Residents interested in applying for the program have criteria they have to meet. Each family or individual must be within certain income guidelines and have to own the home. Additionally, applicants must be legal residents of the U.S. and there can be no tax liens against the property. Residents cannot have a felony conviction on their records.
Public Works Director Will Cole, said the quality of the homes make them really stand out in the surrounding, more dilapidated, neighborhoods.
And some point in the near future, the next receipts of improved homes will probably be selected, he added.