Property Improvement Program

The Property Improvement Program (PIP) is a grant program for buildings located in the Hollywood CRA Districts. It provides a 50% reimbursement grant up to $50,000 for comprehensive fixed capital improvements to the property. The intent of the program is to encourage property and business owners to restore, renovate and improve their property, thereby improving the area's visual quality and attractiveness, and increasing property values.

Eligible Properties

  • Commercial properties (applicant may be the building owner or a tenant with owner's approval)
  • Multi-Family properties
  • Condominiums (work on exterior or common areas only)
  • Single Family properties (Downtown CRA District only, up to $25,000)

Eligible Improvements

The PIP grant includes any fixed improvements to the exterior of the property. Minor interior work may be included as part of a comprehensive exterior renovation. The following list contains items that may be considered within the scope of work:

  • Exterior painting
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Signage
  • Landscaping
  • Paving parking areas, walkways, or patios
  • Impact-resistant windows and doors
  • Air-conditioning (central air only - if converting from window units currently visible from public right-of-way)
  • Roof repair or replacement (if visible from public right-of-way)
  • Structural repair
  • Concrete restoration
  • Electrical work
  • Plumbing work

Ineligible Improvements

  • Non impact-resistant windows
  • Hurricane shutters
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Major interior work

Terms and Conditions

Grants are limited to property or business owners within the Beach and Downtown Districts of the CRA. Program funding is contingent upon an annual appropriation by the CRA. The CRA reserves the right to cancel this program at any time, prior to grant approval, without notice, if sufficient funds are determined unavailable. The CRA retains the right to display and advertise properties which receive PIP funding.

Application Material