Once you receive email notification that you are approved to proceed with the design for your retrofit, return this form with supporting documentation so that we can confirm eligibility and secure your funding.
ESHP Documents for Existing Applicants
Earthquake-Safe Homes Progam
Forms for owners are listed below. The Process Summary explains when each form applies and all forms can be completed digitally and returned to the ESHP office via email: ResidentialLending@oaklandca.gov.
The main program page is here: https://www.oaklandca.gov/reso...
One-Page Summary of the Three Phases of the ESHP Process: 1. Bids and Design, 2. Review and Permitting, and 3. Construction
Detailed Description of ESHP Guidelines and Process Steps.
Ste-by-Step Instructions for ESHP Participants
Form for owners to summarize their bids for design OR construction and indicate their choice. Submit to ESHP with actual bids and completed Contractors Bid forms, if applicable.
Submit with invoices and proof of payment once the permit is final.
Information and application for a deferred loan to cover retrofit costs prior to ESHP reimbursement. Requires household income below 80% of Area Median Income.
Income limits for loan assistance to cover upfront costs. This is a separate process from the ESHP grant and DOES NOT apply to the majority of ESHP grantees.