On April 2, 2013, the City Council entered into an agreement
with San Gabriel Valley Habitat for Humanity to re-instate the
Brush with Kindness Program. The Brush with Kindness Program is
intended to assist low-income homeowners with a deferred loan
with a 0% interest rate to make critical exterior repairs. For
more information, please contact call San Gabriel Valley Habitat
for Humanity at (626) 387-6899.
The deadline to submit applications is Friday, May 31, 2013.
Brush with Kindness flyer and application
The City's Housing
Program provides housing rehabilitation assistance to low-income
residents. The purpose
of the Housing Rehabilitation Program is to improve the living
conditions of homeowners, while at the same time
upgrade the general housing stock of the City in order to
participants in the Housing Rehabilitation Program may receive
up to $25,000 for home repairs.
Acceptable improvements could include
the repair or replacement of obsolete or non-functioning
heating, plumbing, electrical, or structural items in their
residence. The loans are set at a simple
interest rate of 3%, with no payments due until sale, change
of title or a change of occupancy. Eligibility is base upon household size and
annual income, which is geared towards low-income households
that are owner-occupied single family residences.
For more information, please contact Micheal Neal at (626)
285-2171 ext. 2308
would like to be added to the City's waiting list, please fill
out the form below and send it to: Housing Division, 9701 Las Tunas
Drive, Temple City, CA 91780.
Home Improvement Program
Do you have a Tenant/Landlord dispute with property you are
renting? Or do you feel that you are being discriminated against?
Please visit the websites listed below for more information or call
the Housing Rights Center for assistance.
Housing Rights Center:
Los Angeles Office
520 S. Virgil Ave., Suite 400
Los Angeles, CA 90020
Fair Housing/Equal Opportunity – U.S. Department of Housing and
Urban Development (HUD):
National Fair Housing Advocate:
City of Temple City I 9701 Las
Tunas Dr. I Temple City, CA 91780
Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (M-F)
(626) 285-2171 I (626) 285-8192 - fax I