Homeownership 10% Downpayment Assistance Program in Windsor – Ontario

Homeownership 10% Downpayment Assistance Program in Windsor – Ontario

Investment in Affordable Housing Program for Ontario Extension (IAH-E)

The Federal and Provincial governments partnered to fund a Homeownership Downpayment Assistance Program in Windsor – Ontario. It is estimated the program can provide assistance for a limited number of households. Downpayment assistance of 10% of the purchase price of an eligible home, up to a maximum of $19,700 is provided by a 20-year forgivable loan registered on title as a second mortgage. Completed applications will be generally processed on a first come, first serve basis having regard to a fair distribution of the program funds across Windsor and Essex County. The program expires when program funds are depleted or November 30, 2016, whichever occurs first.

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Water Heating Programs – Condensing Gas Water Heater Incentive Program

Water Heating Programs – Condensing Gas Water Heater Incentive Program

Water Heating Programs – Condensing Gas Water Heater Incentive Program:

Objectives and Description:

Condensing Gas Water Heater Incentive Program offers financial incentives to facilities looking to purchase highly efficient condensing gas water heaters. These water heaters operate at 95% thermal efficiency – which is much higher than conventional tank style water heaters that operate at 80% efficiency. Incentives are provided for $350 per unit.

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Energy Recovery Ventilators (ERV) and Heat Recovery Ventilators (HRV)

Space Heating Programs – Energy Recovery Ventilators (ERV) and Heat Recovery Ventilators (HRV)

Space Heating Programs – Energy Recovery Ventilators (ERV) and Heat Recovery Ventilators (HRV):

Objectives and Description:

Energy Recovery Ventilators (ERV) and Heat Recovery Ventilators (HRV) Program offers financial incentives to facilities looking to purchase either an Energy Recovery Ventilator (ERV) or Heat Recovery Ventilator (HRV). Both are able to provide fresh outdoor air while recovering the most energy possible from outgoing air. Both types of ventilators are ideal for buildings that are sealed for energy saving purposes. Incentives range from $400-$1,500 per unit.

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Space Heating Programs – Demand Control Kitchen Ventilation Unit

Space Heating Programs – Demand Control Kitchen Ventilation Unit

Space Heating Programs – Demand Control Kitchen Ventilation Unit:

Objectives and Description:

Demand Control Kitchen Ventilation Unit Program offers financial incentives to facilities looking to purchase highly efficient destratification fans, which offer an inexpensive and efficient way for facilities to bring the heat down from the ceiling to mix with cooler floor temperature air. These fans can also work in conjunction with air-conditioned spaces, allowing for a higher temperature set point and lower cooling costs. Incentives provided are for $1,300 per unit.

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Space Heating Programs – Condensing Make-up Air (MUA)

Space Heating Programs – Condensing Make-up Air (MUA)

Space Heating Programs – Condensing Make-up Air (MUA):

Objectives and Description:

Condensing Make-up Air (MUA) Program offers financial incentives to facilities looking to purchase condensing make-up air units, providing fresh air to common areas in commercial buildings. These high efficiency units, resulting in lower operating costs, feature high turn-down modulating burners with stainless steel heat exchangers. Incentives range from $500-$2,600 per unit.

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Home Weatherization Program

Home Weatherization Program

Home Weatherization Program:

Objectives and Description:

Home Weatherization Program is a free energy-efficiency upgrade program offered to eligible customers living in homes with low levels of insulation. Union Gas provides the energy assessment, labour, and all materials at no cost to eligible customers.

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Home Reno Rebate

Home Reno Rebate

Home Reno Rebate:

Objectives and Description:

Home Reno Rebate Program provides homeowners with a rebate of up to $2,500 towards energy-efficient home renovations, including the cost of an energy assessment before and after qualifying improvements are undertaken.

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Home Assistance Program

Home Assistance Program

Home Assistance Program:

Objectives and Description:

Home Assistance Program helps qualified homeowners, tenants and social and/or assisted housing providers improve the energy efficiency of their homes through the installation of: 

  • energy-saving light bulbs
  • a power bar
  • a low-flow showerhead (in homes with electric water heating)
  • faucet aerators (in homes with electric water heating)

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Heating and Cooling Incentive

Heating and Cooling Incentive

Heating and Cooling Incentive:

Objectives and Description:

Heating and Cooling Incentive Program offers homeowners a financial incentive of up to $400 by installing a high-efficiency Energy Star qualified central air-conditioning system and $250 by installing a high-efficiency furnace equipped with an electronically commutated motor.

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