General Land Office to host Homeowner Assistance program application intake session in Bloomington

The Texas General Land Office (GLO) will host an application intake session in Bloomington to assist homeowners still in need of Hurricane Harvey recovery aid.

The events are designed to encourage residents to apply the Homeowner Assistance Program, which is providing more than $116 million in housing assistance to hurricane survivors in the Golden Crescent Region.

At each fair, application coordinators and program representatives from the program will be available to help homeowners complete a program application and answer any questions.

Applications take approximately 30 minutes to complete. Intake sessions are on a first come first served basis. To schedule an appointment at a regional office, please call 1-844-893-8937. Homeowners should review the Homeowner Assistance Program Checklist prior to applying and have required documents ready.

Individuals affected by Hurricane Harvey may qualify for assistance through the Texas Homeowner Assistance Program if they owned their home, it was damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Harvey and it was their primary residence at the time of the storm, among other eligibility factors.

The program offers qualified homeowners assistance to repair, rehabilitate or rebuild homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey.Applications will be considered for award on a first come, first served basis, according to the priorities outlined in the Regional Housing Guidelines.

Saturday, Feb. 9

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

First Baptist Church

68 Leonard Avenue South

Bloomington, Texas 77951

Homeowners can also submit an application online or in-person at one of the program’s Homeowner Assistance Centers.