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Earthquake-Safe Homes Program (ESHP)

The Earthquake-Safe Homes Program offers grants to owner-occupants of 1-4 unit properties for partial reimbursement of the cost of a seismic retrofit. Resources for existing applicants are located below. No additional applications are being accepted at this time. Contact the program at the email below if you wish to be notified if additional funding becomes available.

ESHP Documents for Existing Applicants


ESHP Documents for Design Professionals and Contractors


Date Posted: December 4th, 2018 @ 10:29 AM
Last Updated: May 31st, 2019 @ 5:03 PM

For more information contact Jean Casey, Project Manager at 510-238-3598 or