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  • Applications typically take four (4) weeks to process and we will follow-up with you by email. Please be sure to check your email for application updates.
  • To request a status update on your application, you may contact the Orange County Housing Helpline at  919-245-2655 or e-mail housinghelp@orangecountync.gov. 

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The LHA Program helps eligible homeowners cover the increase in property taxes resulting from the 2021 property tax revaluation. To qualify, homeowners must:

· Live in Orange County;

· Earn no more than 80% of the area median income;

· Have lived in their home for at least 10 years; and

· Have experienced an increase in property taxes due to the 2021 tax revaluation.

The LHA Program is accepting applications October 8 through December 15, 2021. All applications must be received by 5:00 PM on December 15 to allow time for processing.

If you need assistance completing the application, please contact the Orange County Housing Helpline at 919-245-2655 or HousingHelp@orangecountync.gov.

Orange County (NC) Housing and Community Development