"Grow Your Home" Home Improvement Program

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Application

Please click the link below to access the Grow Your Home Improvement program application materials.

Grow Your Home Improvement Program - Application and Instructions

About the Program

Raise the roof or build a new addition and Niles will waive up to $5,000 in permit fees.

  • It’s easy to apply: You need proof of ownership, an inspection report, proper zoning and the application form.*
  • Space is limited: Offer only available to 20 qualified applicants per year.
  • Niles Design District: The Niles Design District on Milwaukee Avenue offers everything in one convenient location. Looking to renovate a kitchen or bathroom, expand with a new addition or enhance your home’s curb appeal? The Niles Design District is your home improvement destination. Visit the Niles Design District website.

*More information, application documents and full details will be available soon. Contact Community Development Director Charles Ostman at cfo@vniles.com or visit Village Hall, 1000 Civic Center Dr, Niles, IL 60714.