The Longtime Homeowner Assistance program will provide property tax bill assistance to longtime homeowners who have been impacted by the 2021 property tax revaluation. To be eligible for assistance, homeowners must:
- Live in Orange County
- Have lived in their homes for at least 10 years,
- Have experienced an increase in property taxes due to the 2021 revaluation,
- Meet certain income requirements
Three ways to apply:
- Online Application Portal
Pick up a paper application at the Orange County Housing and Community Development Department offices:
300 West Tryon Street, 3rd Floor, Hillsborough, NC 27278
Chapel Hill Office:
2501 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Housing Helpline staﬀ can help people complete and submit applications and to give information on the supporting documentation needed.
Call 919-245-2655 or email HousingHelp@orangecountync.gov.
Applications for assistance will be accepted at https://orangecountynchousing.submittable.com/submit through Dec. 15, 2021.