What items remain ineligible for the Streamline program?

Properties that require the following work items are not eligible for financing    under the HUD FHA  Streamline 203(k):

  • Major rehabilitation or major remodeling, such as the relocation of a load-bearing wall;
  • New construction (including room additions);
  • Repair of structural damage;
  • Repairs requiring detailed drawings or architectural exhibits;
  • Landscaping or similar site amenity improvements;
  • Any repair or improvement requiring a work schedule longer than six (6) months; or
  • Rehabilitation activities that require more than two (2) payments per specialized contractor.
  • *See other conditions that apply to this program