Maplewood Township Affordable Housing Program (MAHP)

Please know there are no current openings. Therefore, at this time we recommend you contact Elvin Pereira at 973-655-0200 for possible assistance via the Essex County Home Improvement Program.

Is your roof leaking?

Do you need new windows?

Are your heating or electrical systems not working properly, outdated or unsafe?

The Mayor and Township Committee invite you to apply to the Maplewood Home Improvement Program

 You can receive up to $20,000 in repairs!

Eligible uses of the funds include replacement or repair to:

  • Roof
  • Heating System
  • Foundation
  • Electrical System
  • Plumbing and Sanitary plumbing
  • Water and Sewer hookups
  • Weatherization (windows, insulation, etc)

If you live in Maplewood, own your home and your total gross annual household income falls below the income limit for your household size, you may be eligible to participate in the Program. (Income limits updated annually.)

Household Size
Maximum Income
  • Funds are provided as a no interest(0%)ten year forgivable loan.
  • There are no monthly payments and the loan is forgiven if the homeowner maintains title and occupancy for a ten year period following the program’s rehabilitation work.

Funding is limited-so don’t wait!

Submit an easy one page pre-application from the top bar of this website’s home page.  If you have additional questions, please contact the Program Administrator, Community Grants Planning & Housing at 609-664-2781 or E-mail

Funding also available for rental properties – Landlords to call for terms

What is CGP&H and what do we do?

CGP&H stands for Community Grants, Planning and Housing. CGP&H administers municipal and county sponsored home improvement programs that service numerous towns throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania.