Program Name: Off-farm labor housing loans
Organization: United States Department of Agriculture – Rural Development
Address: 2118 W. Part Court, Suite A, Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217-403-6200
Briefly Describe the Purpose of the Program
Provides financing to develop or rehabilitate rental housing for lower-income domestic, migrant, and seasonal farm laborers. It also provides funding used to increase the supply of affordable housing for farm labor; and the ability of the farmer to provide affordable, decent, sage and sanitary housing for farm workers.
Year Program Established:
Eligibility Requirements or Restrictions
Open to: Individuals, partnerships, and family farm corporations as well as associations of farmers

Terms and Conditions: 33 years at a 1 percent interest rate. No loan minimum. Loans can cover up to 100 percent of the total development cost.

Application Deadline: Rolling bases
Application Guidelines:
Funding Cap Per Application or Fiscal Year Program Funding:
How Must Funds Be Used:
Can be used to develop or rehabilitate rental housing.