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Office of the Director   
50 West Gay Street   
Columbus, OH 43215-9040   
(614) 645.7795   
(614) 645.6675 [FAX]  

Code Enforcement Division   
757 Carolyn Ave.   
Columbus, OH 43224-3218   
(614) 645.2202  
(614) 645.6675 [FAX]  

Economic Development
150 South Front Street
Suite 220  
Columbus, OH 43215-4418  
(614) 645.8616  
(614) 645.6675 [FAX]  

Housing Division  
50 West Gay Street  
Columbus, OH 43215-9040  
(614) 645.7896  
(614) 645.6675 [FAX]  

Land Redevelopment Division   
845 Parsons Avenue    
Columbus, OH 43206-9030   
(614) 645.5263   
(614) 645-6675  [FAX]  

Planning Division   
50 West Gay Street   
Columbus, OH 43215-9030   
(614) 645.8664   
(614) 645.6675 [FAX]

Below are links to the current programs in the Housing Division geared towards Homeowners:

Acquisition and Relocation Compliance Services Acquisition and relocation due to a federally funded housing/highway project or code vacate order - learn more

American Dream Downpayment Initiative (ADDI) Downpayment assistance to purchase a first home in the City of Columbus and Columbus School District. - learn more

Better Municipal Care for Veterans Program The mission of the Better Municipal Care for Veterans Program is to assist eligible veterans to remain in their homes and live independently in a safe and sound environment. - learn more

Chores Program The Chores program assists senior citizens and/or disabled persons with minor repairs to their homes.  These repairs must be for the safety and/or health of the senior or disabled person. - learn more

Citywide Roof Replacement Program The Housing Division offers many programs that may be of assistance to current and future homeowners in the city of Columbus.  These programs are available to city of Columbus residents eligible for assistance guided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Income Guidelines. - learn more

Deaf Modification Program Special housing needs for deaf and hard of hearing individuals. - learn more

Emergency Repair Program The Emergency Repair program provides for the immediate correction of an emergency condition that has been determined to present an imminent danger to the health and/or safety of the occupants of residential property in the City of Columbus including heating, plumbing, and electrical repairs. - learn more

Home Modification Program Special housing needs to enable accessibility. - learn more

Home Safe and Sound Program The mission of the Home Safe and Sound program is to preserve decent, safe and sanitary housing for low and moderate income residents in Columbus neighborhoods. - learn more

Lead Safe Columbus Lead-based paint hazard control work (interior and exterior). - learn more

Neighborhood Investment Districts & Community Reinvestment Areas/Residential Tax Incentives Property tax abatement on increased valuation due to property improvements in the Neighborhood Investment Districts and Community Reinvestment Areas. - learn more

Tool Library The Rebuilding Together Central Ohio Tool Library is a tool-lending library that is located in Columbus, Ohio. The Tool Library was created by the City of Columbus in 1976, using a Federal Community Development Block Grant. In March 2009, Rebuilding Together Central Ohio took over operation of the library. The RTCO Tool Library offers over 200 different types of and over 4,500 individual hand and power tools. - learn more

Vacant Property Prevention Program The mission of the Vacant Property Prevention Program is to assist individuals and families to remain in their homes and live independently in a safe and sound environment. - learn more

Housing Contact Info

Housing Division
Office:  614-645-7896

Email:   Housing_Division
Intake Line

Office : 614-645-8526 
Email:  Home_Safe_And_Sound  

Helpful Links
Franklin County Auditor
Franklin County Recorder's Office 
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development  
Homeport Downpayment Assistance 
ECDI IDA Program