Connellsville, Pennsylvania

Connellsville Redevelopment Authority

The below is a list of the available programs that we can help you with in Connellsville. Please click on the program you are interested in or find the corresponding page.

Connellsville First Time Homebuyer Program

The Connellsville Redevelopment Authority (CRA) First Time Home Buyer Program seeks to promote homeownership within the City of Connellsville. Made possible by a grant from the Hillman Foundation. Funds will provide 0% loans to boost affordable homeownership opportunities throughout the City of Connellsville for homebuyers at or below 100% of Area Median Income (AMI).  Loans will be in amounts of up to $10,000 for down payment and closing costs and be second deferred mortgage financing.  An additional loan of up to $10,000 may be available through the Fayette County Redevelopment Authority.  

Please contact the office at 724 626 1645 for additional details.


Fayette County First Time Homebuyer Program


Assistance to purchase a home is available to qualifying

Applicants through the Fayette County Redevelopment Authority.

Assistance is available based on your income and varies based on

individual need and available funding sources. The exact qualifying income

limit will be determined at the time of application, as income limits for the

program vary based on the available funds utilized for each individual applicant.



Commercial Revolving Loan Fund

The Connellsville Redevelopment Authority has funding up to $25,000 for the acquisition and rehabilitation of commercial property within the city limits of the City of Connellsville.  Terms are 0% for 5 years with a balloon payment due at the end of the 5 year period.  Loan cannot exceed 25% of the cost of the project.

Please contact the office at 724 626 1645 for additional details.


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