What documents are required for the application?

Examples of required documents for the application include, but are not limited to:

Financial Institution Account Information:

  • Property Deed
  • Valid forms of identification for all members of the household
  • Copies of the three most recent years of signed income tax (IRS) Documents (1040, 1098, all schedules) including W-2 forms and 1099 statements for all household members.
  • Copies of the three most recent months of information for all household members. (checking, savings, IRA, stocks, bonds, etc) Example: If you apply in the month of May, please provide May, April, and March statements.
  • Copies of interest/dividend income over $100 annually

Housing Expenses

  • Mortgage
  • Homeowners Insurance
  • Real Estate Tax  
  • Water/Sewer/Trash   
  • Gas and/or Oil       
  • Electricity

Verification of Income

  • Payroll stubs, tips, wages
  • Alimony
  • Child support
  • Social Security
  • Pension
  • Social Security Disability Insurance
  • Government Assistance
  • Unemployment Benefits


  • Auto Loans/Lease
  • Credit Cards
  • Personal Loans
  • Department stores

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1. How long does it take to complete the program?
2. Can I receive assistance for a project that has been completed on my home?
3. Can I have other project(s) going on when apply for this program?
4. Do I get to pick the products or brands for my desired project?
5. Do I hire the contractor?
6. Can I apply for impact windows?
7. What documents are required for the application?
8. What if I have a code case on my property?
9. Is there a financial obligation?
10. Is there an application fee?
11. Why is there a 10% contingency?
12. Does the contractor receive progress payments?
13. Can I finance my payment portion?
14. What loan documents will I be signing?
15. Can I apply if I have already participated in a previous Great Neighborhoods Grant or Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) ?
16. What if my property is in a Trust ?
17. What if I sell my home during my 5-year loan with the Village?
18. How long does it take to review the grant application?
19. What if I submit the wrong paperwork or not up-to-date documents in the application?
20. What types of documents can I upload?
21. Can I drop out of the program?
22. What are the approved projects?
23. Can I apply if I own rental properties?
24. What browser can I use?
25. Do I need to provide all pages of my Tax Form?
26. Can I provide one year of tax return documents?
27. What if I am missing part or all of my income tax documents?
28. What if I am self-employed?
29. Does this grant cover landscaping?
30. Does this grant cover tree removals and replacement?
31. Do I hire a consultant?