Orange County

Nonprofit group helps Orange County homeowners afford necessary repairs

ORLANDO, Fla. — Orange County leaders and a local nonprofit are partnering to help homeowners afford necessary repairs.

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The nonprofit, called “Self,” offers equitable access to financing plans as an alternative to conventional loans.

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One project performed Thursday was a roof repair in Pine Hills.

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The homeowner, Roselyn Clouden, said she called Self after she had issues with insurance coverage.

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Roselyn said she has a 13-year-old roof, and wanted to make sure it was insured to avoid any interruptions in coverage.

Self has already helped Orange County residents finance more than $500,000 in home improvements.

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In February 2020, Orange County partnered with the City of Orlando to launch this regional program for homeowners.

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