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Housing Division

Homeownership Assistance Loan Program
- Applications available beginning April 3, 2017 

This program aims to help eligible renters buy a home in the City or County of Peterborough. You can print the Step by Step Application package from this website or you can pick one up from the Housing Division at City Hall.

If you want to apply, please review the Program Fact Sheet and the Housing Division's Programs and Initiatives website. Do not return your complete application by email. Purchasers who have an Agreement of Purchase and Sale are not eligible to apply. Contact the Housing Division with any questions and bring your complete application in person to the Housing Division.

Please be advised that funds are delivered on a first-come, first-served basis to eligible renters.

City of Peterborough's Housing Division
 Phone  705-742-7777 extension 4663 (HOME)
 Street Address

500 George Street N Peterborough

- lower level of City Hall

 

Peterborough Renovates Program
- Contact Habitat for Humanity beginning April 3, 2017

The Peterborough Renovates Program (PRP) assists low to moderate income homeowners with necessary repairs, including accessibility and efficiency upgrades. If you live in the City or County of Peterborough you can get an application from Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region's office.

The Program Backgrounder and other details are available on the Housing Division's Programs and Initiatives website. Program funding begins in April of each year and is delivered on a first-come, first-served basis to eligible applicants, while funding is available. When no funding is available, applicants will be placed on a waiting list (some exceptions may apply). The details are outlined in the Peterborough Renovates Program Guidelines document.

Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region
Phone 705-750-1456 or toll free 1-855-750-1456
Email

louise@habitatpkr.ca

Hours Monday to Friday from 9:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. 
Street Address
550 Braidwood Avenue Peterborough
Website

http://www.habitatpeterborough.ca/programs/peterborough-renovates/

 

Havelock Hub - Now Open!

Housing help is now available in the Township of Havelock-Belmont-Methuen.  The Havelock Hub can offer help with housing, credit counselling, legal services, employment assistance, Ontario Energy Support Program applications and personal counselling. The Havelock Hub is an umbrella group of several community organizations and social service agencies. More information is available through this brochure

Havelock Hub - Community Services Centre
 Phone 705-778-7272 
 Hours  Monday 9:00a.m. to 5:00p.m., Wednesday 2:00p.m. to 6:00p.m., Friday 9:00a.m. to 12:00p.m.*
 Street Address  75 Concession Street, Havelock (in the Havelock Medical Centre building)
 Website  www.facebook.com/HavelockHub 

*Call to make an appointment or drop in.  Hours may not be exactly as shown.

 

Housing is Fundamental 2016

The Affordable Housing Action Committee (AHAC) of the City and County of Peterborough has released the 2016 edition of the annual publication Housing is Fundamental. For more information on AHAC, please visit their website at www.peterborough.ca/housing/ahac

 

10-year Housing and Homelessness Plan Progress Report 2015 

10 Year Homelessness Plan Logo

The Housing and Homelessness Plan Progress Report 2015 has been received by the Joint Services Steering Committee (June 9, 2016) and shared with the public.  This report shows the second year's progress towards reaching the outcomes in the 10-year Housing and Homelessness Plan for Peterborough (2014 to 2024).

Check out www.peterborough.ca/HousingandHomelessnessPlan for more information.

 

CMHC Project Profiles

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) developed the following affordable housing Project Profiles:

"The Housing Division sustains and enhances its portfolio of subsidized housing, promotes options to increase the supply of affordable housing and supports community planning for housing and related services."