is secured by a ten-year lien.
04/24/2023 Note:  Due to the high volume of applications, new requests for assistance will be placed on a temporary wait list.
Water and Sewer Connection Assistance Program
The Water and Sewer Connection Assistance Program assists with the tap fees and the plumbing costs associated with connecting to the City water/sewer system.  Assistance is available to those persons within the required proximity of current available City of Gastonia water and sewer systems.
Housing Rehabiliation Contractor Information
If you are interested in being selected as a contractor for the City of Gastonia's Housing Rehabilitation program, complete the online application, by CLICKING HERE
Additional resources for applying contractors can be found below:
The Housing and Community Engagement office is located at the Garland Municipal Business Center at 150 S. York Street on the second floor.
Contact Information:
Garland Municipal Business Center
150 S. York Street, Gastonia, NC  28052
(PO Box 1748, Gastonia, NC  28053-1748)
Nancy Welch, Case Management Specialist
704.866.6753 (office)
704.866.6067 (fax)


Gastonia, N.C., just minutes west of Charlotte, is one of the area’s best places to live and work with an ideal combination of location, size and livability. Gastonia is the largest of Gaston County’s 13 municipalities and one of the largest cities in the Charlotte metropolitan area. Selected as an All-America City three times, Gastonia’s desirable quality of life is the result of its beautiful natural surroundings, friendly neighborhoods, responsive government and vibrant business environment.


✆ 704-866-6714

⟟ 181 S. South Street
Gastonia, NC 28052