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Homeowner Reimbursement

APPLICATION PROCESSING IS NOW OPEN

WHAT IS THE HOMEOWNER REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAM?

The Homeowner Reimbursement Program can help homeowners recover up to $50,000 in out-of-pocket expenses for home repairs due to Hurricane Harvey.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

To be eligible for this program, the home must be the owner’s primary residence and eligible repairs must have been completed prior to the application launch date of Feb. 28, 2019. Applications are anticipated to outnumber available funds, so apply quickly!

This program is available to homeowners within the following 48 counties: Aransas, Austin, Bastrop, Bee, Brazoria, Burleson, Caldwell, Calhoun, Chambers, Colorado, Comal, DeWitt, Fayette, Fort Bend, Galveston, Goliad, Gonzales, Grimes, Guadalupe, Hardin, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jim Wells, Karnes, Kleberg, Lavaca, Lee, Liberty, Madison, Matagorda, Milam, Montgomery, Newton, Nueces, Orange, Polk, Refugio, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, San Patricio, Tyler, Victoria, Walker, Waller, Washington, Wharton.

The City of Houston and Harris County will have a similar program for homeowners.

HOW DO I APPLY?

As part of the application process, homeowners will be asked to provide the following:

  • Receipts or invoices for all repairs made on the home and detail what work was performed;
  • Submit financial documentation, bank account or credit card statements regarding the source of payment for repairs;
  • Certify any, and all disaster assistance received following Hurricane Harvey; and
  • Submit photo documentation indicating that damages were caused by Hurricane Harvey.

Potential applicants should review the following documents and can begin collecting documents:

Applicants can apply online or fill out a printable application and drop off at a regional office or satellite location:

ALL LOCATIONS WILL BE CLOSED APRIL 19 IN OBSERVANCE OF GOOD FRIDAY

REGIONAL OFFICE LOCATIONS

  • Conroe Homeowner Reimbursement Program Regional Office
    • Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • 200 River Pointe Drive, Suite 107, Conroe, TX 77304
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  • Fort Bend Homeowner Reimbursement Program Regional Office
    • Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • 1 Sugar Creek Center Boulevard, Suite 200, Sugar Land, TX 77478
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  • Galveston Homeowner Reimbursement Program Regional Office
    • Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • 600 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, TX 77591
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  • Rockport Homeowner Reimbursement Program Regional Office 
    • Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • 2317 Rath Street, Rockport, TX 78382
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  • South East Texas Homeowner Reimbursement Program Regional Office
    • Monday - Tuesday, Thursday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Wednesdays 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    • Saturdays: April 27, May 11, May 25, Hours 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    • 505 Orleans Street, Suite 100, Beaumont, TX 77701
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ADDITIONAL SATELLITE OFFICES AND APPLICATION DROP OFF LOCATIONS

Deep East

  • Jasper County
    First Baptist Church Kirbyville
    105 N. Barrow Ave. Kirbyville, TX  75956
    Fridays 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Newton County
    Texas A&M AgriLife Center
    509 N. Main St., Newton, TX 75966-0627
    Mondays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Polk County
    Polk County Courthouse
    101 W Church St. Livingston, Texas 77351
    Wednesdays 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Sabine County
    Sabine Courthouse Admin Building
    280 Main St. Hemphill, TX 75948
    Mondays 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • San Augustine County
    San Augustine Public Library
    413 E. Columbia St., San Augustine, TX 75972
    Beginning Tuesday, March 12
    Tuesdays
    Hours 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • San Jacinto County
    Shepherd Public Library
    30 N. Liberty Shepherd, Texas 77371 
    Tuesdays, Thursdays
    Hours 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Tyler County
    Tri-County Community Action Office (Holiday Pines Manor)
    1201 Cardinal Drive, Woodville, Texas 75979
    Tuesdays 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

South East

  • Hardin County
    Alma M. Carpenter Public Library
    300 South Ann Street, Sour Lake, Texas 77659
    Friday Hours 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Jefferson County
    Port Arthur Economic Development Corporation
    501 Procter Street, Port Arthur, Texas 77640
    Tuesdays, Wednesdays,Thursdays
    Hours 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Orange County
    Orange County Convention and Expo Center
    11475 FM 1442 Orange, Texas 77630
    Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays
    Hours 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Gulf Coast

  • Brazoria County
    Brazoria County East Annex
    1524 E. Mulberry St., Suite 162, Angleton, TX 77515
    Thursdays 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Chambers County
    Sam and Carmena Goss Public Library
    1 John Hall Drive, Mont Belvieu, Texas 77523
    April 3, 4, 10, 24
    Hours 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Liberty County
    New Bethel Church
    1002 Church Avenue, Cleveland, TX 77327
    Thursdays 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Walker County
    Texas A&M AgriLife Center
    102 Tam Road, Suite B, Huntsville, TX  77320-1918
    Mondays 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Lower Colorado

  • Austin County
    W.E. Hill Community Center
    1000 Main St., Sealy TX 77474
    Tuesdays and Thursdays 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Colorado County
    Eula and David Winterman Library
    101 N Walnut Ave., Eagle Lake, TX 77434
    Mondays 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Matagorda County
    Palacios City Hall
    311 Henderson Ave., Palacios, Texas 77645
    Mondays 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Waller County
    Brookshire Convention Center
    4029 5th St., Brookshire, Texas 77423
    Mondays, Wednesdays
    Hours 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Wharton County
    Wharton Recovery Team Building
    307 W. Milam Street, Suite 307, Wharton, Texas 77488
    Mondays, Fridays
    Hours 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Coastal Bend

  • Bee County
    Texas A&M AgriLife Center
    210 E. Corpus Christi Street, Beeville, TX 78102
    Thursdays 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Jim Wells County
    Jim Wells Fairgrounds – Women’s Building
    3001 S. Johnson St., Alice, TX  78332
    Mondays 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Kleberg County
    Robert J. Kleberg Public Library
    220 N 4th St., Kingsville, TX 78363
    Tuesdays 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Nueces County
    Anita & W. T. Public Library
    1230 Carmel Pkwy., Corpus Christi, TX 78411
    Wednesdays 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Refugio County
    Dennis M. O’Connor Public Library
    815 Commerce St., Refugio, TX 78377
    Tuesdays, Thursdays
    Hours 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • San Patricio County
    Texas A&M AgriLife Center
    219 N. Vineyard Street, Sinton, TX 78387
    Fridays 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Golden Crescent

  • Victoria County
    GC Workforce Solutions - Downtown Victoria
    120 South Main Street, Suite 110, Victoria, TX 77901
    Thursdays, Fridays
    Hours 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

HAVE A QUESTION?

Contact the Texas General Land Office via email at cdr@recovery.texas.gov - please include your full name, address, and county.

or call

Recovery Hotline:
1.844.893.8937 (Toll Free)
512.475.5000

Phone Hours:

  • Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

GLO'S HOUSING COMMITMENT:

The GLO is committed to assisting Texans in the recovery process through this program and has the following services available: