Paint peeling? Roof leaking? Porch sagging? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, chances are your home is due for routine maintenance. At Historic Macon Foundation, we have a variety of low-interest home improvement loans that will help fund rehabilitation or maintenance projects for College Hill, Vineville, and Downtown property owners. These low-interest loans directly contribute to Historic Macon’s mission to “revitalize our community by preserving architecture and sharing history.”

Key Components of ALL Loan Programs:

  • $5,000 or $10,000 loans available
  • 3% interest rate
  • Fully amortized; repayable over 5 years
  • Must match proposal by 20%
  • Application fee: $135 ($50.00 for members)

To apply:

For more information regarding any of the low-interest loans, please contact Lauren Mauldin, Director of Neighborhood Revitalization, at

Historic Macon's low-interest loan program is generously supported by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.