We use cookies to make this site simpler. By browsing our pages you are accepting our use of cookies. Find out more on our cookies and privacy page.
Essential Website Maintenance – Thursday 9th January 2020

We will be carrying out essential website maintenance in the afternoon which will affect some functionality. We apologise in advance for any inconvenience the work may cause and will do all we can to keep disruption to an absolute minimum.
Home Resident Housing Information for Landlords Property Improvement loans

Property Improvement loans


Summary (optional)
The Council can provide loans for eligible property owners to bring empty properties back into use as homes and/or, for owners who need financial assistance make their property warm, safe or secure.
start content

If you need improve to your property, you can apply for an interest free loan. There are two interest free schemes available – Home Improvement Loan and Property Improvement Loan.

Home Improvement Loan (HIL)

The HIL scheme provides finance to homeowners, including landlords for home improvements.

Home Improvement Loan Factsheet (PDF)

The improvements funded through the scheme must contribute to making the property ‘Warm, Safe and/or Secure’.

Loans can be £1,000 to £25,000 per unit of accommodation. All loans are secured as first or second charges on the land registry title.

The loan is interest free however, an administration charge will be applied up to the value of £500. This fee may be paid upfront or added to the loan applied for. 

To be considered for the scheme, please complete an Expression of Interest Form below.

Alternatively, for further information and/or to discuss the plans you have for your property in more detail, please contact the Housing Strategy Team

  • By phone on 01492 576274/ 574235
  • By email at housingstrategy@conwy.gov.uk
  • Write to us – Housing Strategy, PO Box 1, LL30 9GN
  • Visit us Monday - Thursday 9:00am-5pm, Friday 9:00am – 4:45pm at Coed Pella, Conway Road, Colwyn Bay, LL29 7AZ.

Please note that the loan is discretionary and an offer of a loan cannot be guaranteed until the applicant has received a formal notice of approval

Property Improvement Loan

The Property Improvement Loan scheme (funded by Welsh Government) also provides interest free loans to fund the renovation or improvement of property that has been empty for 6 months or more, including non-residential property, into new residences.

For more information, please contact the Housing Strategy Team

  • By phone 01492 574235
  • By email at housingstrategy@conwy.gov.uk
  • Write to us – Housing Strategy, PO Box 1, LL30 9GN
  • Visit us Monday – Thursday 9:00am-5pm, Friday 9:00am – 4:45pm.
end content

Find your nearest schools, hospitals, council services and more