Subpart J: Rehabilitation Assistance
This module provides guidance for program administrators, contractors, and compliance staff, and includes handouts that must be provided to homebuyers and other building occupants. Program administrators are encouraged to make sure the right tools are provided to each of these participants and that they keep proper records.
Subpart J applies to programs that use HUD funds to rehabilitate residential properties. Rules may vary based on the levels of federal assistance per unit and hazard remediation carried out.
Summary of LSHR Requirements for Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation of housing can be funded under different HUD programs but has standard requirements regarding LBP. This chart summarizes those standards, based upon the level of federal assistance for housing rehabilitation. Details on these requirements and how to document program compliance are found in this module.
|≤ $5,000||$5,001 - $25,000||> $25,000|
|Approach to Lead Hazard Evaluation and Reduction||Do no harm||Identify and control lead hazards||Identify and abate lead hazards|
|Lead Hazard Evaluation||Paint testing (of surfaces to be disturbed)||Paint testing and risk assessment||Paint testing and risk assessment|
|Lead Hazard Reduction||
|Ongoing Maintenance||For HOME rental only||For HOME rental only||For HOME rental only|