Housing Assistance Programs

Housing Rehabilitation Grant Opportunities and First Time Home Buyer Program:


Information on Home Access Grant Program, Home Improvement Loan Program and First Time Home Buyer Program. The HERO program is administered by Kern County Planning and Community Development Division. 


California HERO Program and Figtree PACE Program:

Information on Home Energy Renovation Opportunity and Property Assessed Clean Energy Programs (English/Spanish).

Second Dwelling Units:

Information on the opportunity and criteria to develop a second dwelling unit on qualifying parcels (English/Spanish). 

Affordable Housing Density Bonus Program

: Information on density bonuses available to projects with five or more residential units with Low Income, Very-Low Income, Senior or Moderate Income housing within the development (English/Spanish).